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April 30th, 2010 | Africa

The “K. to K.” Run…(Kampala to Kigali)

The rain that I had been warned about came down in buckets on Thursday, and when I looked out of my window, the parts of Kampala that I could see, were awash with water… I decided to put my ride to Rwanda off for the day, and rather get an early start on Friday… I […]

April 14th, 2010 | Africa

Down, and almost out, in Dodoma…

Don’t know where to begin with this posting…. It will be a long one, but I need to document it all to remind myself of a day that I do not want to forget. For many reasons, both good and bad… I guess I should start by thanking the Lord that I am safe and […]

March 19th, 2010 | Africa

Coincidence…? I think not…!

In many of the places I have over-nighted, since the “Long Distance Riding” bug took over my system, I have found myself either across the road from, or very close to, Churches of various sizes and denominations… Here in Springbok, it is no different… I am staying across the road from a beautiful Dutch Reformed […]

February 25th, 2010 | Africa

More days like today, please…!!

Despite riding almost the entire day in pouring rain, today was a good day !! Kitted out to look like the Michelin Man in all my gear, with a full rain suit over all that, I rode out into heavy rain and thought briefly about my last trip through Africa, where it rained for 53 […]

February 5th, 2010 | Africa

Pauli…!! You Peach !!

I have mentioned Pauli Massyn, owner of GPS4Africa in previous posts, and he is prominently featured on the Sponsor and Supporters page of this website. From the very first time I visited him, he showed a huge interest in what I was planning to do, and set out to assist me as much as he […]