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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 […]

April 10th, 2010 | Africa

Karonga on the Lake…

While the house still slumbered, I quietly carried all my kit through to the garage where Big Fella stood waiting… Getting tyres tied on properly was my main concern. I opted to hang them off the Top-box, and tied them down with two bungi cords, as well as a pair of tie-down straps. I was […]

April 9th, 2010 | Africa

Pump it Up !!

If you are interested in the technical bits and bobs that a long distance rider needs to keep in mind, then read on… This post is about tyre pressures under various conditions and was provided by Steve Eilertsen of Africa Long Distance and Off Road Riding Academy. I attended an off road course in 2009, […]