Sep 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Tom Myers and Paul Guillien, President and General Manager of Touratech-USA, returned to Seattle this week following the completion of a 1000 mile off-road motorcycle journey across the state of Utah.
Aug 22, 2011 | 0 Comments
At Touratech-USA we pride ourselves with carrying a complete line of essential accessories and gear for Adventure motorcycle travel. This is especially true with BMW's F800GS motorcycle.
Aug 18, 2011 | 2 Comments
Touratech Racing has built an enduro bike based on the BMW F800GS. Dubbed the "XXL," Lars Wurdemann will race the latest machine to come out of Touratech's development department at the 'Dawn to Dusk' enduro later this month.
Nov 21, 2010 | 0 Comments
It's still up in the air: The last special test called "Trial" will decide which team will come home as the winner of the GS Trophy 2010. It is a neck-and-neck race between the teams from UK, Scandinavia and South Africa.
Nov 20, 2010 | 1 Comments
Slowly but surely it is coming to an end: We are back on Jan du Toit's farm where we set off towards Swaziland with brand new motorbikes six days ago. Now, almost 2000 Kilometers later, the whole thing got a certain patina with a whiff of adventure.
Nov 19, 2010 | 0 Comments
"Breakfast for Simba." The South African guiding us through the Pinda Game Resort at sunset is kidding. A warthog is unsuspectingly strolling towards the lazy lion dozing in the morning sun. The long maned poser does not seem to be interested in the tough meat of bike riders and prefers to ignore us.
Nov 18, 2010 | 1 Comments
"Have a lekker day", says Celia le Roux, the only female Trophy guide, to the others before she opens the throttle. "Lekker" is an Afrikaans word for everything gorgeous: riding a motorbike, food, scenery, people.
Nov 17, 2010 | 0 Comments
At 5:30 am the alarm-clock goes off without mercy - no matter how late it was the night before. And it gets late into the night quite often.
Nov 16, 2010 | 0 Comments
Exactly at 5.30 am we are jolted out of our dreams by the blow of a loud compressor horn - half an hour before the official waking-up time! The perpetrator is still being sought.
Nov 15, 2010 | 0 Comments
It's happened! The riders of the GS Trophy 2010 take off their helmets at the end of the day and have a big grin on their face. It's always been fascinating to see how happy a man can be after playing in a little bit of sand and gravel.