Wildevy Around the Canals 137 km MTB Ride

Weekend Things! Weekends are made for fun and adventures, as you already know! This past weekend was no exception ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ’จ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒผโ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ„๐Ÿ‚๐ŸŽ๐ŸฆŽ๐ŸฆŸ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿœ๐Ÿž๐Ÿ›๐Ÿฅณ.   It all started on Thursday, 12 March 2020, pre-COVID. I spotted a self-navigated endurance ride being advertised by Ultimate … Continue reading Wildevy Around the Canals 137 km MTB Ride

Mother Cow! REBEL-Day Trail Night Ride!

Weekend Things! Friday, 21 August 2020. REBEL-Day 2020 ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽˆ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿป was a fabulous affair! Endearing wishes and messages โ˜Ž๏ธ๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ’Œ received, followed by a relaxed and pampered day ๐Ÿคฉ! Then the ultimate excitement for the day! ๐Ÿ‘‰ Mother Cow ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ˜! REBEL-Day ๐Ÿฅณ … Continue reading Mother Cow! REBEL-Day Trail Night Ride!

The seasons are turning! Rubber side down! Toe-to-tar!

The seasons are turning ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚โ˜€๏ธ๐ŸŒธ๐Ÿ€๐ŸŒผ! Rubber side down ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ and toe-to-tar ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ sessions are at the order of the day! Saturday, 1 August 2020, was enjoyed on the Mountain Bikeย ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ, riding 80 km of mostly gravel and small farm roadsย ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿž๐ŸŒ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿ›. The ride took us to … Continue reading The seasons are turning! Rubber side down! Toe-to-tar!

Gravel and Dust

On Saturday 25 July 2020, I ventured out and enjoyed a fabulous Gravel Ride in the countryside ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿœ๐ŸฆŽ๐Ÿžโ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ˜! The Cow-House-Oxbow-Gran-Fondo Ride ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคฉ kicked into action at 8 am. What is a Gran Fondo Ride? It is a long-distance bicycle ride … Continue reading Gravel and Dust

Self-motivation and 5-Star Service!

Falke SA and Dawn Wing Couriers made my day with their 5-Star โญ๏ธ Service ๐Ÿงฆ๐Ÿ˜ท๐Ÿšš๐Ÿ’จ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคฉ! Thank You ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ˜! I’m doing a training ride this Saturday ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ, The Mini Munga, 6hr Ride – FTR, distance ยฑ105 km, with an avg. elevation … Continue reading Self-motivation and 5-Star Service!

The best view comes after the hardest climb!

26 km Testing the Spares ๐Ÿฆต Fueling โ›ฝ๏ธ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ the Mojo ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ˜ kind of ride! Right Hamstring Sensitive! Right Quadriceps Tendon Stiff ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ™„๐Ÿคทโ€โ™€๏ธ? Not sure what I did ๐Ÿ‹๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ˜œ! Niggle better today after Anti-inflammatory ๐Ÿ’Š+ TLC! Little post-ride caffeine โ˜•๏ธ sweetened with berry biscuits ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿช๐Ÿ˜‹! Naughty but nice ๐Ÿ˜‡! Ride Avg. ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ’จ not too shabby, considering ๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿ˜…! … Continue reading The best view comes after the hardest climb!


Pushing the limits, body, mind and soul! Fab Bronkhorstbaai Ride on Saturday, 20 June 2020 ๐Ÿคฉ! Absolutely loved it ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿ’จ! Clocked โœ… 103,47 km, with and Elevation Gain ๐Ÿšตโ€โ™€๏ธ of 1,108 m, and burned 2845 Cal ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ˜ƒ! This ride also … Continue reading Blackwattle-Kakiebos-Jive

Taking the Edge Off Life!

Taking the edge off life, putting thoughts of COVID-19 and the current state ofย ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆย aside, I took the Curves for a Spin this morningย ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ’จ๐Ÿ˜œ! Energizing my Mojo Babyย ๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿฅณ๐ŸŒŸ! Pedallingย ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธย along, dodging the 6-9 AM crowd๐Ÿšถโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿš—๐Ÿคญ๐Ÿ˜…! Training Load is lookingย ๐Ÿ‘€ย betterย ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ‹๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ˜! Yay, earned a … Continue reading Taking the Edge Off Life!


Rosemary-Oxbow-Loopย ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ’จ5โญ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜! Absolutely loved it! Fab MTB ride, yesterdayย ๐Ÿคฉ! Great groupย ๐Ÿ‘! Fabulous 76.91 km Gravel Rideย ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธย withย #StofpadTrappers! Theย #BlackStallionย ๐Ÿšฒย behaved himself, had an absolutely awesome time on the bike with great Peeps! Continue reading Rosemary-Oxbow-Loop!