Frank

Frank

I’ve had my own Auto Electric business for 40 years. I was offered the opportunity in 2022 to join Cape Sidecars to assist with the maintenance & to look after the electrical health of the sidecars. Using my knowledge on these old bikes is very satisfying. Each bike is unique & everyday day brings new experiences & challenges. Using my auto-electric knowledge & abilities will hopefully keep our elegant ladies on the road for many more years.

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Bev

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Bradley

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Chris

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Deven

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Donald

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Dora

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Freddie

Born in 1959 in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth. After school and army, qualified as an Export fruit quality inspector. Doing inspection all over …

Gareth

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Gerard

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Gillian

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Ivan

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Jacques

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Jannie

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Jason

My name is Jason Wakefield, married to the lovely Orvianne. My dream was to be a biker traffic officer but sadly that dream didn’t come …

Joe

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Lambert

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Lesley

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Linlee

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Nadine

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Patrick

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Retha

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Roger

Roger is semi-retired, although still operating as a marketing & advertising consultant after running an ad agency for over 35 years as well as managing …

Scott

Scott spends most of his time in the bush running his Wildlife Volunteer Program at the Sibuya Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape. When he …

Shaun

Vaalie by birth (born and raised in Johannesburg), but Capetonian by nature. I am a hiking, cycling, motorcycling and outdoor nut. When not guiding guests …

Thomas

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Yanda

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