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Over the years, BAMD hosted dozens of group drives and tech days. The photos and descriptions below are from some of our earlier events. If you are a registered BAMD driver and are interested leading a spirted group drive or hosting a tech session, contact the BAMD Chief Control Freak at chiefcontrolfreak@bayareamiatadrivers.com
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Summer Peninsula Run
July 20, 2013
BAMD's epic run along some of the best Miata roads in the Bay Area
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Spring Tech Day 2013
May 25, 2013
Tech day, barbeque, lots of sun, and a big crowd for a coilover install
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South Bay Run
March 9, 2013
Some epic Miata adventures in the south bay hills and beyond
350 views | 1 comment
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Clearlake Winter Run
February 9, 2013
BAMD Miatas own the roads on a cool blast to Clearlake and back
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Peninsula run 2013
January 12, 2013
Miatas at their best on a bright sunshiny day in January
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BAMD "Turn 60" HPDE
December 15 & 16, 2012
A wonderful weekend of Miata camaraderie, spirit, and speed
436 views | 3 comments
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BAMD Anniversary Run
November 24, 2012
A fantastic BAMD drive to celebrate another year of fantastic drives
368 views | 3 comments
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Lake Berryessa Run
October 20, 2012
Great driving and lots of sun on a cool October Saturday
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Fall South Bay Run
September 8, 2012
Top-down weather for some spirited climbs in the South Bay
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Stewarts Point 2012
August 11, 2012
Great weather and a record turnout for this legendary BAMD run
228 views | 3 comments
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Peninsula Run 2012
July 14, 2012
Huge turnout and clear sailing for a spirited run through the west bay
309 views | 2 comments
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Clearlake Run 2012
June 16, 2012
A long, cool run to the lake on a very hot June afternoon
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Marin-Sonoma 2012
April 15, 2012
A spirited run through the very green Sonoma countryside
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South Bay Tech Day
April 7, 2012
Flyin' Miata frame rails and sway bars transform a '97 STO
302 views | 2 comments
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Mt. Hamilton 2012
March 10, 2012
A quick blast up and over the South Bay's biggest hill
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Early Spring Tech Day
February 25, 2012
Perfect weather for an FM 2.0 Upgrade and some Spring Cleaning
266 views | 2 comments
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Solano-Napa Run
February 12, 2012
Exploring new roads adds some epic fun to a classic BAMD run
248 views | 3 comments
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BAMD Tech Day
January 28, 2012
An easy day of shocks, steering wheels, and dashboard lights
213 views | 1 comment
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CCF Birthday Run
January 14, 2012
Perfect weather and few OTMs make for a spectacular drive
288 views | 1 comment
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BAMD Striping Day
December 3, 2011
BAMD continues to bring back stripes one Miata at a time
272 views | 1 comment
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Anniversary Run 2011
November 19, 2011
A big turnout for the second annual BAMD Birthday bash
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Convertible Top Day
November 5, 2011
BAMD replaces not one, but two soft tops on a cool Fall morning
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Marin-Sonoma Run
October 22, 2011
Updated version of the Mt. Tam run explores some great new roads
265 views | 1 comment
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Autumn Big Hill Run
September 24, 2011
BAMD's assault on one of the Bay Area's major mountains
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Clearlake Run 2011
August 27, 2011
Fabulous weather and breathtaking scenery for a favorite drive
224 views | 1 comment
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BAMD Paint Day
August 6, 2011
A do-over for the front bumper on a Classic Red NA
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July 2011 Tech Day
July 16, 2011
The BAMD team makes short work of a convertible top install
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Stewarts Point 2011
July 9, 2011
BAMD Miatas invade the north coast on a cool and sunny summer day
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June Peninsula Run
June 11, 2011
The always-fun Mt. Tam run moves south to the S.F. peninsula
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May Tech Day
May 21, 2011
An ambitious day for BAMD as BARBI installs a roll bar in record time
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Dyno Day 2
April 23, 2011
Everybody wins as the BAMD horsepower race accelerates
351 views | 3 comments
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Napa-Sonoma Run
April 2, 2011
A huge crowd for the springtime version of BAMD's first group drive
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Springtime in the Hills
March 13, 2011
BAMD drivers refuse to give in to a little inclement weather
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BAMD Dyno Day
February 26, 2011
When it comes to horsepower, knowing is better than guessing.
266 views | 1 comment
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Feb. Peninsula Run
February 12, 2011
Another fabulous drive around the peninsula and along the coast
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January Tech Day
January 15, 2011
Hard Dog Sport roll bar installation in a Classic Red 2000
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CCF Birthday Run
January 9, 2011
Staying warm and chasing the sun through the South bay hills.
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BAMD Holiday Party
December 11, 2010
Celebrating BAMD's first full year of Miata fun in substitute Miatas
377 views | 1 comment
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Anniversary Run
November 28, 2010
Better late than never as faithful drivers recreate the BAMD Inagural run
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November Tech Day
November 13, 2010
Big turnout for a timing belt and lessons on reading directions
351 views | 2 comments
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Alignment Day
October 16, 2010
Rust attacks, but hard work and generosity prevail
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Fall Mt. Tam Run
October 9, 2010
A BAMD hillclimb with fun roads and a spectacular view
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September Tech Day
September 18, 2010
How to change a timing belt if everything goes perfectly.
379 views | 1 comment
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Fall Mt. Hamilton Run
September 12, 2010
Enjoying the last perfect days of Summer in a Miata
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Stewarts Point Run
August 21, 2010
A brisk November top-down drive in the middle of August
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South Bay Run
July 31, 2010
A great turnout for a spirited run through the South Bay hills
429 views | 4 comments
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Miatas by the Bay
June 27, 2010
A fabulous day on the water, under the sun, and up in the hills
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Clearlake Run
June 19, 2010
The long and winding and very fun roads of Northern California
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June Tech Day
June 13, 2010
BAMDs most ambitious tech day to date: clutch job
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May Peninsula Run
May 22, 2010
Another twisty run to the coast on a near-perfect spring day
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May "De-tech" Day
May 8, 2010
Where BAMD stuffs a Miata into the back of a Jeep Cherokee
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April Tech Day
April 24, 2010
Miata drivers overhaul the entire suspension on a Classic Red '91
534 views | 1 comment
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Napa-Sonoma Run
April 18, 2010
BAMD enjoys the best day of 2010 for a Miata group drive
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Mt. Hamilton Run
March 20, 2010
Handling one of the more challenging roads in the Bay Area
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UFO Auto-x School
March 13, 2010
Back to school to brush up on some useful autocross skills
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March Tech Day
March 6, 2010
Celebrating one more Miata owner with a padded roll bar
302 views | 2 comments
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HPDE at Infineon
February 27, 2010
BAMD drivers learn the racing line and come away hooked
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Marin-Sonoma Run
February 20, 2010
BAMD finds a dry and sunny day in an El Nino February
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Peninsula Run
January 31, 2010
Top down in January on California's Pacific Coast Highway
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January Tech Day
January 23, 2010
Suspension mods on early Miatas doesn't always go well
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South Bay Run
January 2, 2010
Starting off the new year right on some excellent back roads
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December Tech Day
December 19, 2009
A dozen installers make short work of a Hard Dog Ace roll bar
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Holiday Party
December 12, 2009
A different kind of BAMD eventóno driving, no wrenching, but still fun
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November Tech Day
November 28, 2009
Brakes, pizza, sunshine, and a quick run to the coast
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BAMD Inagural Run
November 15, 2009
The adventure begins. The BAMD group drive that started it all
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