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Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Totally agree!

I still talk with Su and John at Motoaventures and they are extremely appreciative of the RR and videos. So much that they have links to both on their website. ...
Forum: Ride reports 04-28-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 1,958,981
Posted By globalpilot4
Wow!

Just finished reading through this epic RR. Good for you my man! I am envious of your freedom and admire your sense of adventure. Enjoy every moment. Most of us are busy gambling on the most...
Forum: Ride reports 04-27-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
65

I must admit that I am stoked to hear that Charley is posting links to my videos and RR. This RR has been a labor of love, albeit a very time consuming endeavor, and it is a great feeling to know...
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Matt

Your are correct. It was Canadian Matt. I didn't really spend much time with him on the trip, and I'm not sure where he is now. Small world though!
Forum: Ride reports 04-20-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Rod

Thanks for following. I have done some amazing rides in TN when i used to live in Nashville. Beautiful area!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-19-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,540
Posted By globalpilot4
Expo

Just slap a big ass ADV sticker on your forehead and you will surely be recognized! Been chatting with Charley and he is 90 percent sure that he is going to make the Expo. He has been over in...
Forum: Ride reports 04-19-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Expo

Feldjager, I look forward to meeting you at the Expo as well. Swing by the booth and meet the gang. Are you camping out as well?
Forum: Ride reports 04-19-2013, 05:46 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Thanks Douthers

I appreciate the feedback. I try to keep the RRs entertaining!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-18-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,430
Posted By globalpilot4
Expo

I will be heading up to the expo on the 17th. I will be camping out, riding, and drinking beer. It would be great to meet up with some of you FFs!
:freaky
Forum: Americas 04-18-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,248
Posted By globalpilot4
Expo

I will be heading up to the expo on the 17th. I will be camping out, riding, and drinking beer. It would be great to meet up with some of you FFs!
:freaky
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-18-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,540
Posted By globalpilot4
Expo

I will be heading up to the expo on the 17th. I will be camping out, riding, and drinking beer. It would be great to meet up with some of you FFs!
:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 04-18-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Overland Expo 2013

I was sorting through photos and came up on a collection from the Overland Expo last year in Flagstaff. This expo is nothing short of inspiring and is guaranteed to make you want to quit your day...
Forum: Ride reports 04-18-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Baja

Give me shout when you are heading down to AZ. I am in the Scottsdale area and there are some amazing tracks around here. Green Valley is a great launching point for rides down to Baja!:wink:
Forum: Ride reports 04-17-2013, 11:41 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Mazambala Lodge

I had a little free time this evening and put together a quick video highlighting the Mazambala Lodge which I spoke about in my last RR. This place was truly amazing, and the river safari was...
Forum: Ride reports 04-17-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Forum: Ride reports 04-17-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Thanks MJ!

What part of Denver? I grew up in Colorado, just outside of Aspen in the Roaring Fork Valley. Despite all my travels, it is still my favorite place on the planet.

And yes...it has been...
Forum: Ride reports 04-16-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Divava to Caprivi

Alright...let's get back to the RR. Our ride today took us along the Caprivi Strip, which is the wettest part of Namibia. It is a little slice of green wedged in the middle of a sea of beige desert...
Forum: Ride reports 04-16-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Stay tuned!

I have received numerous messages from you FF's about finishing this ride report. I appreciate all the positive feedback, and I am on a mission to deliver the final two days of our trip. I have...
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Mountain, Thanks for following my ride report....

Mountain,
Thanks for following my ride report. I definitely didn't give up on it, although my motivation for finishing it was diminished. I didn't want the ride report to end!! I recently went for a...
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
I have been trying to answer this question myself...

I have been trying to answer this question myself for quite some time now. Ideally, I would like to have one of each! The 1200 GSA is the perfect all around bike. It is extremely comfortable on long...
Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
"JUMP" video!!

