Landman raising funds for next Dakar

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Leading South African female biker Kirsten Landman.
Leading South African female biker Kirsten Landman.

Leading South African female biker Kirsten Landman is hungry to return the Dakar Rally and its massive mixture of excitement and endangerment.

The Durban-based daredevil says she is definitely going to put her name into the hat for the 2022 edition of the gruelling race in Saudi Arabia and is about to launch a fundraising campaign to get her to the starting line.

Last year, she officially became the first African woman to finish the Dakar, on her KTM 450 Rally Replica with principal backing from power tools company Ryobi, while the Eastern Cape’s Taye Perry was behind her in the Middle East.

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