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2008 - 2017
Dust, sweat & gears
Pilatus in the Elephant Charge 2012
Entered their 1st charge in a white 1980 Pinzgaur 6x6 and completed 8 checkpoints in a competition distance of 24.39km raising $573 for conservation in Zambia.
  • 4th place for the shortest distance by a new team
  • 8th place for the shortest distance on the gauntlet
  • 16th place for the shortest net distance
  • 16th place for the shortest overall distance
  • 18th place for most money raised for conservation
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2nd of 4 2.96km in 1 hour 13 minutes
Leg no: 1
1.97 times the leg distance of 1.50km
at an average 2.4kmh
over 1 hour 13 minutes
1,000m minimum elevation
1,205m maximum elevation
1st Green Mambas 2.28km
2nd Pilatus 2.96km
3rd Sausage Tree 3.07km
4th Sanctuary 3.07km
6th of 18 118m in 6 minutes
Leg no: 2
1.34 times the leg distance of 88m
at an average 1.1kmh
over 6 minutes
999m minimum elevation
1,001m maximum elevation
1st Camel 89m
2nd Chicken Run 91m
3rd Sausage Tree 99m
4th Tuskers 104m
5th Buya Bamba 108m
6th Pilatus 118m
2nd of 8 519m in 29 minutes
Leg no: 3
1.22 times the leg distance of 424m
at an average 1.1kmh
over 29 minutes
984m 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
1st of 8 2.96km in 1 hour 2 minutes
Leg no: 4
1.26 times the leg distance of 2.35km
at an average 2.9kmh
over 1 hour 2 minutes
983m minimum elevation
1,177m 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
5th of 15 1.44km in 36 minutes
Leg no: 5
1.36 times the leg distance of 1.06km
at an average 2.4kmh
over 36 minutes
1,037m minimum elevation
1,175m 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
5th of 19 2.60km in 18 minutes
Leg no: 6
1.18 times the leg distance of 2.20km
at an average 8.5kmh
over 18 minutes
1,005m minimum elevation
1,049m 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 1 12.53km in 3 hours 54 minutes
Leg no: 7
1.99 times the leg distance of 6.29km
at an average 3.2kmh
over 3 hours 54 minutes
964m minimum elevation
1,085m maximum elevation
1st Pilatus 12.53km