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Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Snippets from the route to Katse <iframe...

Snippets from the route to Katse


<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/lGo_W5LpHdI" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-06-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 3,079
Views: 882,718
Posted By MikieSA
no!! He is hARMless

no!! He is hARMless
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
quickly slapped a video of the Sani climb...

quickly slapped a video of the Sani climb together



<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/6ohPzQyKSjQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Ride reports 07-14-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Slowly I am getting to editing the videos ...

Slowly I am getting to editing the videos

This is the new enormous bridge that is under construction in Lesotho, facing the sun and dust on the lens causes some poor quality


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Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
:eek1 :deal :lol3

:eek1 :deal :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
:1drink :wink: Thanks Report is complete,...

:1drink :wink: Thanks

Report is complete, I still have some video, but need to edit that, once I have I will update it here too
Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
:lol3 Close, I actually understood that though,...

:lol3 Close, I actually understood that though, it shoudl actually be

Dankie fok, daar was geen Voorvel Fotos nie
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Day 5 The final day was here, some of us were...

Day 5
The final day was here, some of us were feeling lightly tender this morning. Today we would be back home after 343km, mainly tar and one or two farm roads.
...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Orko noticed something wrong with his bike, there...

Orko noticed something wrong with his bike, there was just no power, so we stopped, and deduced that his air filter must now be totally blocked with oil and dust, not much we could do at that stage,...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Thansk And I am also glad we did it now, at...

Thansk
And I am also glad we did it now, at the rate the roadworks are going down there, it wont take long before they surface the lot down there
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
On we went, we still had a long way to go and we...

On we went, we still had a long way to go and we were way behind schedule, a few bends further down the mountain roads I came over a little rise and started going downhill, noticing a rut extending...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
The route followed the dam edge albeit a lot...

The route followed the dam edge albeit a lot higher than water level. It didn’t take long for the wind to start picking up again, this time it was back with a vengeance blowing like there was no...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Yay, there is life!!! I was startign to think...

Yay, there is life!!! I was startign to think that I am telling the story to myself :rofl
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Day 4 345km of mainly dirt lay ahead for us,...

Day 4
345km of mainly dirt lay ahead for us, but after the previous day’s awesome riding we were up for it, no sweat!!
Once again we were up around 6am; as you get older the body clocks just...
Forum: Ride reports 06-24-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
The icy wind was gusting outside and we still had...

The icy wind was gusting outside and we still had a long way to go to Katse. We promptly hit the road without a clue of what to expect, would there be snow? Rain? Mud?
The first stretch of road is...
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
The border was a breeze, we were asked how long...

The border was a breeze, we were asked how long we were staying, completed a form, had passports stamped and were wished a safe journey.
And the ascent started, it was much easier than I had...
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Day 3 We were up at 6, I was still laughing at...

Day 3
We were up at 6, I was still laughing at machete’s near tumble from the top bunk that he was sleeping on in the middle of the night. Outside the temperatures weren’t in our favour, -3Deg C is...
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
The Route was mapped out, stick as close as...

The Route was mapped out, stick as close as possible to the Mountains all the way to Himeville. Mainly forest roads out there, with nice dirt highways, and one or two nice tar passes with awesome...
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Day 2 Friday the 13th we were up before 6am,...

Day 2
Friday the 13th we were up before 6am, nerves? Excitement? Hangovers? Who knows, but today was the day we climb Sani pass. It was very fresh outside, our bike had a layer of ice on them, the...
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
The day finally arrived 12 June 2014 and we met...

The day finally arrived 12 June 2014 and we met at a busy petrol station along William Nicol road just before the morning rush hour, 2 BMW R1200GS Adventures, 1 Triumph 800XC and a bright orange Oros...
Forum: Ride reports 06-22-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Preparation

The week leading up to the trip brought the first cold front and snow on the Maluti Mountains; predicted temperatures were predicted down to -12 Deg Celcius. Honestly I thought the possibility of...
Forum: Ride reports 06-22-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,283
Posted By MikieSA
Four Frozen Foreskins do Lesotho 2014

Ginger bread man aka Gail, had been nagging me for ages to go on a trip through Lesotho, the plan was to go up Sani pass and out through Caledonspoort,
I kept putting it off, using finances as an...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 6,654
Views: 1,192,502
Posted By MikieSA
Nope its gone, they were visible yesterday

Nope its gone, they were visible yesterday
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 6,654
Views: 1,192,502
Posted By MikieSA
How has this mod held up, is it still holind up,...

How has this mod held up, is it still holind up, I am concerned that vibrations will make it fall apart
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2011, 05:45 AM
Replies: 408
Views: 236,204
Posted By MikieSA
:ear That would be the Northern Cape :D

:ear

That would be the Northern Cape :D
Forum: Ride reports 05-05-2009, 11:18 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
Next time you go there, get more photos of her...

Next time you go there, get more photos of her :evil
Forum: Ride reports 05-04-2009, 11:12 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
Laugh :rofl :wink: :lol3 :poser Phil you kill...

:rofl :wink: :lol3 :poser

Phil you kill me dude.

But his assistant is quite a hottie
Forum: Ride reports 04-16-2009, 03:35 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
The 8th wonder of the world :evil

The 8th wonder of the world :evil
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2009, 05:42 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
I feel honoured :wings

I feel honoured :wings
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2009, 01:59 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
Douf..... I still cant get used to that name,...

Douf..... I still cant get used to that name, Fluid Phil!!!!

Thanks for this awesome report and no there is no offencea taken from my side with your sarcasm, I can take it and I am sure the rest...
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2009, 12:28 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
That would be F%k Jou Mikie. BUT Mikie,...

That would be F%k Jou Mikie.
BUT Mikie, pronounced normally in afrikaans, Maatjie, means friend.

food for thought??? :D
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2009, 12:52 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
CAPRICON??? Am i the only one that noticed the...

CAPRICON??? Am i the only one that noticed the incorrect spelling?? :deal
Forum: Ride reports 04-04-2009, 05:44 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
:D You know I can take it :1drink You have...

:D You know I can take it :1drink
You have no idea how much I would have loved to do the rest of the trip with you guys but I really couldnt, I am now still feeling the after effects But I will...
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2009, 05:52 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
I just fell off my chair. Phil you dog, the blue...

I just fell off my chair. Phil you dog, the blue balls are supposed to give me more respect :rofl :rofl :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2009, 05:23 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
Nah definitely on the Mudguard Bolt, that cost me...

Nah definitely on the Mudguard Bolt, that cost me R800 to replace :puke1
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2009, 04:47 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
The little spot light?? Its still the same, cable...

The little spot light?? Its still the same, cable tied as we repaired it.
Didnt even ask BMW about the price, but a mate who replaced his, says its R250, just the bracket, the spot light comes...
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2009, 12:31 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
:freaky

:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2009, 05:06 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
Dipped beam is almost no difference to High beam,...

Dipped beam is almost no difference to High beam, High beam on the GS seems to light up the passing tree tops mainly :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2009, 04:54 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
And my Xenon Lights? Didnt those stick out pretty...

And my Xenon Lights? Didnt those stick out pretty well too? :evil
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2009, 03:42 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,741
Posted By MikieSA
Orange, its basically a plastic lense...

Orange, its basically a plastic lense cover/protector.
Personally I think it looks crap, but thats my opinion, a lot of the guys here have it and they recon it makes them seen better by cages.
...
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