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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #180 on: April 05, 2012, 11:25:35 pm »
Alan Wilkinson is now lying 37th overall, that is a helluva climb!!
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #181 on: April 06, 2012, 09:00:14 am »
I had a small brain-freeze yesterday when I said Kenisis starts at 9h12 CAT. It was actually 5h12.
So he's on his way already....
 

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #182 on: April 06, 2012, 09:04:03 am »
The glory boys at the front have finished already. I trust they will have the decency to hang around and cheer Kenisis in  :laughing4:
Marc Coma had quite a day.
 

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #183 on: April 06, 2012, 10:20:22 am »
Kenisis at PC3, last checkpoint before the finish!
 

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #184 on: April 06, 2012, 11:42:41 am »
Jou doring!

Finished, no more sand, on the road to the podium.
Respect.
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #185 on: April 06, 2012, 01:59:05 pm »
What a boitjie!!!!! You rock Alan!!! :hello2:

I hope we get a blow-by-blow account of your rally, what you learned, what the highs and lows were, and how the bike performed. :thumleft:
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #186 on: April 06, 2012, 04:02:26 pm »
Well done Kenisis :thumleft: Big respect!!
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #187 on: April 07, 2012, 08:22:35 am »
freaking A Alan!!

well done.

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #188 on: April 07, 2012, 10:48:19 am »
Well done dude..........                         :occasion14:
Awesome ride                                   :thumright::ricky::thumleft:
You must be feeling really tired, but impressed with yourself!
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #189 on: April 07, 2012, 01:43:27 pm »
Well done Alan :thumleft: I see the Husky's got 2nd and 3rd place behind Coma.
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #190 on: April 07, 2012, 07:47:29 pm »
(I think Alan's still asleep)  :bueller:
 

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #191 on: April 07, 2012, 08:11:08 pm »
(I think Alan's still asleep)  :bueller:
Not quite! Could actually do another 5 days! It is one rollercoaster ride for 7 days.

I would really like to thank all of you for the wishes and support, you guy seriously ROCK!

I am getting hold of some photies and will write up a ride report in due course.

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #192 on: April 07, 2012, 08:48:02 pm »
"He's alive! " ;D

Brilliant!! Well done again Alan! So while its still fresh in your memory, do you see yourself doing more of this?
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #193 on: April 07, 2012, 08:57:33 pm »
(I think Alan's still asleep)  :bueller:
Not quite! Could actually do another 5 days! It is one rollercoaster ride for 7 days.

I would really like to thank all of you for the wishes and support, you guy seriously ROCK!

I am getting hold of some photies and will write up a ride report in due course.



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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #194 on: April 08, 2012, 04:23:45 am »
"He's alive! " ;D

Brilliant!! Well done again Alan! So while its still fresh in your memory, do you see yourself doing more of this?
Ill definately give it another bash.The most important thing is i enjoyed myself! As long as i enjoy it i will continue!

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #195 on: April 09, 2012, 02:03:49 pm »
Link to some great photos, posted on www.advrider.com:

Originally Posted by chavo_dakar_bolivia 

Here you go!
You can find more pics of me and the rest of the riders here:
http://www.facebook.com/search/resul...type=3&theater
This photographer, Marian Chytka has some of the best rally pics I've seen! props to him!
 

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #196 on: April 11, 2012, 05:23:49 am »
Kom boet, where is that Ride report?

Meanwhile have a look at this nice video of how to ride in sand if you are brave.....

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/-aObyzMyV8o" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/-aObyzMyV8o</a>
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #197 on: April 11, 2012, 08:11:55 am »
Soon, Soon............ :biggrin:
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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #198 on: April 11, 2012, 08:58:27 am »
 

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Re: 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge,
« Reply #199 on: April 11, 2012, 08:59:45 am »
Lekker Kenesis well doen  :thumleft:  :thumleft:
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