Meet Kirsten Landman: Africa's first female Dakar Rally rider!!!

Meet Kirsten Landman… South Africa’s top female off-road and enduro racer, who is also taking on the ultimate challenge in 2020 – the Dakar Rally!

 

Johannesburg, South Africa – Kirsten Landman is a professional offroad & hard enduro rider from Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa. She has been riding since the age of 8 & launched her professional career at the age of 22.

What started as just fun with her family, has now turned into Kirsten making history and a name for herself worldwide in the hard enduro racing scene! Competing in major international events, the talented rider has become the first female to finish races such as Redbull Romaniacs, Redbull Sea to Sky, Redbull Megawatt 111, Redbull Braveman & the Roof of Africa.

Since then, Kirsten has achieved her South African Springbok colours while competing at the top level of her sport all over the world & most times being the only lady to do so.

And now South Africa’s top female enduro racer is taking on the ultimate endurance challenge… the Dakar Rally!

Listen to her incredible story on the Good Things Guy Jacpod above and follow her Facebook page to keep up to date with her journey!

Meet Kirsten Landman: Africa's first female Dakar Rally rider!!!


Sources: Good Things Guy | Jacpod | Brent Lindeque 
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