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Put Foot Rally

Put Foot Rally

“The greatest social rally on the face of the Earth.” That’s how organisers and erstwhile participants describe the Put Foot Rally.

The route (often referred to as a ‘route-ish’ for its purposefully loose definition) covers 8000km across five Southern African nations and some 18 days. Vehicles aren’t the latest and greatest off-roaders. The rule seems to be ‘anything that goes, goes’. From vintage Minis to David Kramer-style vans, the cavalcade is a motley and colourful one.

It’s not everyone’s idea of the perfect African escape, but the young at heart and fleet of foot will struggle to find a more entertaining way to take in this part of the world.

Here’s a taste of a previous edition…

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