The Mother of Hard Enduro gets underway in the snow

The big story of the opening day of the 50th anniversary of the Motul Roof of Africa, was the weather. Travis Teasdale leads the 2017 Motul Roof of Africa in Lesotho, after setting the fastest combined time on Thursday’s Round the Houses lap race through the capital Maseru and the mountain time trial. The South African finished the day on a combined time of 01:29:01, mere seconds ahead of country compatriots Blake Gutzeit and Wade Young, who had the fastest time on the time trial.