We Get By With A Little Help…

…From our friends at GoWesty!

Somewhere on the northern Brazilian coast when the constant heat and rain turned the inside of the bus into a petri dish, a kind reader suggested we get a mold-resistant pop-top tent. What a great idea! Where can we pick one up on the Amazon river? We couldn’t, of course, but the guys at GoWesty offered to help us out with a new one. At the time, we figured we’d be back in the U.S. eventually and really had no desire to install a pop-top tent in the rainforest. So, we balked until a more convenient time.

That’s now.

We are thrilled to announce that the fine folks at GoWesty have agreed to help us get Red Beard back in business. GoWesty has been a big supporter of our trip from the beginning – they’ve helped promote us, encouraged us and given us some great advice. Now, they’ve upped the ante and have generously supplied us with a bunch of great stuff.

After multiple friendly emails and a constantly expanding parts list, we had ourselves a contract with a burrito clause (we knew we had partnered with the right folks). Last week, big heavy boxes started arriving in the mail. Honestly, I don’t think I’ve ever seen Jason so happy. So, a huge thanks to everyone at GoWesty for helping us prepare for the next phase of journey. We’re happy to be part of the family!

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4 thoughts on “We Get By With A Little Help…

  • September 30, 2013 at 9:35 AM
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    Right on!!

    thank you GoWesty!

  • September 30, 2013 at 10:05 AM
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    I have been making regular visits to GoWesty’s website to keep my Vanagon in shape. Just in the last week I got a rebuilt cylinder head 🙂

  • September 30, 2013 at 2:00 PM
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    Glad to hear the packages have arrived safely. We are thrilled to help sponsor the BodesWell.com journey, and we can’t wait to see the new adventures unfold!

    Very sincerely,

    Jad Josey
    General Manager
    GoWesty Camper Products

  • September 30, 2013 at 7:11 PM
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    Man, all you have to do is drive around South America to get free stuff from GoWesty? Let me plan my route!

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