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  • Derek Watts is that really you on your head or a stunt double? Nobody as awkward and gangly!
  • Fantastic testing the brute X5 and X6 M Competition on Zwartkops and outride. Both brilliant handling and performance for a rapid 3.8 sec SUV powered by 4.4l V8 with 8 Speed box. R2 632 258 for the 5 but supersize to the 6 for an extra R101k. Beautifully Bold Bum!
  • First sit down lunch on a Carte Blanche shoot for three months! #TheDailyCafe Erasmuskloof
  • Sincere thanks to SA Rugby Legends, CellC, Lions Rugby and Blue Bulls Rugby for massive donation of food to KWFSA. Distributed to #UbuhleBezwe Child Care centre in Tembisa and TLC in Walkerville
  • Elton Jantjies says he’s fit and rating to go. Super initiative by SA Rugby Legends and Lions Rugby to collect mountains of food at Spar The Wedge
  • Meet the fearless #KirstenLandman - the first woman from Africa to finish the @dakar on a motorbike. This #DakarHero recovered from a terrible accident in Botswana to take on the testing terrain of Saudi Arabia on her @KTMSouthAfrica
  • #TayePerry has the courage of Devi Sankaree Govender! Her feet don’t touch the ground on her @KTMSouthAfrica but she nailed the #Dakar2020 beating many of the boys.
  • #backtoschool Festive charity function at #TheWanderers @AdoptaSchoolSA @PresidencyZA
  • And not a bad view of the sunset. #TheLeonardo cost around R3Bn. It beats the Carlton Centre as the tallest building in Africa but then #PinnacleTower in Nairobi is planned for 300m and scheduled for completion in 2021!
  • In good company at #TheVoiceSA Looking forward to a magic finale
  • #NewProfilePic
  • Remembering my Dad on #FathersDay. Supported me as somewhat wild and confused schoolboy through to computer operator, copier salesman, plastic bottle hawker and then as a journalist. When I was scared he would always say: “What’s the worst thing that could happen?” RIP Dad
  • One person in this group did not row 5 500 km across the Atlantic in a record (for their age) 39 days in the @TaliskerWhisky Challenge. An inspiring story of youthful adventure
  • Getting wired for sound is a delicate process! Thanks Jerry Nene
  • Christian “The Ace” Basson. Hole-in-one on the 12th at #Montagu and flying into the final round of the #DiDataProAm2019. Thanks for being such an amazing partner! @ChristianBasson @DimensionData @FANCOURTSA
  • Visual proof that you don’t have to be a long stretch of misery to play great golf! Christian Basson Rare privilege to play on three of the top 10 courses in the country with DimensionDataat #Fancourt
  • Final script check with Chwayitisa Futshane for tonight’s Carte Blanche.
  • #tbt Was it 1986 or 1987? The smiling Bob de la Motte pipped at the post by Bruce Fordyce @ComradesRace
  • That deflating moment when you realise you don’t measure up to yourself! BidvestInsures #2018FIASummit
  • Our ultra humble lead rider for #ChangeaLife 2018 tour to France. Russian star #PavelBrutt who won Stage 5 of the Giro d’Italia in 2008 and took a terrible tumble into a fence last year. He also has a lot of patience!
  • The wonderful synergy between fun and charity! Thanks to @PringleScotland for a magic golf day @Bryanstoncc and generous donation to http://Kirstywattsfoundation.org.za. And great entertainment in the form of the Scott bros in kilts!
  • One of the most optimistic people I’ve met in 30 years of #carteblanche. Leigh Jansen was trapped in a burning Metrorail carriage and badly scarred two months ago. Yet she is still positive about life and caring for her son.
  • Shooting new TVC for Carte Blanche. Coming to a screen near you!
  • It’s not all about the golf. The 15th at #leopardcreek with Odwa Ndungane,Tshifhiwa Makhari and Christo Alberts. @vodacom #redgolftour epic tour!
  • Start of an epic adventure #blairatholl #leopardcreek. @Vodacom #redgolftour. #toughlife
  • Lt Gen Godfrey Lebeya is a top cop with 30 years distinguished service and four law degrees. But can he clear the parasites out of the #Hawks nest?
  • #tbt. The lighter side of Carte Blanche with Ruda Landman on Red Nose Day circa 1990.
  • It’s not all about the bikes. Tuli-Adventures in Botswana. A new experience of the wilderness. #unbelievable! @KTMSouthAfrica. Website: Tuli-Adventures.co.za.
  • The line-up for the @DSV_SouthAfrica SARugbyLegends Invitational @BoschHoekGC Who is the odd man out apart from myself? Thanks British Airways tsogosun and LandRoverZA for your generous support!
  • Loving #dancingwiththestars with Frank, Zola, Vanes-Mari and Liesl setting the early pace!
  • A lot of chronologically gifted pale people yearn for the “good old days”. But I like the way Lady Julia Albu embraces the changes across the continent and was so inspired by all its inhabitants!
  • Ultra natural pose on #crystalsprings trail. Not quite in Ryk Neethling or Bongani Bingwa league...but competition for Dan Nicholl and Toks van der Linde. And should make #bhekicele proud!
