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2008 - 2017
Dust, sweat & gears
The Green Mambas in the Elephant Charge 2012
Entered their 3rd charge in a green 1978 Toyota Landcruiser HJ45 SWB and completed all 11 checkpoints in a competition distance of 40.20km raising $573 for conservation in Zambia.
  • 4th place for the shortest distance on tsetse line 1
  • 6th place for the shortest overall distance
  • 7th place for the shortest net distance
  • 9th place for the shortest distance on the gauntlet
  • 20th place for most money raised for conservation
Click on a leg below for the details
2nd of 18 5.07km in 58 minutes
Leg no: 1
1.12 times the leg distance of 4.52km
at an average 5.2kmh
over 58 minutes
1,012m minimum elevation
1,086m 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
3rd of 16 2.82km in 2 hours 3 minutes
Leg no: 2
1.48 times the leg distance of 1.91km
at an average 1.4kmh
over 2 hours 3 minutes
1,055m minimum elevation
1,210m 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 4 2.28km in 1 hour 23 minutes
Leg no: 3
1.52 times the leg distance of 1.50km
at an average 1.7kmh
over 1 hour 23 minutes
1,001m minimum elevation
1,205m maximum elevation
1st Green Mambas 2.28km
2nd Pilatus 2.96km
3rd Sausage Tree 3.07km
4th Sanctuary 3.07km
8th of 18 147m in 21 minutes
Leg no: 4
1.67 times the leg distance of 88m
at an average 0.4kmh
over 21 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
1st of 8 492m in 11 minutes
Leg no: 5
1.16 times the leg distance of 424m
at an average 2.6kmh
over 11 minutes
983m minimum elevation
1,002m maximum elevation
1st Green Mambas 492m
2nd Pilatus 519m
3rd Sausage Tree 547m
4th Sanctuary 559m
5th Buya Bamba 671m
6th Small Feet 1.30km
4th of 6 4.96km in 42 minutes
Leg no: 6
1.44 times the leg distance of 3.44km
at an average 7.0kmh
over 42 minutes
977m minimum elevation
1,049m maximum elevation
1st Autoworld 4.26km
2nd Tuskers 4.46km
3rd Buya Bamba 4.80km
4th Green Mambas 4.96km
5th Sausage Tree 6.75km
6th Mudhogs 6.76km
9th of 19 2.84km in 14 minutes
Leg no: 7
1.29 times the leg distance of 2.20km
at an average 11.9kmh
over 14 minutes
1,004m minimum elevation
1,050m 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
14th of 15 5.34km in 40 minutes
Leg no: 8
5.04 times the leg distance of 1.06km
at an average 8.1kmh
over 40 minutes
1,028m minimum elevation
1,176m 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
4th of 4 8.85km in 38 minutes
Leg no: 9
3.29 times the leg distance of 2.69km
at an average 14.1kmh
over 38 minutes
1,006m minimum elevation
1,176m maximum elevation
1st Sausage Tree 3.25km
2nd Autoworld 4.60km
3rd Tuskers 8.28km
4th Green Mambas 8.85km
4th of 16 6.13km in 21 minutes
Leg no: 10
1.89 times the leg distance of 3.25km
at an average 17.3kmh
over 21 minutes
1,007m minimum elevation
1,085m 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