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The ganna has arrived in Cape Point, and I’m lost for words. What a moment! Kevin arrived at the bottom of the climb up to the lighthouse, and just rode past us, up the hill, with not a glance at … Continue reading
Kevin is in the final stages of his epic journey, closing in on Cape Town rapidly. He spent last night in Ceres, and has about 200km to go to Cape Point. He is heading for Tulbagh today and will probably … Continue reading
Kevin is heading for Ceres, the largest deciduous fruit growing area in the Western Cape. Cape Town is tantalisingly close – 150km or a 90-minute drive, but for Kevin it’s around 300km to make it to his final destination – Cape Point. He is … Continue reading
Yesterday, day 21, Kevin reached the 2 300km mark, the distance of David Waddilove’s Freedom Challenge, the ride from Pietermaritzburg to Paarl, which Kevin did in 2007. Another 1 500km or so to go. A breeze! He spent the night in … Continue reading
34,8km. That’s the distance Elton and I travelled out along the road to Rossouw from Dordrecht, to pick up Kevin. I know this because I measured it precisely so that I could take him back 34,8km to continue his ride … Continue reading
Elton and Lucille will be travelling to Barkly East or Dordrecht (depending on how far he gets) on Tuesday, taking spares, tools, and a back-up bike. Elton will be giving Kevin’s bike a mini service, it having taken some strain in … Continue reading