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National Take A Hike Day

National Take A Hike Day

Intro National Take a Hike Day also known as National Hiking Day is celebrated in the United States and a few other countries on November 17. If you are in Johannesburg do join us at Klipriviersberg on Sunday the 6th November. Wherever you happen to be, go for a hike and celebrate National Take a …

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647 Km Johannesburg to Maputo Cycle - Sweat to Help - Suar Para Ajudar - 5 to 9 Oct 2022

647 Km Johannesburg to Maputo Cycle – Sweat to Help – Suar Para Ajudar – 5 to 9 Oct 2022

Joe Almeida did it again! Joe has been involved in various charity fundraisers by cycling from Johannesburg to Cape Town (1400 Km) and from Johannesburg to Maputo. In July this year Joe did the 750 km End to End Portugal Cycling Holiday. This time around Joe and the Luso Africa Team cycled from Johannesburg (South …

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Daphne Scott - Ex South African Now a Decathlon American Record Holder

Daphne Scott – Ex South African Now a Decathlon American Record Holder

The article “The Anatomy Of A Decathlon American Record…And So Much More” first appeared on Geezer Jock. The article was written by John Harris, who teaches Journalism at Western Washington University (WWU). When Daphne Scott was a senior in high school in South Africa her class was shown highlights of the 1976 summer Olympics. She …

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Cycling in the Algarve | A Dream Destination

Glorious Algarve! The Algarve is one of the world’s top destinations for cyclists of all ages from beginners to seasoned professionals. If you are fortunate enough to live there or you are planning to take up residence or wish to visit the Algarve on a cycling holiday, this part of the world is blessed with …

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750 km End to End Portugal Cycling Holiday - 1 to 5 July 2022

750 km End to End Portugal Cycling Holiday – 1 to 5 July 2022

Congratulations to Joe Almeida, to all the Participants and to Volta Pro Tours Organisers on completing the epic ‘N2 Challenge Portugal End to End’… 750 km of hard pedalling but great fun🚴‍♀️🚴‍♂️💨💨👍👌🎈🍺🍷🍾👏 Quiet Roads, Glorious Climbs, Sweeping Descents Not just the best cycling experience of my life but one of the best experiences all round. …

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Rescuing Jumbo Baby Elephant on a South African Farm

Rescuing Jumbo Baby Elephant on a South African Farm

Following intense rainfall over the past few weeks, a group of farmers were on a walkabout when they heard agonizing crying. They rushed to the scene to find a baby elephant trapped in a deep pit. The farmers were able to free baby jumbo🙏👍👌👏👏. After being freed, Jumbo was very happy to find himself in …

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Laszlo Piringer Run across the USA - L.A. to New York

Laszlo Piringer Run across the USA – L.A. to New York

László Piringer embarked on a run across the United States from Los Angeles to New York. His supporting Team? Fiancée Ava Hessen (Abby) and their dog ‘Turbo’. Lazlo and Team departed Santa Monica CA on March 15th and he is planning to cover the 2777 miles (4470 Kms) in 2 months. We put our personal …

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Enjoying Winter on Vancouver’s North Shore

Enjoying Winter on Vancouver’s North Shore

Vancouver’s North Shore offers a huge variety of outdoor activities. It’s one of the few places in the world where you can ski, hike, cycle, golf, and play in the ocean in winter—possibly all on the same day. And, when the sun does peek out, it’s glorious!

Cycling from London to Venice in 11 Days | Mike Ramseyer and Hans Hatheier

Cycling from London to Venice in 11 Days | Mike Ramseyer and Hans Hatheier

87 Years Young Walt Axthelm Enjoys a Daily Workout

87 Years Young Walt Axthelm Enjoys a Daily Workout

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