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Offline Etienne2T

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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #80 on: January 14, 2009, 09:05:04 am »
Cool!
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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #81 on: January 14, 2009, 09:13:00 am »
Great RR Ettienne - it was a pleasure riding with you!
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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #82 on: January 14, 2009, 12:51:27 pm »
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It‚??s just great being able to ride, I might be stuck with a cylinderily challenged bike for the time being, but that‚??s not going to stop me from riding everywhere I can.


I have said it before and I will say it again afterwards, but what you said here is the spirit of adventure riding.

You can either sit at home doing nothing and complaining about what you've got, or you can use what you've been dealt, plan to its strentghts and weaknesses and get out there and do it.

Awesome.

You've done more in this short time since you had the bike than what lots of guys on bikes 10 times yours' size have done.

I like your style (touring and writing)

Thanks for taking the time and putting the ride report together.


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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #83 on: January 14, 2009, 12:55:03 pm »
Dankie man! :thumleft:
 

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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #84 on: January 14, 2009, 01:28:16 pm »
Not just more than guys on bikes much bigger than Etienne's, but also guys 3-4 times his age!!!!

Lekker man, Etienne!!!!!!!!!!


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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #85 on: January 14, 2009, 04:12:43 pm »
Not just more than guys on bikes much bigger than Etienne's, but also guys 3-4 times his age!!!!

That makes me smile.  I was there for part of his adventure and realised afterwards that he is 1/4 of my age.  He did lots more than i did during the holiday.

Nice report Etienne and lots of photos.
 

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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #86 on: January 14, 2009, 04:57:44 pm »
Sounds like a dream holiday to me! Well done Ettiene.
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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #87 on: January 14, 2009, 05:28:20 pm »
If my laaitie does half of this, he can have a 125 with pleasure.  Great effort Ettienne, what a way to spend the holidays.  If you ever come to Lesotho I would be more than happy to show you around.  :thumleft:
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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #88 on: January 14, 2009, 10:30:00 pm »
I was there for part of his adventure and realised afterwards that he is 1/4 of my age.  He did lots more than i did during the holiday.

4keer meer?  :D
 

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Re: A December to Remember Minimalist touring at its best
« Reply #89 on: February 23, 2009, 06:32:01 pm »
Looking back on this now, i feel very grateful to have had the privilege to do something like this

Waneer is die volgende vakansie? :D