Day 13: Nkwalini to Wakkerstroom

After a great night’s rest at Mfuli Lodge we were ready to hit the road again.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

A few kilo­me­tres before Vry­heid Dave and the team were wel­comed by 40 bik­ers. It was a sur­prise to us all.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

Ian Bland who organ­ised the event in Vry­heid is a long-​time friend of Dave and a very expe­ri­enced Harley Rider.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

For a small town like Vry­heid the turnout was incredible!

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

We stopped at Dee’s Restau­rant where Dave gave an unex­pected but as always an inspi­ra­tional speech to the com­mu­nity who joined us.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

After a great lunch it was time to say good­bye to our road­side companions.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

Back in the sad­dle and we were off to our next des­ti­na­tion Wakkerstroom.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

We rode into Golden Hour as the yel­low grass of Win­ter flowed beside us.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

Hands up Cow­boy Beau oth­er­wise we’ll shoot you with the cam­era! Gotcha.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

We arrived to a pic­turesque Wakker­stroom in Mpumalanga.

Photo by Nina Oosthuizen

After a deli­cious din­ner Dave Barr talks to the com­mu­nity who have all come out to hear his inspi­ra­tional story on a cold winter’s night at the Wakker­stroom Coun­try Inn.

Photo by Nina Oosthuizen

Ben­e­fi­cia­ries

Cheshire Home South Africa

After more than forty eight years of ser­vice to Per­sons with Dis­abil­i­ties in South Africa, Cheshire Homes has accu­mu­lated a sub­stan­tial range of resources and ser­vicede­liv­ery pro­grammes, which are care­fully man­aged, in line with a ded­i­cated visio­n­and mis­sion refined in con­sul­ta­tion with Per­sons with Disabilities

Quad Para Asso­ci­a­tion of South Africa

QASA is a co-​ordinating, policy-​making, gov­ern­ing and­sup­port­ing organ­i­sa­tion.
The Asso­ci­a­tion strives to pre­vent spinal cord injury, as well as pro­tect and pro­mote the inter­ests of peo­ple with mobil­ity impair­ments by for­mu­lat­ing a national pol­icy and strat­egy, to develop and ensure the full poten­tial and qual­ity of their lives.

Main Spon­sors

Hoog­land Health Hydro

Hoogland Health Hydro

Hoog­land Health Hydro is a fam­ily owned busi­ness, spe­cial­is­ing in improv­ing phys­i­cal well­be­ing since 1977. Hoog­land prides itself in treat­ing guests as unique indi­vid­u­als and sup­port­ing and improv­ing the body’s own heal­ing abil­i­ties in a com­fort­able, nat­ural envi­ron­ment. Their team of med­ical and well­be­ing pro­fes­sion­als are highly expe­ri­enced and all cel­e­brate the tenac­ity of the human spirit. Few peo­ple embody spirit and tenac­ity as much as Dave Barr.