  • The relaxed way to watch Carte Blanche. Hope all our #carteblanche viewers are having happy hols. I’m starting to feel more positive about 2018 already! How about you?
  • With my favorite South African at this week’s Tusk conservation awards. Happy 86th Birthday! #ArchForArch #moralcompass
  • With some inmates from oudtshoorn prison. Violence and abuse is so rife outside that some prefer to be behind bars. #prison #CarteBlanche
  • Unique tasting of #karooclasique at #blackswan in oudtshoorn. Taking over from Dan Nicholl. Wine glass as vine connoisseur!
  • The team taking #carteblanche into 30th year spurred on by #georgemazarakis + incredible journalists and producers.
  • Final coach #1290adventure launch @Sundersam says riding with me was harder than winning #dakar2017
  • Day two coach Joey Evans #1290adventure launch.
  • Lesson one with coach Darryl Curtis #1290Adventure Launch.
  • The good news of 2017. Soaking rains in FS & Kalahari leave farmers smiling
  • Getting some polyfilla for tonight's Carte Blanche from the wonderful Annamarie
  • Feeling small at #fourwaysmall
  • Getting into some early festive spirit on my favorite course! Steyn City Golf
  • My moment of fame. Behind the podium at Union Buildings. Can't wait to hear what I have to say.
  • Winners of #TADHackMTNSA #mobimoola. Congrats on dev to use airtime to pay taxi fares
  • Yellow is fashion color at #changealife #mauritius tour. Thanks #computershare sponsors and riders. #ChangingLives
  • From up on high! Coach John McGrath and his road with #rio2016 long jump star Luvo Manyonga
  • Meet the inspirational Luvo Manyonga
  • When will we find alternative to kzn shark nets and baited hooks?
  • With teamtelkom for tsogosun amashova launch. Keep being mistaken for Chris Froome
  • With Terence Marsh at finish of Totoya Desert 1000. Thanks Redlined motorsport and Nissan for ride of a lifetime!
  • Terence Marsh at the wheel for second day Totoya Desert 1000
  • The countdown has started!
  • Navigation lessons from Gerhard Schutte for kalaharidesert1000 next week. Wife hysterical- says I get lost in jhb!
  • Waited a long time to crack the Springboks bus! With happy hooker Dale Sandton to SA Rugby Legends golf day.
  • My career as a Rod Stewart impersonator didn't last long...
  • Just wrapped interview with 15-yr-old Jasmine Thompson. So modest and charming!
  • Our michelin star chef Jan Hendrik Vanderwesthuizen. Thank you ambassador Barbier
  • Some fine dining
  • Initiation with east rand riding club thetribe. #harleydavidson
  • With Jetman Dubai. Straps on 2m wing powered by 4 tiny jets to do 300kph!
  • Waiting for leaders in Cape Town Cycle Tour with smile904fm.
  • No it's not a bat. With Paul Ditchfield at bodyworldvitalsa. Breathtaking exhibition!
  • Prof Jansen. I am anxious beyond measure.
  • Preping for the Budget 2016 analysis with Grant Thornton
  • Back shooting stories for Carte Blanche on Sun.
  • Thank you BallzRadio. #OldSkoolLegends Cheers to a magic team!
  • This isn't mission control...it's Carte Blanche.
  • Early morning father and son headstands at Blythedale to relieve tension.
  • 165 Sedibathuto kids share the season with KFC SA and Kirsty Watts Foundation. Thanks PicknPay & Hamleys Toys SA + all helpers!
  • So you think you can drive? Pablo Clark Ferrari driving experience with Jaki Scheckter at Zwartkops
  • Going for best dressed RADA Healing golf day with Sonto Ndlovu. Prime Circle waiting in the wings!
  • Ready for the Pioneer Rally gala dinner with navigator Tammy Watson.
  • With navigator Tamaryn before start of Pioneer Rally.
  • Getting ready for big 80th party with Gary Player. I know...looks like I should be doing the 1 000 sit-ups!
  • You can't stand in the way of true love.
  • The african story of the year. Douglas Ryder takes Team MTN-Qhubeka to TDF and shocks cycling world.
  • Was vital blood spatter evidence overlooked in the trial?
  • Didn't know Loyisa Gola flew at the same altitude. He claims even higher!
  • Joey Rasdien getting some tips from Belinda and myself before Savanna CCA. Best event of the year!
  • With Carte Blanche team getting fried by 250 000 mirrors near Poffadder. Sasolar project to beat Eskom blues
  • Working in the vault at Wits. Let's see what's on the slab...
  • Derek Watts is that really you on your head or a stunt double? Nobody as awkward and gangly!
  • The astounding personal story of homonaledi by Lee Berger, Matthew Berger and legendary Pedro.
  • Exploring part of rising star 25 years ago! Huge respect for all the cavers!
  • Meet Pedro Boshoff. A vital link in chain of mysterious events leading to discovery of homonaledi.
  • One small trip for a young boy one giant leap for paleontology.
