Skip to Content

The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Discuss and participate in the forum projects and fundraisers
User avatar
hilda
Forum Assistant
Forum Assistant
FAC Member (2015)
FAC Member (2014)
Posts: 11599
Joined: Fri Apr 06, 2007 6:39 am
Location: Pretoria SA

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by hilda » Thu Dec 19, 2013 3:27 pm

PNF wrote:Good point, Hilda............is Barry gooing to wear one?


Hahahaaa! PNF, fortunately, or unfortunately, we will not be able to attend! :lol: :lol:
The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do. - Unknown.

FORUMITES, have you read this announcement? If not, please do and participate! Annual Forum Awards 2016

User avatar
Mafuta B
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2021
Joined: Tue May 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Location: Slightly Off Center
Contact:

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Mafuta B » Sat Dec 28, 2013 9:32 am

Pardus... You should just come out and admit that that is your cupboard :twisted: :twisted:
At the end of it all you don't want to go into the grave peacefully and quietly in well preserved body... You want to go sort off skidding in sideways, full of bruises and scratches saying: "Man what a ride!!!"

User avatar
Mafuta B
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2021
Joined: Tue May 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Location: Slightly Off Center
Contact:

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Mafuta B » Tue Feb 18, 2014 3:20 pm

Sooooo

Everyone gone quiet for fear of having to wear the "thing"?
At the end of it all you don't want to go into the grave peacefully and quietly in well preserved body... You want to go sort off skidding in sideways, full of bruises and scratches saying: "Man what a ride!!!"

User avatar
Porridge
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 1457
Joined: Wed May 05, 2010 1:15 pm
Location: Joburg

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Porridge » Tue Feb 18, 2014 3:22 pm

No idea what you're talking about, Andre ... :whistle: :whistle: :hmz:
The simple rule to follow with all animals is one of respect.

Tired of wishing "you were there"? Try something different

3-8 March 2016 10th Anniversary of Cricket @ Skukuza

User avatar
Maargat G
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 824
Joined: Mon Mar 31, 2008 9:27 pm
Location: Not in KNP.....

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Maargat G » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:38 pm

Rather certain that the "thing" will be worn by you yourself Captain! Not so sure whether Im looking forward in seeing you in that "thing"! I was thinking of bringing a welding helmet along, for me to wear, or I can rent it out to people who fear to see you in that!!! :D :lol: :shock:
Ratpack Member.

The currents that shape our lives, flow from the attitudes we nurture everyday!

User avatar
Porridge
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 1457
Joined: Wed May 05, 2010 1:15 pm
Location: Joburg

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Porridge » Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:37 pm

He is the one that needs to wear it, Gerhard. You definitely need to cover your face for this sort of thing.
The simple rule to follow with all animals is one of respect.

Tired of wishing "you were there"? Try something different

3-8 March 2016 10th Anniversary of Cricket @ Skukuza

User avatar
Mafuta B
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2021
Joined: Tue May 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Location: Slightly Off Center
Contact:

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Mafuta B » Mon Mar 03, 2014 5:42 pm

Baffers wrote:
Perhaps we can raise enough funds to convince someone to actually wear it (the elusive mankini) ;)
Then we donate the money to the rhino war and we call it "The mankini effect"

Common! Who's in? Anyone wanna put down some money that we will see that mankini?

So we have the following "pledges" that the mankini will be there:
Baffers R 200
DavenJan R 200
DinkyBird R 200
Spargish R 150
Crested Val R 200
Dylan R 50 (He is only 13 years old)
GerhardDB R 200
Sparrow R 200
RichardJ R 200
CarolG R 200
Heskie R 200
Hilda R 200
Shusin R 200
Pardus R 200
PNF R 200 (Only if Cheetah is "THE MAN!")
Phillip1 R 200 (Already paid!) Awesome Philip!
Porridge R 500
JenB R 200
MM R 200
Fishbowl R 500
Spock R 500
Baryels R 200
Barry Geyer R 500 (NON FORUM PLEDGE) Thanks Barry! Awesome dude :) Go Tribe
JeanniR R300
Okie R200
Sparks R200
Miki Swart R250 Non Forum Member Already Paid!!! You are amazing Mix :)
Okie R200 (for not showing the back foto.)
roaneric R200
Black Rhino R300
Bert R200
Kallis1786 R100

