Team South Africa

ROGER KANE-BERMAN:

AT WHAT AGE DID YOU RIDE A MOTORBIKE FIRST TIME?
I was 6 years old.

WHICH MODEL WAS YOU FIRST MOTORBIKE?
Yamaha PW 50.

WHY ENDURO?
Enduro offers the incredible feeling of freedom in a new way, the ability to go to remote areas, see new places and engage in new cultures.

WHO ARE YOUR IDOLS? WHY?
Christian Pfeiffer is a typical motorcycling idol, because he’s the best at what he does and his skills and control is inspiring.

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR MOST EXTREME ENDURO EXPERIENCES?
We had an epic adventure riding to Angola and touring in the harsh conditions on my first BMW, the 1150gs adventure.

WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS FOR THE GS TROPHY?
To carry the South African flag high and proudly, have fun, enjoy the motorcycle, make new friends and to bring the trophy to South Africa for the first time.

WHAT GOALS DO YOU HAVE LEFT TO ACHIEVE WITH YOU ENDURO?
To participate and complete in the Dakar and maybe to get to these countries to tour on a GS: South America, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, India.

WHO IS YOUR BIGGEST FAN?
My biggest fan must be my Mother, but I’m wonderfully supported by my whole family and by my girlfriend.

ANYTHING ELSE YOU WANT TO SHARE
I appreciate all the support from BMW SA and other sponsors for making this event possible for us! Thank you for a wonderful opportunity to do what we love!

WARREN STRONG:

AT WHAT AGE DID YOU RIDE A MOTORBIKE FIRST TIME?
I started riding a bike at the age of 4 Years.

WHICH MODEL WAS YOU FIRST MOTORBIKE?
I had my first bike when I was 4 and it was a 1988 Yamaha PW 80 CC.

WHY ENDURO?
I love the bush and always having a new place to ride and new challenges to tackle.

WHO ARE YOUR IDOLS? WHY?
Alfi Cox and Darryl Curtis.

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR MOST EXTREME ENDURO EXPERIENCES?
Riding my BMW HP2 two thirds of the way up the famous Baboons mountain in Lasotho.

WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS FOR THE GS TROPHY?
My goals for the Trophy are that South Africa wins, to make new friends and have loads of fun.

WHAT GOALS DO YOU HAVE LEFT TO ACHIEVE WITH YOU ENDURO?
I want to ride on more new places and never stop riding.

WHO IS YOUR BIGGEST FAN?
I think my best friend Jordan is my biggest fan.