  • Wonderful donation from lego foundation care for education for Kirsty Watts Foundation paediatric psychiatric ward bara
  • With David Beckham at sacsc 2015 congress in durban.
  • Record breaking beach cycle from Malangane to Ponta do ouro and back! Slight assistance from Terry Gormley Pedego
  • All shook up after Regent Racing intro with Terence Marsh. Loads of work before Botswana desert1000!
  • They all played a part in rwc95. Emotional 20 year reunion.
  • A splendid dish for breakfast in Upington for Carte Blanche
  • The GM opel adam 1.0t glam. Tiny terror 196kph 9.9sec. More standard features than most luxury cars!
  • Are there plans to build a memorial garden at Marikana? Such a bleak landscape.
  • You have to be over 6.3ft to hang out with these guys!
  • Launch of the new Mercedes-AMG C 63.
  • Presenting sport on sabc tv1 news with the late michael de morgan circa 1985. Anybody old enough to remember?
  • Can you name the legends? sarla golf 2015 Dunlop invitational.
  • Spot the odd man out: SA Rugby Legends at Bar Ba Coa SA for Dunlop Invitationa
  • If you haven't played Steyn City you are in for a huge surprise! Totally impressed
  • With Adam de Moor at boxing
  • With Martin Pistorius and wife joanna on visit to his parents in Pretoria.
  • With a golfing colleague at Fancourt Golf. Some say he's better around the greens...
  • Getting first violin lesson from talented young musician andrew gilbert. Not for sensitive ears!
  • Carte Blanche new year party.
  • Where did your Chevrolet Captiva take you this festive season?
  • Latest recruit for wavewizards tag team challenge at Umhlanga. Happy birthday Beyrick De Vries
  • Big thanks to KFC Fourways for providing more than 100 meals for kids xmas outing. Special day!
  • Pete Goffe-Wood celebrates launch of new book - a life digested - with his daughters.
  • Happy 10th anniversary to mano + Kloofzicht lodge and spa in the cradle.
  • Great catching up with my mates for chat. Three legendary cyclists!
  • Meeting with legend Phil Liggett. Hasn't spoken to Lance Armstrong since 2011!
  • Loved working with Ayanda-Allie Paine to launch RADA Healing at Hydepark Tsogosun. Set to make a big difference!
  • With my navigator Morne van der Merwe for Pioneer Rally. Studied music and threatens to sing en route!
  • With the legend Riaan Cruywagen en route to Pioneer Rally. Kyk hoe Jong lyk hy!
  • The way to be welcomed to King Shaka. Celebrating Tsogosun Beverly Hills 50th birthday!
  • Cadying for Mac Masina and Breyton Paulse at Kirsty Watts Foundation Golf day.
  • Discussing the new talk show with David Kau and John Walland.
  • With my old friend Jack Daniel's on 13th at Silverlakes. Picknpay charity day
  • Edged out on the 17th by Shaun Smith in Sunshine Tour day. 21 shots not enough!
  • On air with Roger Goode on 5FM. Very serious interviews!
  • A few sound glitches in the Carte Blanche studio.
  • Hosting south african council of shopping centres congress in CT.
  • Best Four-ball in the market.
  • Behind the scenes at Carte Blanche
  • Racing Chevrolet Sonic for Carte Blanche. Not sure if we broke any records...
  • With former Carte Blanche presenter Doreen Morris at Galaxy of Stars
  • Doing 67 minutes for Nelson Mandela Day. Official jungle gym spider web and wasp nest remover
  • Gareth Cliff on cliffcentral. Forgot how tall he is
  • See I'm not that tall! Opening Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm
  • First Durban July in 25 years! Think i've picked a winner?
  • Dakar 2014
  • With my new best friend Ruby Wax
  • Last rehearsal before OscarTrial 199 goes live
  • Freestyle motocross champ sick Nick De Wit
  • Interviewing Tony Leon
  • Voting in spirit of upliftment and accountability
  • Carte Blanche studio team Dale, Tiekie and David
  • Amazing medical interventions to save some of the victims of rhino poaching
  • Shooting with orphaned rhino Gertjie
  • Staying in touch in Namibia
  • Blowing the Wistle
  • With Ruda on Carte Blanche set
  • With Ruda on Carte Blanche set
  • With Ruda on Carte Blanche set
  • After a Do-It-Yourself haircut
  • One on One with Nick Price
  • Diving for treasure off Ille de Sol
  • With Mike Muvishi - Chilo Lodge Zimbabwe
  • Microlighting in Namibia
  • The Team
  • With John Simpson of BBC
  • With John Simpson of BBC
  • With Jaques Kallis
  • With Evita...and Evita
  • The Engines used to blast the Americans into space
  • With the Big Buddha in Japan
  • Present Boss & Ex Boss!
  • Derek & Belinda Watts
  • With the Special Olympic Team
  • With Franscois Pienaar
  • On the banks of Lake Malawi
  • Liver transplant operation
  • Very first Carte Blanche with Ruda
  • Mark & Nicole Pilgrim with Derek
  • Sabrina Love Ocean Challenge
  • Sabrina Love Ocean Challenge
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