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Adventurous Accounts Published Elsewhere

Articles and Stories Published Online or in Printed Media

As well as maintaining an active blog Team Tane aims to share their mission of using adventures to encourage environmental and cultural awareness through other platforms. These platforms include good ol’ fashion printed media (mainly magazines) and as online publications through media houses, organisations or other websites. We try to only include content which will keep you excited and enthralled. In order to access these media types select from the lists below.


Below is a list of thrilling stories from various adventures as published in numerous printed media. The articles can be accessed by clicking on the images  or headings and websites of the publishers by clicking the links.

Protecting Our Predecessors

Our first photo journal delves into our incredible experience with the gorillas of Uganda. Published by Sawubona Magazine in October 2017. Get a FREE subscription HERE.

12 Black Magic African Border Tips

Our guide to crossing African borders with less hassles, providing 12 tried and tested tips garnered during 7 months on the wild roads of Africa. Published by Leisure Wheels in October 2017.

Better Than Kilimanjaro - Getaway Magazine

Overshadowed by Mt Kilimanjaro and, to a lesser extent, Mt Kenya, the mind-blowing Rwenzori Mountains of Uganda, Africa’s largest range, remain secret summits. This article published in Getaway Magazine October 2017, tells of our epic mission to the Jurassic land and tries to answer why we climb.

Answers From Africa - Leisure Wheels

Our expedition Suzuki Africa Sky High is as much about trying to answer some fundamental questions as it is about experiencing Africa. This article published in July 2017 by South African 4×4 publication, Leisure Wheels, starts by defining the questions and tries to find the answers.

Travel Drakensberg - Getaway Magazine

Travel Drakensberg, published in the May 2017 Getaway Magazine, is a compilation of awesome hiking ideas for the Drakensberg region South Africa. It was writing by an assortment of enthusiasts and compiled by Getaway into a roadmap of the coolest hikes in one of South Africa’s most stunning areas.

Reach for the Sky - Leisure Wheels

Reach for the sky is an expose by the well known South African 4×4 Magazine, Leisure Wheels, about us and our trip Suzuki Africa Sky High. It was written by Leisure Wheels and is a great overview of the main components of our dream.

Travel's Hidden Truths - Sawubona Magazine

Travel’s Hidden Truths is an article which focuses on the insight gained from life on the road and discusses the personal growth opportunities travelling offers which are often overlooked. It was published in Sawubona, SAA’s inflight  magazine, in May 2017. Let us know what you think. For more about Sawubona check out the Sawubona Site.

Rocky Mountain Madness - Ride Magazine

A high pace article about high altitude mountain biking madness encountered at the Rocky Mountain Fest 2016 at Afriski Afriski Site in Lesotho published by Ride in June 2016. Lots of excitment awaits . Ride Site

Back to the High Life - Ride Magazine

Back to the High Life is a thrilling story of Shane and his mate Jon tackling Lesotho’s Maluti Mountains shortly after Shane recovered from his paragliding incident. This is the article as published by Ride in March 2016, their website can be accessed here Ride Site

Mission to a GOLDen Height - MCSA Journal

A captivating account of Mission to a GOLDen Height; a mountaineering trip up Mt Kenya which simultaneously aimed to develop youth leaders published  in the 2014 Mountain Club of South Africa (MCSA) journal MCSA Site

Sir Lowry's Dreams - GoFly Magazine

A recount of an adventure of friends who followed their dreams to fly Sir Lowry’s Pass near Cape Town, South Africa. The article was published in GoFly Magazine, South Africa’s paragliding and hangliding magazine in December 2014. GoFly Site


A continuation of the exhilarating stories above can be found below on various websites that published the articles. The articles can be accessed by clicking on either the images or the heading links, note you will be redirected to the publisher’s website.

Twelve Tips for African Border Black Magic

Its true, crossing African land borders is a pain. BUT alike all things, if handled in the right manner, the rough experience can be smoothed out significantly. In this, our most useful overland tip blog yet, we provide insights on how to cross Africa the easy way. Published by Cyberstoep .

The Nature of Africa - Cyberstoep

Forget what you think you know about Africa. Forget the dramas modern media has created about our continent. Scratch a little deeper and you will find a whole new world awaits in the “Real Africa.” Published on Cyberstoep


Jimny Goes Mountaineering

In this article, Leisure Wheels, does a great job of capturing what we are trying to do through Suzuki Africa Sky High and why. See their website for more stories.


Suzuki Jimny and Team Tane Take on 10 African Countries, Women on Wheels

An article published by Women on Wheels showcasing our expedition Suzuki Africa Sky High with details on what we are doing, check it out on the Women on Wheels Website.


Niks in Afrika kan ’n Jimny stuit (Afrikaans)

Our first publication in Afrikaans introduces our epic expedition, Suzuki Africa Sky High,’ and provides a rundown of what we are trying to achieve, check it out on the Son Website.


5 Valentines Adventures - Better than a Box of Chocolates

Occasions like Valentine’s Day don’t have to be time where we feel obliged to buy gifts we don’t really want to buy or feel guilty for not buying the. They can be an opportunity to spend time with loved ones doing what we love together. We explain how in this article published by Cape Union Mart


Rocky Mountain Fest!

A shortened version of “Rocky Mountain Madness,” the article published in Ride Magazine about high altitude mountain biking madness encountered at the Rocky Mountain Fest 2016 at Afriski in Lesotho on Full Sus’ (a FREE SA mountain biking publication) website. Full Sus Site

Cold Winds Power Gold Hearts

A recount of an exciting pre-expedition training for Mission to a GOLDen Height at Matroosberg in the Western Cape of South Africa in a mid-winter blizzard.  The full article and pictures were published on SA Mountain Magazine SA Mountain Site or at Climb ZA  Climb ZA Site

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