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GS Trophy : All Bikes Invited : Montagu 9 - 13 May

Charles Oertel's picture
2018/05/09
2018/05/13
Africa/Johannesburg

From BMW Motorrad:

"This year, we’re making GS Trophy history and you’re invited! Not only is it the first time the event will be held in Montagu and the first time it’s been extended to 4 days, it’s also the first time ever that all BMW Motorrad enthusiasts have been invited to join.

There will be riding activities for non-GS owners to enjoy, and plenty of local attractions and pubs – so it truly is for everyone."

To join, follow these steps:

NELSON’S CREEK BMW MOTORCYCLE GATHERING

Charles Oertel's picture
2008/02/08 14:00
2008/02/10 13:00
Etc/GMT+2
===All BMW Motorcyclists=== '''An invitation to a very special BMW motorcycle event!''' Dear BMW Rider, The BMW Motorcycle Club Cape invites you to attend the second Nelson’s Creek Western Cape BMW Motorcycle Gathering which takes place over the period 8 – 10 February 2008. This unique gathering which is open to all BMW motorcyclists whether they are club members or not, takes place in the heart of the Western Cape wine lands with base the prestigious Nelson’s Creek Wine Estate near Paarl. The aim of the gathering is to have a weekend of enjoyment, fun and BMW camaraderie in typical BMW lifestyle fashion.

Annual Tour: Oudtshoorn Kleinplaas dual ride

Charles Oertel's picture
2007/10/26 10:00
2007/10/28 17:00
Etc/GMT+2
It’s that time of the year again; the BMW Motorcycle Club Cape’s annual tour will be to Kleinplaas Holiday Resort, Oudtshoorn on the 26th to 28th October 2007. (Venue used for the BMW ABBG in 2005) Oudtshoorn is very centrally situated and offers some stunning out rides. Off road to De Hell and routes via Meiring’s Poort or Robinson Pass, spring to mind. Bookings are open. We have booked 20 x 4 bed standard open plan chalets at R163.50 per night per person and 12 x 4 bed luxury open plan chalets at R186.00 per night per person. [http://bmwmotorcycleclubcape.co.za/user/74/contact Contact Dave] at 021 409 5836 to make a booking.

Short and hectic

GeelKameel's picture

Points: 3

A short report on an even shorter trip. And, on top of that, I rate it dark deep red.

Monday afternoon at 12h30 I went over Sir Lowries Pass, right through a storm that I will remember for a long time.

My wife & I returned from a weekend away.  The bike was heavily laden with heavy side bags, plenty tools in the top box and a pillion.
All the way from Heidelberg I experienced the most unsettling very strong gusts of wind, mostly from the side.
It was quite manageable but I had to be very vigilant all the way.

Mystery Breakfast Ride : Sun 27 May

Geoff Russell's picture
2018/05/27 08:00
Africa/Johannesburg

Join us for a breakfast run to a restaurant not used before by us.  Geoff will be the ride leader.  The ride is easy and on tar.

2018 Sutherland Winter Ride : 4th-5th August : Bookings open

Geoff Russell's picture
2018/08/04
2018/08/05
Africa/Johannesburg

Come And Join The Fantastic BMW Motorrad Club Cape Sutherland Winter Ride For 2018

Bring your Partner

An Event Not to be missed

Yeeeeeeee Haaaaaaaa Sutherland here we come for the Hugely Anticipated Annual BMW Motorrad Club Cape "Winter Ride" - weekend 4th - 5th August 2018.

All riders and visitors welcome.

Bloukranspas - n Prentjiesreport

GeelKameel's picture

Points: 5

Vir jare al het ek heen en terug gery na die OosKaap, en elke keer myself voorgeneem om deur die Bloukranspas te ry. Onlangs het ek besluit nou of nooit. En wat 'n lekker ervaring!

Ongelooflik mooi en rustig. Kos vir die siel.

Elke keer wanneer jy stop is daar 'n besondere stilte wat mens net in 'n bos vind. Mens hoor selfs die water kabbel oor die klippe daar onder in die kloof.

Why do we ride? Why do we breathe?

Points: 9

Why do we ride? Why do we breathe?


As they say, I am the one who has the guts, the stupid one, the third wheel…I am the pillion also known as Paparazzi.

Club Breakfast Ride : Bring your Partners : 250km Round Trip : Sun 18th Mar

Geoff Russell's picture
2018/03/18 07:45
Africa/Johannesburg

Come and join me, with your partner and your fellow Club mates, on a nice easy Tar ride via Klapmuts, Franschoek, Villiersdorp & Botriver for a lovely breakfast in Klienmond.

The return ride will be along the Coast road to Gordons Bay.

We will meet at the normal meeting place at the Plattekloof Engen Garage at the Pick n Pay Ctr in Plattekloof Road.

We meet any time from 07.45 and we leave at 08.15.

Coffee is available at the Wimpy while you wait.

Visitors on any make of bikes welcome.

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