Opening Day, April 16, 2010
Ted Simon giving one of his very popular talks on his Jupiter's Travels.
Monika and Gary
Monika and Gary Wescott show off their Turtle V expedition vehicle.
Stephanie Hackney presenting her class on staying organized while traveling.
Austin Vince presenting his popular class on "DIY" (do it yourself) adventure. Austin also presented the first annual Adventure Travel Film Festival.
Kellie and Leith Porter were one of many families who came to the Expo.
Spirit, of the famous TheOasisofMySoul.com blog by Ara Gugherian. Spirit rides in a BMW sidecar.
Presenters Doug and Stephanie Hackney, who have traveled 43 countries in the overlanding adventures.
Overland Experts taught one of the recovery classes, utilizing ARB's outfitted JK.
Thor Jonnsen of Viking Offroad and Nathan Hindmann of Pangaea Expeditions taught a winching class.
Land Rover Las Vegas brought their beautifully restored 1964 Land Rover Forward Control, used to anchor the entryway and serve as an operations center.
Suzuki North America brought two fully overland-outfitted vehicles.
Roseann Hanson, director, and (background, left), Graham Jackson, director of training.
Amado Territory Ranch, 30 miles south of Tucson, Arizona, is a perfect setting for the event.
Mark and Brooke Stephens of AdventureParents.com provided classes and plenty of smiles throughout the event.
TAD Gear showed off their expedition wear and gear, much of it made in the U.S. (and their beautiful, restored FJ40, in TAD livery).
Overland Journal's eye-catching booth, with their Royal Enfield (new) from India.
The people make the show. Our VIPs, from left: Lois Pryce, Austin Vince, Lorraine Chittock, Ted Simon, Gaurav Jani.
A record number of ladies joined us for OX10; Nicole Espinosa, owner of Rugged Rider.com
Motorcycle instructor Brian DeArmon
Participants in the roundtable discussion on solo overlanding (from left, Lois Pryce, Gaurav Jani, Lorraine Chittock, and Ara Gureghian)
Participants in the roundtable discussion on travel in Mexico.
Sportsmobile and Four Wheel Campers each sponsored an evening Happy Hour.