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Melt

2017/07/28 - 11:48
R1200 GS Adventure
0-3 months

Hi All

I am happy to say that I have just purchased my first GS.  I also do not have that much experience in riding yet, hopefully that is going to change now. 

I look forward in meeting some of you and would really appreciate some advice from all you experienced riders.

If there are any of you based in Paarl or Wellington that would like some company from time to time, please contact me. 

JD

2017/07/27 - 12:15
BMW F650 GS
3-5 years

my name is jd wayne collins. i am 27 years old, always loved bikes and i have found a new interest in the adventure side of bikes and would like to meet up with others that share the same interest

Garry29

2017/07/26 - 22:00
1200 GS (WC)
0-3 months

My name is Garry Murdock I am self employed. Have a loving wife that bought me the bike for my 50 birthday present. ( don't know if she just wanting to cash in on in my life insurance earlier or not) I have two awesome children. Daughter Micheala and a Son Matthew.

I had a few bikes when I was younger, but got married with children and had no money for bikes no more.

Now I am back on two wheels and loving it!!!

Ian

2017/07/25 - 21:51
1200 gs '07
2-3 years

Hi there. I like the idea that one club caters for various riders, fast slow dirt tar old young male and female! 

This will help me to get back on the bike safely since I have not been riding mush for the last 15 years.

I hope to join you  in the Winter ride to Sutherland where I grew up!

Kialol

2017/07/24 - 09:22
GS1200 Adventure
0-3 months

My Name Is Kai

4 Month Owner GS 1200 Adventure Best Decision I ever Made Love It Done A basic Intro Course and loving the off road riding just pity wife not so Keen on Bikes but have a small group of guys that I ride with Regualary. See you's Soon Kai

GPdP

2017/07/13 - 21:29
G650 GS
3-6 months

My real name is Gerhardus (Hardie) Philippus du Preez

I am married with 3 children. Since starting riding on a Kawasaki AE80 during my final year in high school, my son (Hentian) initiated a father and son biking experience.

Currently my biking is limited to commuting to my workplace and back between Vredenburg and Langebaan, but am looking forward to hopefully many enjoyable and memorable km's of trips with my son.

Barna

2017/07/10 - 13:53
BMW R1200RT
3-5 years

Stefy

2017/07/10 - 12:51
X-Challenge 650
5-10 years

neilviljoen

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2017/07/09 - 18:04
1200GSA LC
5-10 years

DHenry

2017/07/03 - 13:48
F650 GS DAKAR
5-10 years

JohanDP

2017/07/02 - 08:59
1992 R100R
10+ years

I fell in love with the boxer engine when I got my first BMW motorcycle, a 1982 R80RT. Since then I have owned only BMW motorcycles including a 1993 R1100R, a 1983 R80G/S, a 1995 R80GS PD Classic and a 2007 R1200GSA.

My 1992 R100R remains the core of my stable though; other bikes seem to come and go from my garage, but my R100R firmly holds its place in my stable as the epitome of the last of the true airheads.

Hanjo

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2017/06/30 - 10:10
800 GS Adventure
1-2 years

There is approximately 550 000km of dirt road in South Africa, Adventure awaits.

DonRoss

2017/06/29 - 17:45
BMW GSA1200
10+ years

Rianb

2017/06/29 - 11:36
Honda CBR1100 Blackbird
10+ years

Recently relocated to the Western Cape, Paarl. Accountant by trade, love bikes, fishing, hunting and aeroplanes.

Grew up with offroads on the farm, my first road bike was a Suzuki 250 GSX, followed by Honda 954 Blade and then the Blackbird.

I am seriously shopping for a GS to take the biking off the tar road as well.

Rian

hiltoncsmith

2017/06/27 - 20:42
BMW F650 Dakar
10+ years

Hi everyone

I currently have a 2000 650 dakar (black and white one)

This is my 2nd dakar and my 3rd BMW. I really enjoy these bikes and have a lot of faith in their reliability.

I commute every day and then take some nice rides on the weekends.

I live in Durbanville and from here there are lots of nice back roads and gravel roads to go on rides.

 

Garry van As

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2017/06/27 - 14:16
GS 1200 Triple black
10+ years

Hi it is my first GS 1200 adventure that I bought although I have been riding super bikes for the past 20 years. I am very excited and after collecting my bike I was urged by John Carr to join this group. I used to ride quads and MX bikes and that is about the only dirt riding I did. For now I would like to get time in the saddle and do a bit of off road rider training.

