The Nine Seven Five…

We have at least one lucky bugger in our midst… Our man Gus has been out adventuring again in the heart of the Northern Cape. He gathered a group of like-minded fellows and aimed for Middelpos, which as the name of the spot suggests, is in the middle… in fact Middelpos is about halfway between…

The Colenso Zingela Adventure Bike Tour

We received a dispatch from friend and fellow adventurer, Steve McCurrach, of Adventure Bike Safaris. He spilled the beans on a recent Adventure Bike Tour he led in the heart of the Kwa-Zulu Natal Midlands. Looks like they had a grand time of it, read on and enjoy their journey, illustrated and writ below… “Colenso…

The More you practice the better you will be…

The more you practice the better you will be… Our Cape Town Correspondent, Angus, reports on continued practice on the Honda Africa Twin in the lead up to the Honda Quest finals which roll out in Namibia this September… “To round up a riding group is not an easy thing… For the upcoming Honda Quest…

Honda Quest Boot Camp

Our man, Angus from Cape Town, had the time of his life participating in the Honda Quest True Adventure Boot Camp which was staged this past weekend near Ceres in the Western Cape. It appears that the Organisers put the ladies and gents through their paces with tests ranging from general knowledge all the way…

A Gravel Un-ravel in the KZN Midlands

A Gravel Un-ravel in the KZN Midlands. So… The big GS1200LC had been delivered back to the Man Cave a few days ago after it had been to the BMW Agent in Durban for the front suspension re-call item to be sorted out. New suspension stanchions with the associated collars had been installed and all…

Angus reports on preparations for the upcoming Honda Quest

Quest – a long and arduous search for something, an expedition by a knight to carry out a specific task – so says the Oxford English Dictionary. Our Cape Town Corespondent, Angus Welch, updates us on the Cape Town participants’ preparations for the Honda Quest Boot Camp which is coming up shortly. “After some chit…

The Africa Twin in the Tankwa

Preparations for the Honda Quest – True Adventure Our Cape Town Correspondent, Angus, has been getting out and about on his Honda Africa Twin lately. He has been selected as a semi finalist to participate in the Honda Quest Boot Camp and hopes to be part of the group of just twenty riders who will…

On a Wing & Some Gravel

On a Wing and some Gravel “So guys, where do we think we should overnight tonight?” We had left Cape Town and were making our way back to our homes in Kwa-Zulu Natal after a magnificent motorbike adventure in the Karoo. “Let’s aim for Colesberg” came the reply “We will have broken the back of…