Archive for May, 2014

SANI2C 2014

It’s that time of year again…for what I believe is the greatest multi-stage event this country has to offer, the SANI2C… A weekend of great comradery, adventure, and South African landscape at its best.. For the second year running, I partnered up with Russel Horwood from Knysna. We have thoroughly enjoyed our riding together and there is something about stretching More…

THE BEAUTIFUL BAVIAANS

Living in the Southern Cape allows for a myriad of escape routes into paradise away from paradise over weekends. We packed the cars to the hilt, mostly with kid’s stuff and headed off to the middle of the Baviaanskloof for a weekend away with great friends.. No cell reception, bare, stark nature at its best, paraffin lamps as electricity, and mountain bike heaven made More…

SOUTH AFRICAN VITREORETINAL MEETING

Our annual SAVRS meeting was held at the beautiful Simola country club in Knysna…10 minutes from my practice which made it a really convenient venue for me this yr. We were honoured to have Barbara Parolini and Nicola Ghazi, both internationally respected retinal expert address us on a few buzz words in vitreoretinal disease. Below is an executive summary of their talks: Prevalence More…