10 Years
2008 - 2017
Dust, sweat & gears
Mellow Yellow

Mellow Yellow have entered 4 charges since 2008 , completing the course 2 times and raising $3,500 for conservation in Zambia.

The team's best leg was the Elephant Charge 2011 when they charged from 'Kanyemba' to Sanctuary in 1.34km, 41m or 1.03 times over the straight line distance of 1.30km. They were 1st place out of 16 teams on this leg.

  • Winner of the shortest net distance for a bike team (2011)
  • Winner of the Dean Cup for the shortest distance by a bike team (2011)
  • Winner of the Bowden Trophy for the shortest distance on the gauntlet (2011)

Entered in a Bikes as car no 103. Raised $1,403, completed the course in a distance of 28 km and were placed 1st out of 22 entires overall.
  • 1st place for the shortest net distance for a bike team
  • Dean Cup - 1st place for the shortest distance by a bike team
  • Bowden Trophy - 1st place for the shortest distance on the gauntlet
  • 2nd place for the shortest distance on tsetse line 1
Entered in a white & yellow 1982 Toyota Hilux as car no 2. Raised $1,439, completed 2 checkpoints and were placed 15th out of 17 entires overall.
Entered in a white & yellow 1982 Toyota Hilux as car no 2. Raised $436, completed 8 checkpoints and were placed 6th out of 11 entires overall.
  • 3rd place for most money raised for conservation
Entered in a yellow 2006 Nissan Doublecab as car no 2. Raised $222, completed the course in a distance of 30 km and were placed 6th out of 9 entires overall.
  • 3rd place for most money raised for conservation