Day 16: Tza­neen to Soweto

It’s a beau­ti­ful morn­ing and we’re well rested. Thank you for all your hos­pi­tal­ity and lovely food Lara & George at the Amble Inn just out­side of Tza­neen. Soon it is time to sad­dle up, with the next des­ti­na­tion, Soweto Cheshire Home in Gauteng.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

Pierre Lund­berg from Air­borne Rid­ers joined the team at Kran­skop on the last stretch to Johannesburg.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

He guided us through busy traf­fic to the Cheshire Home in Soweto just after 16:30 in the afternoon.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

The sun was set­ting quickly over the colour­ful and lively streets of Soweto and Dave Barr and the Rough Rid­ers were def­i­nitely turn­ing some heads.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

We arrived safely at Soweto Cheshire home and were greeted by happy faces..

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

..and some great boere­wors rolls that the Weber cheffs pre­pared for us.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

Dave Barr chats to an amaz­ing man, Jerry Nkeli, Chair­man of Cheshire Homes South Africa who vol­un­teers his time to the aware­ness of dis­abil­ity in SA.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

It had been 6500km across South Africa and what an amaz­ing expe­ri­ence and deeply valu­able to all.

Photo by Mary-Ann Palmer

But the Chutz­pah Adven­ture doesn’t end here… Fol­low us on Face­book for more updates and pho­tos on this incred­i­ble journey.


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.