Ganesh Raj

2017/06/26 - 12:16
BMW R1200GS
1-2 years

Just arrived in Sarajevo and need some help with my Gs

Louis van der Merwe

2017/06/26 - 11:54
1200 GS LC
5-10 years

willembotes

2017/06/25 - 20:42
BMW R1200 GS LC
10+ years

Bought a bike in December 2015. Excited to be riding again. looking forward to some nice company and early morning rides.

KonradKuc

2017/06/23 - 13:43
BMW G650GS
1-2 years

Love my bike and looking to learn more

mbwmatt

2017/06/20 - 19:53
BMW 1200 GS 2014
3-6 months

I bought a bike in January as I wanted to add more adventure to my life.  I have really been enjoying riding and learning the bike over the last 5 months and I think that by joining the club and riding with fellow like minded individuals will take that enjoyment to the next level. 

Stones

2017/06/20 - 15:20
Kawasaki KLR650
10+ years

I am a 1960 model and live in the Strand.

Growing up on a small holding, biking started off as part of the 50cc brigade. Initially it was to get to school and back, but soon the joy of exploring trails and tracks were kindled. Army days saw me being part of bike squad. Since then I never rode, starting again with my son about 10 years ago.

Rides are mostly gravel, only tar to get to gravel exploring back roads. Being mostly a weekend rider I also enjoy the simpler lighter thumper bikes best.

Tobie

 

 

halfpad

2017/06/19 - 07:43
BWM GS1200
5-10 years

Arno van Rensburg

BMW GS 1200

JakesRassie

2017/06/16 - 20:30
BMW F800 GS
0-3 months

Greg Perkins

2017/06/15 - 08:52
2012 GS 1200
10+ years

I've been riding since 1980, this is my first BMW.

I'm keen outdoor enthusiast, 4x4/camping very regularly

I have lots of road experience and really keen to start exploring gravel

Ruggero

2017/06/15 - 00:15
BMW 1200 GS
10+ years

Jeanne Brand

2017/06/12 - 15:48
800 GS
10+ years

Passie vir self reel sosiale motorfietstoere... veral  Namibia, Botswana en ook die Weskus van Suid Afrika.

TheunisCStofberg

2017/06/10 - 16:34
GS 1200
10+ years

Hi,

I am a freelance photographer and lecturer in photography that has decided to get back on a bike after a few years absence. I have always driven smaller engines, lots of offroading and messing about. First time that I have owned a bike  bigger than a 650.  

I am a portrait specialist that work with very old equipment. My topbox will now become the housing for a 1948 Large format camera and all its accouterments. Still figuring out how the hell I am going to fit a nice big sturdy tripod onto the bike.

Jonathan Sander

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2017/06/08 - 22:53
2015 BMW R1200GS ADV WC
10+ years

Hi Ladies & Gents,

My real name is Jonathan Sander, although most folk just call me "Jon". I have been riding motorcycles my whole life, i have been fortunate enough to have owned all different types. Many years ago i used to have a Motorcycle Shop in Witbank, so have a lot of experience with motorcycles & the people who ride them. I have taken part in many "track days" & have also attended the "Mpumalanga Road School"in the Eastern Transvaal, run by Dirk Du Plooy. I have just got my Adventure bike & am looking forward to meeting with new & wonderful people in this Club. I was recently retrenched so am sort of "semi retired" and keen on being a regular attendee on the Club tours & Trips , as i certainly have time on my side at the moment. My wife & daughter are both keen horse riders, although my daughter also loves & rides motorcycles, interestingly my son has no interest in motorcycles.

Stuart M

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2017/06/08 - 19:51
2017 BMW 1200 GSA
10+ years

37 years old, work flexi hours from home in Melkbos, near Cape Town - anyone for a midweek ride? or has place available on a longer trip?  Please let me know.

Bikes owned includes 250 & 300 2stroke scramblers, 990 Adv R.  BMW 1200 GSA new since May 2017, but have taken it to Tankwa (incl Gannaga and Ouberg), Cederberg, Franschhoek, Route 62, De Hoop, Cape Point, Seweweekspoort, Swartberg, Die Hel, Meiringspoort, Montagu pass, 7 Passes, The Gouna road, Diepwalle, Prins Alfred's, Baviaanskloof, R102, Great Fish River Reserve and surrounds.

Looking forward to going further afield, such as Namibia.

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