Why not make 2013 the year you take items off you bucket list, rather than adding to it?
Join world rider Rene Cormier and legendary South African tour operator Henk van Niekerk on a fully guided and supported journey showcasing southern Africa's finest riding. Choose gravel or tarmac roads, and flank them with wild animals, magnificent sanddunes, deserts and waterfalls. Rest comfortably at our carefully selected game lodges surrounded by world class hospitality and stories from the days' ride. Let us carry your luggage and your logistical worries, leaving you to immerse yourself in one of the least populated areas on earth - and one of the most spectacular! Learn more...
After two cross-Canada speaking tours over the last few years it is time to share the fun and entertaining world of global motorcycle travel with our southern neighbours.
In the first half of 2013 we will be bringing the 'ol F650 and our travelling circus to 17 US cities. We don't have enough time to visit all the dealers in one year, so we will return in 2014 and focus on the east coast and central states.BMW Appearances:
We will not be attending the December Toronto show as we are running a private tour in Africa.
January 4 - 6: Calgary ,
January 11-13: Edmonton,
January 17-20: Vancouver,
February 22-24: Montreal.
Spectacular South West Africa starting Sept 21 - Oct 4. Follow the fun on facebook
Wildlife and Waterfalls starting Aug 24 - September 6. Follow the fun on facebook
September 1 - 21, 2013. Join us in 2013 for a new route from Victoria Falls to Cape Town over 3 weeeks. We a longer timeline we are able to blend highlights from both our "Waterfalls and Wildlife" and "Spectacular South West Africa" into one unforgettable route. This 21 day tour has a combination of gravel and paved roads, and gravel road experience is required More details to follow after 2012 tour season.
Wildlife and Waterfalls starting July 26 - August 8. Follow the fun on facebook
Rally date June 15-17, 2012. More on BMW Riders of Oregon
Rally date May 24 - 28 2012. Talk times to be confirmed. More on Norcal'49er Rally
Join our talk in Prescott, Arizona on May 19 at 3pm. Read more on AZ Beemers Road Runner Rally
Join us in Flagstaff, Arizona between May 18 - 20 for the Overland Expo. Our talk "Around the world on $25 a day" is scheduled for Saturday May 19 @ 8am in the Overland Theater. Read more on Overland Expo
The purpose of the Foundation is to encourage and assist travellers in making an extra effort to develop their observations and insights into of value for the rest of the world to share, whatever their medium of expression might be. Read more on Ted Simons Foundation.
Still More News:
Horizons Unlimited DVD 'Road Heroes' featuring stories from Rene and three other well travelled motorcyclists. The Trailer is Here.
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