Epic Trips

24 04, 2019

Easter Bikepacking Adventure

By |2019-04-24T14:12:09+02:00April 24th, 2019|Epic Trips|0 Comments

Over the Easter long weekend Seamus Allardice joined former pro cyclist Jaco Pelser on a bikepacking adventure through the Western Cape. Their four day trip took in nearly 400km of riding, four iconic towns and over 200km of spectacular gravel road. The pair were joined on the final day by fellow cycling adventure seeker Mynardt [...]

12 07, 2018

Namaqualand Bikepacking Adventures

By |2018-07-13T09:46:45+02:00July 12th, 2018|Epic Trips|1 Comment

There are easier ways to traverse a region, but besides hiking there isn’t a way that immerses yourself in the landscape quite like cycling. Now throw everything you need on your bike and you’re bikepacking. Seamus Allardice did just that, when he joined Zane Schmahl for the extended Bikamino recce in the most sparsely populated [...]

29 05, 2018

Bikamino: A Journey To Namaqualand’s Forgotten Gems

By |2018-05-30T16:33:25+02:00May 29th, 2018|Epic Trips|1 Comment

In May 2018 Seamus Allardice joined Zane Schmahl, Jacques Marais and a group of fellow cycling adventure enthusiasts on the recce ride for the Bikamino – a three day tour through the arid Northern Cape Province. From the once booming mining outpost of O’kiep to the icy waters of the Atlantic Oceanside village of Hondeklipbaai, [...]

19 03, 2018

Journey by Junto at the Absa Cape Epic

By |2018-05-29T20:15:39+02:00March 19th, 2018|Epic Trips|0 Comments

Read the daily progress of Nicky Gilomee and Brennan Anderson as they take on the Absa Cape Epic journey for Junto. Here’s the story, roughly, as told by Nicky... Journey by Junto Nicky and Brennan are riding for Journey by Junto a mobile application specifically developed for people taking a journey in life. The app [...]