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April 15th, 2010 | Africa

Ready for Rwanda, Dudes !!

The title of this post says it all !! The Big Fella is good to go again !! I spent yesterday, writing the post about the events of the 13th, and my ordeal to get to Dodoma… I also went through all the options available to me, including getting the bike onto a truck, and […]

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 27th, 2010 | Africa

Roger to the Rescue… Part Two!

With a leaking rear Ohlin’s shock, I had no choice but to get back to Pretoria to have it sorted, and asked Roger Smith of Bavarian Motorcycles to help me with all the arrangements. By the time I arrived at their premises on Friday morning, the staff involved had been informed and were waiting for […]

March 26th, 2010 | Africa

The Return to S.A. …

Having to ride back to Pretoria invoked within me a bag of mixed feelings… Having crossed the border into Namibia, I had bid my country goodbye and focused my mind on the journey ahead… A leaking shock absorber was now sending me back to the very place that I had started from ! During the […]