Central Chapter: Newsletter February 2018

Hello Everybody As we get more into the swing of chapter-related matters, we try new things. Some more successful than others, but if you do not try, you will never know. Sometimes it will come with change. This letter is one of those new things we are implementing today. We have discussed amongst ourselves and acknowledged that it is very impractical to have our monthly meeting in a public place during the run. It is both noisy and distracting to non-related people. On top of that, members who cannot make the run, miss out on the information. So, from now...

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Central Chapter’s planned run to The Beer Co and SAA Museum

Here goes with the arrangements for next Sunday, the 11th of February. We will enjoy a buffet breakfast at The Beer Company restaurant which is located right next to the SAA Museum Society in Germiston. We need to be there by 09:00 and our Wings will be parked, by special arrangement, under the wings of a Boeing for a unique photo shoot. After breakfast, there will be time for a guided tour of the facility. The private parking and tour, comes at a cost of R40 per person. The breakfast buffet is R70 per person and they have a very...

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Western Cape Chapter: Run to Riebeek-Kasteel on 21 January 2018

For our first run of 2018, we all met at the N1 Engen Winelands 1-stop North and departed at 08:30. Vrydag en Saterdag waai die suidoos stormsterk in Gordonsbaai, die kraaie gaap in Worcester, so ek was bly toe André sê ons kan met die motor gaan op ons uitrit! Sondagoggend is dit natuurlik windstil, maar ons hou maar by ons besluit.           A few members took the Klapmuts road to Stellenbosch where we waited for the other at Helshoogte. Buite die Paarl, kom sewe Wings en ons en Boet met voertuie bymekaar. 'n Lekker groupie...

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Central Chapter run: 14 January 2018

Central Chapter smelled the roses … at Ludwig’s Roses, north of Pretoria, on our first monthly run for 2018. Members came from all over Johannesburg, Pretoria, Bronkhorstspruit, Witbank, Middelburg and Groblersdal and gathered at the final departure point in Centurion. We arrived at Ludwig’s Roses at 11:00 and a delicious lunch was served at 12:30. Most of us even enjoyed a Rose Milkshake – divine! 32 bikes and trikes and approximately 50 people joined this run. On arrival, we all sang the Wing Song, led by the very talented Hendrik Sadie and Johan Degenaar. Singing the Wing Song will from...

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Western Cape Chapter: Planned run – 21 January 2018

We are inviting Gold Wing riders in the Western Cape to join us on our first run for 2018. Our planned run is scheduled for 21 January 2018 as follows: We will leave from the N1 Engen Winelands 1-stop North at 08:30, so please be there at 08:00. We will travel via Paarl, Helshoogte pass, Franchhoek, Du Toitskloof pass and have coffee at a member's guesthouse in Worcester: Oak Tree Manor, 38 Kerk (Church) Street, Worcester.     We will meet the Wing Riders from Worcester and De Doorns at the guesthouse. After sharing of information (10 minutes) and some social chat, we...

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