The Old Legs 2018 Tour accommodation arrangements are coming together.
The road to Cape Town starts at Harare Cresta Lodge. The Old Legs Tour will set off at 06.30.
April 7th – Kadoma are hosting us at Kadoma Golf Club. Braai and camping.
April 8th – camping at Antelope Park in Gweru.
April 9th – Residents from Qalisa Retirement Village are putting us up for the night and hosting a braai.
April 10th – Rest Day. Max Rosenfels is hosting a breakfast for us at Banff Lodge. We spend the night at Cresta Churchill Arms, courtesy of Cresta Hotels our corporate sponsor.
April 11th- we hope to spend the night at Plumtree School.
April 12th – we’ll cross the border in Botswana and will spend the night in luxury at Cresta Thapama in Francistown courtesy of oour corporate sponsors Cresta Hotels.
April 13th – we’ll camp rough near a place called Topisi, in the middle of nowhere.
April 14th – back in the lap of luxury at Cresta Mahalapye Hotel, again by kind courtesy of Cresta Hotels.
April 15th – we’ll camp rough in or near a place called Sojwe – also in the middle of nowhere.
April 16th – Cresta Lodge Gaborone
April 17th – Cresta Lodge Gaborone
April 18th – Camping rough in or near Kanye, middle of nowhere.
April 19th – Camping rough in or near Sehona, middle of nowhere near the Kalahari.
April 20th – Camping rough at or near Makopeng Border Post.
April 21st – Farewell Botswana and hallo South Africa. We camp rough at or near the middle of nowhere, half way to Kuruman.
April 22nd- we ride through Hot As Hell and then on to Kuruman. We camp the for two nights at Red Sands Resort, 15 km on the Uppington Road.
April 23rd – Rest day – yippee. 2nd night at Red Sands
April 24th – we will look for campsite or caravan-park in or near Olifantshoek.
April 25th - we will look for campsite or caravan-park in or near Upington.
April 26th - we head south into the Karoo. will look for campsite or caravan-park in or near Kenhardt.
April 27th- we will look for campsite or caravan-park in or near Brandvlei.
April 28th – We will look for campsite or caravan-park in Calvinia.
April 29th – Rest Day Calvinia. Yippee.
April 30th – Tankwa Tented Camp , Tankwa Karoo.
May 1st- We will look for campsite or caravan-park in Ceres.
May 2nd – we will camp at Linton Park Wine Estates in wellington.
May 3rd – Last day of riding into Cape Town. Final end point still to be debated. Either Signal Hill or Cape Point.
May 4th- throw bicycles into the Atlantic Ocean and take up a sensible motorised sport.