South Africa wins ‘Spirit of Amarok’

2015-10-15 06:00
VW Amarok bakkies being put through their paces in the International Spirit of Africa Trophy. 
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TEAM South Africa were crowned as the overall winners of the inaugural International Spirit of Amarok Trophy in Botswana recently.

The five South African teams dominated the competition from the start and amassed an outstanding 10 153 points in total.

Teams from Australia, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa took part and each country was represented by five teams of two people each. The 20 teams used Amaroks to contest technical and speed challenges over five days. Namibia came second, Australia third and Botswana fourth.

The individual category was won by Alwyn and Melanie Jordaan of Namibia.

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