Cape2Knysna Challenge, 2014

A few days off work. An entry to the Knysna Forest Marathon. And another petrol price hike. Three perfect ingredients to justify getting on your bike and riding off over the horizon on another adventure. And thus was born the Cape2Knysna challenge, a kind of dodgy attempt to combine a holiday, exercise and sightseeing all … Continue reading Cape2Knysna Challenge, 2014

Tankwa calling

No one goes into the driest place in our country without good reason. Even fewer venture through without a destination on the other side. You don’t just accidentally stumble into the Tankwa. My introduction to this desert landscape came a few years back when our family weekend getaway turned into an exploration of a more … Continue reading Tankwa calling

Freedom footage

The daily scribblings of a Freedom Challenge rider, covering the 2300km route as it winds its way across South Africa. Part 1 – from the start in Pietermaritzburg to arriving in Romansfontein on day 9. Part 2 – day 10 to arriving in Prince Albert on day 19. Part 3 – from Prince Albert, via … Continue reading Freedom footage