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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-25-2006, 02:22 PM Thread Starter
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-25-2006, 02:49 PM
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Yup, they talked about it Saturday night at the Wegman Auction. Good times as always, but sad to see Gordy go. He's been in the game longer than I have been alive and done a lot of good things to help people out.

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why is gordy getting out?

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-25-2006, 03:06 PM
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why is gordy getting out?
20 years is a long time to be doing the same job. I'm not sure of his age, but I think he was just looking to try something different.

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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-26-2006, 07:50 AM
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Running the Wegman was a full-time commitment... he has a wife and family that he wants to spend more time with.

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Jeff Kufalk is starting the Red Flag Fund to replace it. Jeff is a great guy. He's helped me out a bunch and didn't know me at all when he offered his assistance. He's giving up racing to do this and help his kids start riding. I offered him up any help I can give. It's good to know there are things like this out there!

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Red Flag Fund to succeed Wegman Benefit Fund

more info on the Red Flag Fund

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