2017 ABR Midwest Grooming Clinic This year ABR will again be hosting the
16th Annual Midwest Grooming Clinic, January 30-31, 2017 Free Grooming Expo and Show Day 1 n o cost
The format again for the clinic will be day 1 is a free expo and show. Vendors will be present with equipment to view and demo on day 1. The VIP Room will be available for coffee and rolls sponsored UP Fabrication and will have display space for brochures and vendor information. The parking lot across the road from the trailhead will be for parking and will have all of the equipment displays and demonstrations. The ski trails across the road will be available for testing equipment. This day will be a great way to just show up from 10- 3 and check out the grooming equipment and visit with the reps.
Fee Grooming Clinic and Seminar Day 2 cost $80/person
Day 2 will be here in the VIP Room at ABR from 9-12 will include all indoor lectures, discussions and forums. The price includes rolls and coffee. Discussions topics are listed below.
Evening Meal/Social Hour Jan 30th We will be meeting at the Golden Dragon (formerly Tacconellis) at 6 PM in the banquet room for the groomers to hang out at Social Hour sponsored by Pistenbully. Dinner is available with at 7 PM. The dinner will be paid per person and is not included in the seminar fees.
Lodging Book your lodging from the list on www.abrski.com and ask for
Confirmed Vendors or Equipment available listed below 1. Pistenbully PB 100’s Rubber Track and Combi track 2. Tidd Tech G2 3. Yellowstone Track Systems Ginzu Groomers 4. Ski-Doo TUV Expedition 5. Yamaha Grizzly with Camoplast Tracks 6. Polaris Ranger 1000 with Camoplast Tracks 7. Arctic Cat Bear Cat Groomers Special 8. Snow Implements Rollers and Drags 9. Northland Equipment dealer for John Deere and Artic Cat 10. Alpina Sherpa 11. UP Fabrication 12. Kymco with Tracks 13. Arrowhead Groomers Dave 715-479-4200 14. John Deere Gators with Camoplast Tracks and power steering 15. and John Deere Factory engineers attending 16. Nortec with powertiller 17. Lite Trax will be presenting the model 1500TD2-HC with 45hp; 5/8 psi ground pressure that can pull up to a 12 ft. groomer
18. Matracks 218-683-9800 Roger 19. Dominator American Track Truck 906-353-6330 Dave [email protected]
20. Argo invited 21. Ravco Pence WI 22. Prinoth David 970-244-9725 [email protected]
23. All Track 403-250-8856 Tyler [email protected]
24. Mountain Grooming 802-496-3836/363-6739 Doug Wilson 25. Snow Rabbit Groomers 26. Snow Grooming Magazine 866-954-8163
Day 2 at ABR VIP Room 9 AM -12 PM ● Grooming 101 basic grooming fundamentals ● Snowmobile set up for grooming. ● Review of cooling, steering and wiring modifications to make your snowmobile work better for grooming. ● Advanced and early season grooming techniques ● Grooming with a Snow cat vs. ATV/UTV vs Snowmobile ● Grooming from a skier's perspective ● Grooming Scenarios
Bring your used equipment that you have for sale or a photo and ad to post on the FOR SALE board at the clinic! You can follow our Web site. abrski.com for other details. ABR Trails E-5299 West Pioneer Road Ironwood MI 49938
2017 Grooming Registration Form Attending the Free Expo Day______ (registration for day 1 is optional since there is no fee but helpful for planning purposes) Attending the Grooming Clinic Seminar Day ($80/person)
Attending the Social hour________ Attending the dinner_______ Payment by check, cash or credit card (P.O.’s accepted with approval) Company/Club____________________________________________________ Groomer Name(s)_________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________ Phone #
City/State Zip _____________________________________________________ Email
Mail this form to ABR Trails E5299 West Pioneer Road, Ironwood MI 49938 906-932-3502 www.abrski.com [email protected]