2018 Mini Wing Fling to Kakamas

  On Thursday, 26 April 2018, members of Central Chapter departed from Comaro Street in Johannesburg South, and members of Western Cape Chapter departed from Cape Town and surrounds to travel to the Mini Wing Fling which was held in Kakamas. Central Chapter travelled to Kimberley for their overnight stay and WC Chapter to Calvinia. Old friends met up at Dick and Meisie Venter's hotel, Kalahari Gateway in Kakamas, during the late afternoon on Friday, 27 April 2018, and enjoyed a delicious braai for dinner. The food was excellent every day of our stay! Thank you, once again. On Saturday,...

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Western Cape Chapter: Run to Caledon on 15 April 2018

On Sunday, 15 April 2018, Western Cape Chapter of Wing Riders SA had a run, to Caledon as the turn-around destination. Members met at the BP garage in Strand at 09:00. Three of us had conversations with other bikers who we met at the garage, we looked at each other’s bikes and discussed motorcycling in general. After having waited until 09:15, we decided to leave and head towards Gordon’s Bay. We enjoyed the scenic view of the mountain and sea. We said goodbye to our newly met friends and three Gold Wings and a car left the garage en route...

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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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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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Western Cape Chapter: Charity run with “Helpende Handjies” on 10 December 2017

With all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season, people sometimes forget that this holiday is about sharing peace and joy with others. As an act of kindness, three biker groups got together on Sunday, 10 December 2017. Wing Riders Western Cape Chapter joined in to assist the care centre called "Helpende Handjies" by collecting food items and taking it to Montagu for children from the squatter camp. The Wing Riders left Cape Town at 08:15 to meet up with the other biking groups in Worcester at 10:00. On route, biking groups from Ashton joined the pack and all...

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Western Cape Chapter: Progressive Run on 19 November 2017

Written by Amorita Engelbrecht Die “Club Captain” het 'n lekker rit gereël vir ons – eers ontbyt by ons nuwe vriende in die Hexriviervallei, Gerdus en Cynthia en James en Rozanne, en daarna na Krish en Gail vir middagete.  Ons was verras oor die groot aantal Wings wat opgedaag het. Die oggend was lekker koel, ons het veilig gery en toe ons by Gerdus-hulle se plaas kom, wag daar 'n feesmaal op ons!  Almal het vermoedelik heeltemal te veel geëet, ons het lekker gesels en toe neem Gerdus ons deur hulle pragtige groen vallei – ons ry mos altyd net...

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