The PHAT GM rides: So far, so good!

The PHAT GM rides: So far, so good!

Two local KZN businessmen are raising awareness for the SA Tourism and Hospitality industry by going the distance... literally.


Last week, Leon Rennison and Gerhard Botha officially set out on their cross country bike journey.

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"If we were going to ask people to support our various causes during these tough times, we had to dig deep and do a tour of epic proportions. For me “The Phat GM” a cycle trip of 50km is epic and beyond my comfort zone, so we decided to do a 1,000km. Makes sense...doesn't it?" Gerhard said.

On the 30th of August, the two men officially started their lengthy expedition from Lythwood Lodge near Lidgetton, KZN to The Kitchen Windows in Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape - with an expected arrival on Sunday, 27 September.

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If you want to follow them on their journey, virtually of course, make sure to tune in every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11h30 as we get a live update!

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Main image courtesy of The Phat GM Rides

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