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Offline Vaalseun

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #100 on: January 20, 2011, 11:01:13 pm »
Respect Ma'am Respect.  :thumleft:
 

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #101 on: January 21, 2011, 07:05:08 am »
Very, very well written and entertaining ride report Rynet!

Well done to both you and Mark. I went trough that area once in wet conditions as well, and it was hectic! You are superwoman for having made that ride!
 

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #102 on: January 21, 2011, 01:32:15 pm »
Great report.. I felt like I was right there !! it sure seemed like a ton of hard work with such a heavy bike.. nicely done.
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #103 on: January 21, 2011, 10:36:57 pm »
:notworthy: :notworthy:  :notworthy:  :notworthy:

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Totally RAD!!!!   :hello2: :thumleft:

Jy kan!

What a fantastic, rich experience you had. Thanks so much for sharing it. Brilliant. The toughest riding days somehow are always the best - afterwards.


I have huge respect to both of you taking those two bikes into mud like that. 
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« Reply #104 on: January 22, 2011, 10:40:57 pm »
Hi dankie almal en Renette hoe gaan ons ooit daai trip beat? Etosha en/of die Okovango Delta in die reen!!!??? Look out for Planning a Ride!
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #105 on: January 22, 2011, 11:00:24 pm »
Great stuff, only seeing it now. Modder is nie jou maat nie and you two kept on going where many other more seasoned souls would have said no more. Coolest!
 

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #106 on: January 23, 2011, 04:05:23 pm »
Geez that looks like fun!!! welldone!
 

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #107 on: January 25, 2011, 04:44:42 pm »
Julle 2 het great gedoen, was daar in die droe tyd en het al klaar gemor! R, jy het seker 'n Wap by vader Krimis gekry??
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #108 on: January 25, 2011, 05:11:33 pm »
Geez that looks like fun!!! welldone!

FUN? U got a seriously twisted sense of humour Pappa hee hee!
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #109 on: January 31, 2011, 08:10:58 pm »
Naais one!!
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« Reply #110 on: February 07, 2011, 08:38:44 pm »
For Ruth... how do you compare this trip to your trip with Renette in Verneukpan? See you Tday.
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #111 on: May 23, 2011, 09:04:51 pm »
And our two adventurers are in the June issue of Offroad and Adventure SA with this story....  well done guys!  ;D
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #112 on: May 23, 2011, 09:51:39 pm »
Cool looks like loads of fun !!!  :)
 

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #113 on: May 23, 2011, 10:08:43 pm »
And our two adventurers are in the June issue of Offroad and Adventure SA with this story....  well done guys!  ;D
Thanks Malibu  :thumleft: And you and Mark Hardy and Dakota are also in the magazine   :thumleft:  and is that Hoofseun the other trainer ? , and also J - Dog with the Ralley Raid article  :mwink:
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #114 on: May 23, 2011, 11:09:54 pm »
And our two adventurers are in the June issue of Offroad and Adventure SA with this story....  well done guys!  ;D
Thanks Malibu  :thumleft: And you and Mark Hardy and Dakota are also in the magazine   :thumleft:  and is that Hoofseun the other trainer ? , and also J - Dog with the Ralley Raid article  :mwink:
wow, blockbuster month for the WD! well done! :thumleft:

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #115 on: May 24, 2011, 08:04:33 am »
And our two adventurers are in the June issue of Offroad and Adventure SA with this story....  well done guys!  ;D
Thanks Malibu  :thumleft: And you and Mark Hardy and Dakota are also in the magazine   :thumleft:  and is that Hoofseun the other trainer ? , and also J - Dog with the Ralley Raid article  :mwink:

Yup, most the team was there, Mark, Deanne, Liezl, Johan Hoofseun)...

There are also some stunning pics of a few of the dogs....
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #116 on: May 24, 2011, 07:19:25 pm »
I'm sorry I missed the original postings but chuffed to read about your trip now. Half jealous not to have been there but also extremely greatfull not to have had to have battled through that gloop. What a courageous ride, the afterglow of which will always be banked in your memories. The kind of adventure most of us will never have , by a 'girl' , on a BMW , and a 1200 GS at that.

I've been trying to plan a ride to challenge yours, like maybe ride a Vuka naked accross Antartica.

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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #117 on: May 24, 2011, 07:25:37 pm »
And our two adventurers are in the June issue of Offroad and Adventure SA with this story....  well done guys!  ;D
Thanks Malibu  :thumleft: And you and Mark Hardy and Dakota are also in the magazine   :thumleft:  and is that Hoofseun the other trainer ? , and also J - Dog with the Ralley Raid article  :mwink:

Yup, most the team was there, Mark, Deanne, Liezl, Johan Hoofseun)...

There are also some stunning pics of a few of the dogs....
Yip...saw that to. But the moment belonged to the Western Cape........... :pot: :ricky:
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #118 on: May 25, 2011, 07:43:00 am »
Do I DARE contradict that... NEVER!  ;D
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Re: A Wet New Years Day at Verneukpan ( 1/1/11)
« Reply #119 on: March 28, 2012, 01:36:17 pm »
Wow! Just read this RR again. You realy did yourselves proud. We bow down to your superior riding ability and perseverance. Well done and thanks for sharing.
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