10 Years
2008 - 2017
Dust, sweat & gears
The Camel in the Elephant Charge 2012
Entered their 4th charge in a beige 1995 Landrover Defender 90 TDi and completed all 11 checkpoints in a competition distance of 29.30km raising $1,908 for conservation in Zambia.
  • Castle Fleming Trophy - 1st place for the shortest overall distance
  • Bowden Trophy - 1st place for the shortest distance on the gauntlet
  • 2nd place for the shortest net distance
  • 6th place for the shortest distance on tsetse line 1
  • 11th place for most money raised for conservation
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4th of 18 5.12km in 58 minutes
Leg no: 1
1.13 times the leg distance of 4.52km
at an average 5.3kmh
over 58 minutes
1,011m minimum elevation
1,084m maximum elevation
1st Tuskers 4.97km
2nd Green Mambas 5.07km
3rd Autoworld 5.09km
4th Camel 5.12km
5th Just Beer 5.36km
6th Almost There 5.41km
2nd of 16 2.27km in 1 hour 40 minutes
Leg no: 2
1.19 times the leg distance of 1.91km
at an average 1.4kmh
over 1 hour 40 minutes
1,055m minimum elevation
1,206m maximum elevation
1st Tuskers 2.12km
2nd Camel 2.27km
3rd Green Mambas 2.82km
4th Biking Baboons 2.97km
5th Autoworld 3.08km
6th Sausage Tree 3.09km
1st of 6 1.80km in 45 minutes
Leg no: 3
1.21 times the leg distance of 1.49km
at an average 2.4kmh
over 45 minutes
1,002m minimum elevation
1,205m maximum elevation
1st Camel 1.80km
2nd Autoworld 1.91km
3rd Tuskers 3.58km
4th Jet Screamers 6.65km
5th Mudhogs 7.54km
6th Chicken Run 7.70km
1st of 18 89m in 9 minutes
Leg no: 4
1.01 times the leg distance of 88m
at an average 0.6kmh
over 9 minutes
1,000m minimum elevation
1,002m maximum elevation
1st Camel 89m
2nd Chicken Run 91m
3rd Sausage Tree 99m
4th Tuskers 104m
5th Buya Bamba 108m
6th Pilatus 118m
3rd of 9 446m in 16 minutes
Leg no: 5
1.22 times the leg distance of 367m
at an average 1.6kmh
over 16 minutes
983m minimum elevation
1,000m maximum elevation
1st Mudhogs 396m
2nd Autoworld 428m
3rd Camel 446m
4th Carnivores 450m
5th Portico 467m
6th Tuskers 470m
2nd of 8 3.12km in 41 minutes
Leg no: 6
1.33 times the leg distance of 2.35km
at an average 4.5kmh
over 41 minutes
983m minimum elevation
1,176m maximum elevation
1st Pilatus 2.96km
2nd Camel 3.12km
3rd Portico 3.99km
4th Sanctuary 4.71km
5th Chicken Run 5.32km
6th Khal Amazi 5.35km
3rd of 15 1.36km in 27 minutes
Leg no: 7
1.28 times the leg distance of 1.06km
at an average 3.1kmh
over 27 minutes
1,037m minimum elevation
1,173m maximum elevation
1st Chicken Run 1.30km
2nd Sausage Tree 1.33km
3rd Camel 1.36km
4th Biking Baboons 1.41km
5th Pilatus 1.44km
6th Buya Bamba 1.50km
3rd of 19 2.53km in 13 minutes
Leg no: 8
1.15 times the leg distance of 2.20km
at an average 11.9kmh
over 13 minutes
1,006m minimum elevation
1,048m maximum elevation
1st Tuskers 2.33km
2nd Chicken Run 2.52km
3rd Camel 2.53km
4th Sausage Tree 2.53km
5th Pilatus 2.60km
6th Small Feet 2.71km
1st of 11 5.01km in 1 hour 7 minutes
Leg no: 9
1.55 times the leg distance of 3.24km
at an average 4.5kmh
over 1 hour 7 minutes
968m minimum elevation
1,052m maximum elevation
1st Camel 5.01km
2nd Biking Baboons 5.34km
3rd Khal Amazi 5.60km
4th Chicken Run 5.83km
5th Sanctuary 5.95km
6th Duchesses of Hazard 8.19km
6th of 16 6.49km in 35 minutes
Leg no: 10
2.00 times the leg distance of 3.25km
at an average 11.0kmh
over 35 minutes
1,007m minimum elevation
1,090m maximum elevation
1st Buya Bamba 6.04km
2nd Tuskers 6.08km
3rd Portico 6.10km
4th Green Mambas 6.13km
5th Chicken Run 6.21km
6th Camel 6.49km