As promised, here is a quick video of Jimmy's Death Jump! This man is a legend and I am proud to call him one of my closest friends. Enjoy!!

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Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Death jump and ball sacks!

After two weeks of solid riding, life was good. We had all settled into a newer, slower pace of life where time was measured in kilometers and laughs, rather than by deadlines and demands. Gone was...
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Max Hastings. Thanks for reading this RR, and...

Max Hastings. Thanks for reading this RR, and good luck to you guys on your epic trip. I am extremely envious. I will kick in some $$ to help you guys out. Happy holidays!!
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Etosha to N'kwazi - 490 km

I was really looking forward to a new, fresh day of riding. Tim's crash yesterday had really shaken up the group quite a bit, and we all needed a good night's sleep to put it behind us. Su decided...
Forum: Ride reports 11-21-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Don't let that hold you back! We had a few noobs...

Don't let that hold you back! We had a few noobs on the ride that did just fine. You can select a route that is less technical and more street oriented.
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Vingerclip to Etosha

The crash....

Today started off like any other riding day. Tim and I got up early, assembled our gear, and scrambled to grab some grub in the restaurant. We had a big day ahead of us...493 km of...
Forum: Ride reports 11-10-2011, 08:46 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Thanks!

Again, thanks for all of the positive feedback!! It provides me the motivation to keep investing the time in these RR's! :mully
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2011, 01:12 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Tell Jaks thanks, and I will try and tune in for...

Tell Jaks thanks, and I will try and tune in for sure. Hope all is well.
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Swakopmund to Vingerclip

After 2,500 km of riding through South Africa and Namibia, we had reached the half way mark. We had a day off to wander the streets of Swakopmund, a very German influenced beach town along the...
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 38,605
Posted By globalpilot4
Awesome ride report and great photos. I just go...

Awesome ride report and great photos. I just go back from a trip to South Africa, Namibia, and Zambia. Thanks for sharing mate!!
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Claudio

Claudio is still filming documentaries all over the globe. Here is a link to his latest.

http://vimeo.com/30186882
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Namib Naukluf Reserve to Swakopmund

My alarm clock went off at 5:30 am. I jumped out of bed, a little disoriented since I have been staying in a different lodge every night for the past week, and started getting all of my riding gear...
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
In that case, I'll make more videos!!:D

In that case, I'll make more videos!!:D
Forum: Ride reports 10-19-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
We never had more than a tail bag on the bikes. ...

We never had more than a tail bag on the bikes. The two support vehicles carried our gear to and from the lodges. Charley calls this "glamping"...glamorous camping!! It was a nice treat, bit I did...
Forum: Ride reports 10-19-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Namibian Roads

First of all, thank you for all of the positive feedback on this ride report so far. This forum has provided me with endless amounts of inspiration to get out there and explore, and I hope to...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Fish River Canyon to Le Mirage

My roommate, GSDOG, and I awoke early to get a jumpstart on the 500+ km riding day. We had arranged to get an early start with two other riders, Adam and Jimmy. After six days of riding together,...
Forum: Ride reports 10-10-2011, 10:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 857
Posted By globalpilot4
Already covered!

Crashburnfly is currently covering this RR. It is his father. Check out the thread mate.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=731217
Forum: Ride reports 10-10-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Buck takes out biker!!!

I just had to include this in my ride report. This clip is absolutely insane!!! A mountain biker is completely annihilated by a buck while riding in Africa. I hate to think what this animal could...
Forum: Ride reports 10-10-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
New Africa Video!

I have put together a quick video of the second and third day of riding in Africa. I tried to include as much of the terrain as possible to show the road conditions. It was a bit technical in...
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 143,870
Posted By globalpilot4
Thanks for the great feedback JohnnieBoy, but I...

Thanks for the great feedback JohnnieBoy, but I don't think I am stealing anybody's wind. I have read some incredible Ride Reports lately...trips that I can only live vicariously through fellow ADV...
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