Rey Takuli's two daughters! Oratile (6) and Kamohelo (2) R200 each! Awesome to have the SANPARKS guys help in their personal capacities as well!!!
Kallis1786 R100

CHARL DU TOIT FROM THE SUCCESS ACADEMY R 1000 for photographic evidence.
Awesome Charl and the success academy!
TOTAL FOR THE MANKINI EFFECT R 8750 And a possible R 200 more if Cheetah gets drunk enough ;)
[/quote]
At the end of it all you don't want to go into the grave peacefully and quietly in well preserved body... You want to go sort off skidding in sideways, full of bruises and scratches saying: "Man what a ride!!!"

User avatar
Philip1
Legendary Virtual Ranger
Legendary Virtual Ranger
Award: Quiz Whiz of the Year (2015)
Award: Musketeer of the Year (2015)
Award: Quiz Whiz of the Year (2014)
Posts: 6259
Joined: Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:58 am
Location: Far South in South Africa.

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Mar 03, 2014 6:46 pm

Hi Baffers...hope there will be even more!!!!! :wink:
"Lose yourself in Nature and find Peace!" (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
UNITE AGAINST POACHING...What we protect,
do not let poachers take it away!

Extinction is forever and survival is up to---every last one of us!

User avatar
JenB
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 17063
Joined: Sun Oct 07, 2007 1:41 pm
Location: Johannesburg - where they cut down trees and name streets after them.

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by JenB » Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:02 am

JenB wrote:
okie wrote:Well......... :hmz:

.........Image

Okie, I need a new keyboard! :lol: :lol:
R200.00 from me for that pic regardless if the mankini is seen at the cricket or not!!!

Paid my dues. :)
"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." ~ Anatole France

User avatar
Mafuta B
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2021
Joined: Tue May 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Location: Slightly Off Center
Contact:

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Mafuta B » Wed Mar 05, 2014 4:19 pm

Baffers wrote:Perhaps we can raise enough funds to convince someone to actually wear it (the elusive mankini) ;)
Then we donate the money to the rhino war and we call it "The mankini effect"

Common! Who's in? Anyone wanna put down some money that we will see that mankini?

So we have the following "pledges" that the mankini will be there:
Baffers R 200
DavenJan R 200
DinkyBird R 200
Spargish R 150
Crested Val R 200
Dylan R 50 (He is only 13 years old)
GerhardDB R 200
Sparrow R 200
RichardJ R 200
CarolG R 200
Heskie R 200
Hilda R 200
Shusin R 200
Pardus R 200
PNF R 200 (Only if Cheetah is "THE MAN!")
Phillip1 R 200 (Already paid!) Awesome Philip!
Porridge R 500
JenB R 200
MM R 200
Fishbowl R 500
Spock R 500
Baryels R 200
Barry Geyer R 500 (NON FORUM PLEDGE) Thanks Barry! Awesome dude :) Go Tribe
JeanniR R300
Okie R200
Sparks R200
Miki Swart R250 Non Forum Member Already Paid!!! You are amazing Mix :)
Okie R200 (for not showing the back foto.)
roaneric R200
Black Rhino R300
Bert R200
Kallis1786 R100

Rey Takuli's two daughters! Oratile (6) and Kamohelo (2) R200 each! Awesome to have the SANPARKS guys help in their personal capacities as well!!!
Kallis1786 R100
JenB R200 already paid ;) thanks JenB

CHARL DU TOIT FROM THE SUCCESS ACADEMY R 1000 for photographic evidence.
Awesome Charl and the success academy!
TOTAL FOR THE MANKINI EFFECT R 8950 And a possible R 200 more if Cheetah gets drunk enough ;)
[/quote]
At the end of it all you don't want to go into the grave peacefully and quietly in well preserved body... You want to go sort off skidding in sideways, full of bruises and scratches saying: "Man what a ride!!!"

User avatar
picnic
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 3311
Joined: Fri Mar 02, 2012 11:08 am
Location: In a park or on the forum.

