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A COVID-19 Update from SPC

Hello Space Coasters!

We are cautiously continuing our outdoor events with great respect for the COVID-19 illness.  Please understand that we are doing our best to move forward, but events may be postponed or canceled as new regulations and information become available.  The CDC recommends slowing the spread of COVID-19 by wearing a mask when around people who don’t live in your household. Staying at least 6 feet away from others. Washing your hands often and use hand sanitizer when soap and water are not available.

Below is a list of the upcoming events we have scheduled. Per Phase 2 guidance, all persons in Florida are encouraged to avoid congregating in groups larger than 50.  This said we have had to limit participation in our events to remain compliant.

Kaffeeklatsches (Cars & Coffee) – 3 Locations Monthly  

Come have coffee and visit with like minded Porsche enthusiasts on Saturday or Sunday mornings 9-11 AM. Most of our time is spent outside in the parking lot where we can safely social distance and enjoy the cars! No need to pre-register – just come out for a fun morning.   Some wise members have begun bringing folding chairs to enjoy our coffee’s even more.

Melbourne – Sat Oct 3, 9am – 11am. Bold Cup Coffee, 2271 Town Center Ave #117, Melbourne, FL

Vero Beach-  Sun Oct 11, 9am – 11am. Panera Bread, 2001 Indian River Blvd, Vero Beach, FL

Daytona Sun Sept 20, 9am -11am Jason’s Corner 135 Canal St. New Smyrna Beach, FL

Space Coast Autocross: Saturday, Oct 3rd (Important Registration and Event details here)

We are very tentatively looking to schedule our World Class Autocross events, but are also concerned about everyone’s safety.  So we are ecstatic to announce our “Save the Date” for our restart of our Autocross Events.  Stay tuned to see if our COVID situation will allow the safe conduct of an Autocross.   The American Muscle Car Museum site is amazing! It features a 1/8-mile dragstrip, skidpad, and road course all in one, a driver’s dream come true! A $50.00 admission fee must be paid online through ClubRegistration and waivers signed in order to participate. Due to COVID-19 we require online registration and payment only, no cash taken day of the event. New Coronavirus Guidelines must be followed in order to continue with our Autocross Program. Must be a PCA member driving a Porsche to compete.  Sponsored by Porsche Melbourne. Registration to open in August on Clubregistration.net if we are able to begin.

Tech Session at Porsche Melbourne – Saturday Oct 24th        

Sponsored by Porsche Melbourne. Registration to open in early October. More information on the topic and details closer to date.

The appearance of our activities will be different with social distancing (6 feet apart), lots of handwashing/sanitizing and facemasks encouraged when in close contact.  However, it will be great to see friends and check out everyone’s Porsche again!  It feels great to resume some of our club activities

If you have any ideas for possible events that you are interested in organizing as we bring our schedule back up to speed, please contact Robin, RobinCHoffman@hotmail.com, or Scott, dskee@cfl.rr.com.

More information and a complete list of events are on our website calendar: https://spc.pca.org/calendar/ and our Facebook events: Space Coast PCA

We hope to see you at a future event!  Thank you for your patience as we continue to work through the challenges brought forth by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please stay safe and take care!

Here is a link to our PCA National COVID-19 Member Safety Guidelines:  Member Safety Guidelines

Robin Hoffman, President

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PCA’s SPace Coast Region, serving members in the East Central Florida Counties of Brevard, Indian River and Volusia. As part of PCA Zone 12, we have around 1,000 members and are still growing.  Not a member?  Join PCA here and don’t forget to select “SPace Coast” as your region!  Check out the Region map for a list of Zone 12 Region affiliates.

See what else is happening…  We have at least one event on our calendar each and every month. You don’t have to attend them all, but maybe circle one or two and get out enjoy the camaraderie and passion shared by your fellow Porsche enthusiasts.  Have a look at our web calendar, or check our Facebook Events page for all the updates.

Please update your PCA account information – PCAlogo4COnly you can update the information contained on the PCA website: http://www.pca.org. SPace Coast Region receives all of its contact data from PCA. Please make sure that we have your correct mailing address, contact phone number and email address. Almost one-quarter of our members do not have an email address listed with PCA; email is a critical tool that SPC uses to communicate event activities. Should you have any questions on how to make these changes, contact either the Membership Chair or the President via our Contact Us page.