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Thale Katlego Letheo is an Awesome South African

Filed in Adventurers by on August 15, 2016 • views: 84
Thale Katlego Letheo is an Awesome South African

Everybody deserves a second chance and Thale Katlego Letheo is definitely one of those people. (especially when it involves Mt Everest….) Born in the North West Province of South Africa (in 1981), Thale has a dream to summit the highest peaks on all 7 continents. Since 2012, her resume towards this goal is impressive…. …..but […]

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Chris Bertish: SUP Trans-Atlantic Crossing

Filed in Adventurers by on July 21, 2016 • views: 312
Chris Bertish: SUP Trans-Atlantic Crossing

  Chris Bertish to attempt the first ever solo, full length, Transatlantic Sup Crossing, all in support of Charity! **The first ever solo, full length, Transatlantic SUP Crossing** His philosophies are so simple yet powerful: Never Give Up and nothing in Impossible – because he believes that I’mPossible Give it up for Chris – the […]

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Warrick Camilla Gareth: Joburg2Kili

Filed in Adventurers by on July 5, 2016 • views: 217
Warrick Camilla Gareth: Joburg2Kili

#Joburg2Kili Expedition for #Qhubeka Representing married men all over South Africa, I say thank you (sarcastically) to Warrick for raising the bar so high on wedding anniversaries. On the 15th of October 2016, Warrick & Camilla will be celebrating their 5th anniversary on top of Mt Kilimanjaro. Just one small catch – they are cycling […]

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Mark Anley’s Birthday Wish

Filed in Spirit by on July 5, 2016 • views: 177
Mark Anley’s Birthday Wish

Mark Anley says he might have bitten off more than he can chew – but the animals in need say a big thank you. 2 years ago, Mark asked his friends to rather bring a donation of money or item for animals in need instead of a birthday present. This year Mark went public with […]

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Jamie Marais – 4 Giants

Filed in Spirit by on June 26, 2016 • views: 644
Jamie Marais – 4 Giants

FOUR GIANTS CHALLENGE – EXTREME ENDURANCE QUEST One of the obvious advantages of my work is that I get to meet awesome people of South Africa. Each of them are very different in character and nature and I always wonder minutes before I meet them in person what they are truly like. Meeting Jamie Marais […]

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The Coldest Triangle

Filed in Adventurers by on June 15, 2016 • views: 357
The Coldest Triangle

The Coldest Triangle – written – sorry – (to be) cycled by De Bruyn Joubert from Around 7 Continents. Normal people are happy cycling the Cape Town Cycle Tour as a bucket list item. DeBruyn is not normal. Read below and visit his page for more pics and full story of his intended 2000km unsupported […]

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Darryn August: Cape Town’s Hero

Filed in Spirit by on June 10, 2016 • views: 1102
Darryn August: Cape Town’s Hero

In Awe, Humbled & Inspired – three emotions I experienced driving back home last night after visiting Darryn August at the Lentegeur Rehabilation Centre in Cape Town. Allow me to introduce you to the story from the beginning. A little more than a month ago, Darryn was in train going to Somerset West. He witnessed […]

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Dave Bosman

Filed in Spirit by on May 31, 2016 • views: 1916
Dave Bosman

1600 km skateboarding challenge Dave Bosman is taking on the greatest challenge of his life. He will be skateboarding – yep – you read correctly,  skateboarding, from John O’Groats at the top of Scotland to Lands End at the bottom of England. His route will take him more than 1600 km and he’ll be doing […]

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Everest for August

Filed in Spirit by on May 15, 2016 • views: 577
Everest for August

Grame (Ham) Kuys and Daryn (with one’r’) Goldsbrough Graeme (Ham) Kuys and Daryn Goldsbrough completed their Everesting Fundraiser for Darryn August on Saturday the 14th of May on the Steenbras view point road in Gordons Bay and in doing so have raised almost half a million Rand. Facebook Event Page Two weeks ago, Darryn August […]

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67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day

Filed in Humanity by on April 22, 2016 • views: 1630
67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day

12,000 Square Metres was the target – 17,181 Square Metres was achieved 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day was awesome today and 10 500 blankets laid out on a field converted Drakenstein Prison in Paarl into a kaleidoscope of colours that represented South Africa in all its glory. Inmates and members of the public around […]

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Elna – Melissa – Anika are 3 Awesome South Africans

Filed in Spirit by on March 8, 2016 • views: 406
Elna – Melissa – Anika are 3 Awesome South Africans

Elna Dürr | Melissa Viljoen | Anika Pretorius Elna Dürr has only 5% percentage extreme tunnel vision and with her guide runner, Melissa Viljoen they are athletes in the T12 100m and 200m division with their coach Anika Pretorius (who only has 10% vision herself) They call themselves the 3 Blind Mice and yes they […]

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Paul Ucheck

Filed in Spirit by on February 9, 2016 • views: 405
Paul Ucheck

Paul’s wife and daughter have been diagnosed with breast cancer. His wife passed away, but his daughter is doing very well because of good treatment and an earlier detection. Because of these, Paul has dedicated his life to raising funds for Cancer research. He does so by walking long distances – bare foot. Website http://www.barefootforcancer.com/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/paul.ucheck […]

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