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76 year old Ron Thompson discussing a custom bike he wants built with the bicycle frame builder Dave Mercer. Ron wants to “ride out into the sunset on his ultimate bicycle”.

76 year old Ron Thompson discussing a custom bike he wants built with the bicycle frame builder Dave Mercer. Ron wants to “ride out into the sunset on his ultimate bicycle”.

I didn’t even take a proper portrait of my Du Toit bicycle. And here it is lying in the dirt. No mechanical issues, no punctures, super comfortable ride. Great @rivbike handlebar bag for my daily selection of snacks. #tourofarae  (at Somewhere in the Karoo)

I didn’t even take a proper portrait of my Du Toit bicycle. And here it is lying in the dirt. No mechanical issues, no punctures, super comfortable ride. Great @rivbike handlebar bag for my daily selection of snacks. #tourofarae (at Somewhere in the Karoo)

The honeymoon suite I got to share with Stan last night. #tourofarae  (at The Lord Milner, Matjiesfontein)

The honeymoon suite I got to share with Stan last night. #tourofarae (at The Lord Milner, Matjiesfontein)

The end. We made it to Matjiesfontein. It was tough but easier than yesterday’s totally crazy day. #tourofarae  (at The Lord Milner, Matjiesfontein)

The end. We made it to Matjiesfontein. It was tough but easier than yesterday’s totally crazy day. #tourofarae (at The Lord Milner, Matjiesfontein)

The end. We made it to Matjiesfontein. It was tough but easier than yesterday’s totally crazy day. #tourofarae  (at The Lord Milner, Matjiesfontein)

The end. We made it to Matjiesfontein. It was tough but easier than yesterday’s totally crazy day. #tourofarae (at The Lord Milner, Matjiesfontein)

The wind and sleet was so bitterly cold - it was ice coming down. Port and food break under a little sheltered bridge. #tourofarae  (at Toward Matjiesfontein, South Africa)

The wind and sleet was so bitterly cold - it was ice coming down. Port and food break under a little sheltered bridge. #tourofarae (at Toward Matjiesfontein, South Africa)

Thawing my feet at a padstal. #tourofarae

Thawing my feet at a padstal. #tourofarae

The processed version. #tourofarae

The processed version. #tourofarae

Justin getting ready this morning in Sutherland. It was bitterly cold.
Some of us ran into the shops and bought dish washing gloves to protect our hands, and wrapped out feet in plastic bags. #tourofarae  (at Sutherland, South Africa)

Justin getting ready this morning in Sutherland. It was bitterly cold.
Some of us ran into the shops and bought dish washing gloves to protect our hands, and wrapped out feet in plastic bags. #tourofarae (at Sutherland, South Africa)