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by picnic » Tue Mar 11, 2014 3:26 pm

Baffers wrote:
So we have the following "pledges" that the mankini will be there:
Baffers R 200
DavenJan R 200
DinkyBird R 200
Spargish R 150
Crested Val R 200
Dylan R 50 (He is only 13 years old)
GerhardDB R 200
Sparrow R 200
RichardJ R 200
CarolG R 200
Heskie R 200
Hilda R 200
Shusin R 200
Pardus R 200
PNF R 200 (Only if Cheetah is "THE MAN!")
Phillip1 R 200 (Already paid!) Awesome Philip!
Porridge R 500
JenB R 200
MM R 200
Fishbowl R 500
Spock R 500
Baryels R 200
Barry Geyer R 500 (NON FORUM PLEDGE) Thanks Barry! Awesome dude :) Go Tribe
JeanniR R300
Okie R200
Sparks R200
Miki Swart R250 Non Forum Member Already Paid!!! You are amazing Mix :)
Okie R200 (for not showing the back foto.)
roaneric R200
Black Rhino R300
Bert R200
Kallis1786 R100

Rey Takuli's two daughters! Oratile (6) and Kamohelo (2) R200 each! Awesome to have the SANPARKS guys help in their personal capacities as well!!!
Kallis1786 R100
JenB R200 already paid ;) thanks JenB

CHARL DU TOIT FROM THE SUCCESS ACADEMY R 1000 for photographic evidence.
Awesome Charl and the success academy!
TOTAL FOR THE MANKINI EFFECT R 8950 And a possible R 200 more if Cheetah gets drunk enough ;)


And what do we have here? :whistle: Good one Baffers. :clap:
Image
Webcam photo posted by Matthys. :thumbs_up:

User avatar
JeanniR
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
FAC Member (2014)
Posts: 2121
Joined: Tue Jan 08, 2013 2:51 pm
Location: Mpumalanga; SA

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by JeanniR » Tue Mar 11, 2014 4:09 pm

Image
Such is the human race, often it seems a pity that Noah... didn't miss the boat.
Mark Twain


Want to learn something new? Take part in our Quizzes

User avatar
hilda
Forum Assistant
Forum Assistant
FAC Member (2015)
FAC Member (2014)
Posts: 11599
Joined: Fri Apr 06, 2007 6:39 am
Location: Pretoria SA

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by hilda » Tue Mar 11, 2014 5:53 pm

picnic wrote:And a possible R 200 more if Cheetah gets drunk enough


.... Unfortunately he wasn't there! :(
The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do. - Unknown.

FORUMITES, have you read this announcement? If not, please do and participate! Annual Forum Awards 2016

User avatar
Mafuta B
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2021
Joined: Tue May 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Location: Slightly Off Center
Contact:

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Mafuta B » Wed Mar 12, 2014 8:44 am

And the beast was tammed....
At the end of it all you don't want to go into the grave peacefully and quietly in well preserved body... You want to go sort off skidding in sideways, full of bruises and scratches saying: "Man what a ride!!!"

User avatar
Mafuta B
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2021
Joined: Tue May 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Location: Slightly Off Center
Contact:

Re: The Mankini Effect takes on the rhino war

Unread post by Mafuta B » Thu Mar 13, 2014 10:03 am

Hey guys :)

Thanks for taking the spirit of the mankini challenge :) I know it was painful to see it in full swing :) The spirit behind it made the event even better :)

Although I am of the opinion that next time Sparrow must wear it since he seemed to like his (mini)skirt just a little to much :twisted: :twisted:

Sparrow - Your the man!! :thumbs_up:
At the end of it all you don't want to go into the grave peacefully and quietly in well preserved body... You want to go sort off skidding in sideways, full of bruises and scratches saying: "Man what a ride!!!"


Return to “SANParks VHR Wild Projects”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: DinkyBird and 1 guest


Webcam Highlights

Addo
Submitted by Ernest J at 15:52:18
orpen
Submitted by Mant at 11:32:49
satara
Submitted by Mischief at 02:02:03
nossob
Submitted by Aztech at 06:05:21