It was a different kind of mud pack that Liesl Laurie, Miss South Africa 2015, and Elma Smit, television rugby anchor and host, signed up for as they joined several Vodacom Bulls rugby stars and a group of Vodacom Red clients on an incredible Vodacom Red 4x4 Experience in Magoebaskloof this past weekend.
But these two high range stars went full low range as they both wasted no time getting behind the wheel of the top-class Isuzu vehicles and tearing up the trails around Tzaneen along with Vodacom Bulls players Lizo Gqoboka, Marnitz Boshoff, Edgar Marutlulle and Conraad van Vuuren.
'If anyone asks what I got up to for my first weekend of November 2018 I have to tell them that I’ve had the best experience ever,' said Laurie.
'I got to hang out with brand new people and got exposed to so much more than I would ever do. I definitely took the road less travelled. And I got mud in places where I shouldn’t have mud. But I had the best and most amazing time.'
After flying to Polokwane, the Vodacom Red group were met outside the airport by the 4x4 experts from the Isuzu Driving Academy and a convoy of magnificent vehicles waiting for each one of them. And the adrenalin-charged weekend started as soon as they hit the ground.
'We just landed in Polokwane and went straight to Magoesbaskloof, which was absolutely beautiful. And we went straight into a canopy tour of this beautiful area. What a blast for t...