Members of SAP Brackenfell are practicing for a 496 km cycle tour that is just around the corner. My husband is one of the cyclist that is cycling in aid of the SAPS Educational Trust Fund.
I am also practicing but not so hard on the bicycle but behind the camera. I am going to document the whole cycle tour. I hope to get some lovely action shots and of course try to capture all the fun afterwards.
We are leaving on the morning of 7 May 2012 and will return on Friday 11 May 2012.
7 May 2012: 92.1 km
Tour start at Cape Gate Shopping Centre from here we go through Durbanville, Melkbosstrand, Atlantis, Mamre and then we retire at Darling for the night. That evening there will be a big concert in aid of the SAPS Education Trust Fund. Artist that will be performing will be Hugo Nieuwoudt, Le- Lue Roode, Burger Le Roux, Jomari, Rooies, Wynand and Cheree and the Master of Ceremonies will be Boesman van Zyl.
8 May 2012: 98 km
We leave Darling on route to Vredenburg. We will be going through Langebaan, Saldanha and then we retire for the nights at Vredenburg. Again a big concert that evening staring Die Broers , Hugo Nieuwoudt and again the Master of Ceremonies Boesman van Zyl.
9 May 2012: 105 km
We leave Vredenburg on route to Piketberg. The towns that we will pass through will be Hopefield, Morreesburg and then we retire for the night at Piketberg. Again we will have a concert with Hugo Nieuwoudt, Le Lue, Burger Le Roux, JoMari, Rooies, Wynand and Cheree and Master of Ceremonies will be Boesman van Zyl.
10 May 2012: 111 km
We leave Piketberg on route to Malmesbury. Towns we will be passing through will be Porterville, Hermon, Riebeeck – Kasteel and then we retire for the night in Malmesbury. Again we will have a concert with Hugo Nieuwoudt, Le Lue, Burger Le Roux, JoMari, Rooies, Wynand and Cheree and Master of Ceremonies will be Boesman van Zyl.
11 May 2012: 92.6 km
We leave Malmesbury heading home. Towns we will pass through will be Wellington, Paarl, Klapmuts to Hazendal Wine Estate. From Hazendal members of the public can join the cyclist with their aching bodies for an 8km ride to Brackenfell Sport Grounds. Here there will also be a concert so far Rooies and Hugo Nieuwoudt will do the entertaining.
Here are just a few photo’s of some of the members practicing. Armand my son is also practicing but unfortunately he must go to school during the cycle tour.