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Annual Charity Hat Walk with Paul Steyn

Filed in Spirit by on November 21, 2016 • views: 196
Annual Charity Hat Walk with Paul Steyn

Saturday the 26th, Paul Steyn will walking in the 5km Annual Charity Hat Walk hosted by Balwin Properties and we invite you, resident of Helderberg and further afield to come join in the fun at Paardevlei. AwesomeSouthAfricans and www.SoundsAwesome.co.za will be there supporting Paul and providing the Public Address and Music in our mobile sound […]

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43 Days and 2000km for Autism

Filed in Spirit by on November 8, 2016 • views: 166
43 Days and 2000km for Autism

They (The Big Autism Thing) walked 2000 km from the Skeleton Coast to Cape Town to raise awareness and funds for Autism and to help kids in the process. (http://www.awesomesouthafricans.co.za/the-big-autism-thing/) AwesomeSouthAfricans was there on the day for their last walk to Blouberg High and captured these images and video.

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The Big Autism Thing

Filed in Spirit by on November 1, 2016 • views: 193
The Big Autism Thing

Did you know that 1 of 88 children fall into the Autism spectrum yet only 0.5% of them receive education tailored to meet their special needs? Well I did not know this until I met a group of awesome volunteers and they are walking a trail blazing 2000 kilometres from the Skeleton Coast in Namibia […]

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Rivers for Life #3

Filed in Spirit by on October 19, 2016 • views: 129
Rivers for Life #3

Extreme Cape Town swimmer Andrew Chin and Mandy Uys will once again take to the water next week and swim between 70-100 km of the Orange River as part of his campaign to heighten awareness around the state of our country’s rivers and the urgent need to conserve them. Facebook Page: Rivers for Life Andrew […]

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Rudi Smits sets Social Media & Stage on fire with brilliance

Filed in Spirit by on October 8, 2016 • views: 5273
Rudi Smits sets Social Media & Stage on fire with brilliance

Cape Town Dancer / Choreographer gets even more International  Attention: I watched his video ME TOO (filmed at Milnerton & Norman Henshilwood High School) and 1 day later saw him on the Artscape  stage with the ‘Dancers Love Dogs’ fundraiser and realised there is something AWESOME about Rudi and had to reach out to him. […]

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SA Trio racing the Atlantic – in a row boat

Filed in Spirit by on September 23, 2016 • views: 581
SA Trio racing the Atlantic – in a row boat

Last year, Stuart Connacher from Facing It raced into second place in the solo division of the Atlantic Campaigns Talisker TransAtlantic Race. Raising funds for the Smile Foundation, he is doing it again in 82 days time and this time they are crossing as a team of three including Charl Gale and Wayne N Lara […]

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Herman is going the distance for CANSA

Filed in Spirit by on September 23, 2016 • views: 598
Herman is going the distance for CANSA

GOING THE DISTANCE IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANCER Herman Kotze from Clanwilliam will make the long walk from Cape Town all the way back home in aid of CANSA The Cancer Association of South Africa. He will arrive in Clanwilliam on Saturday 1 October as part of the 30th anniversary of the Freshpak Fitness Festival, […]

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#CapetoRioRow with Braam & Peter

Filed in Adventurers by on September 15, 2016 • views: 282
#CapetoRioRow with Braam & Peter

Braam Malherbe and Peter van Kets are teaming up again. In 2011 they trekked together representing South Africa in the 768 km, 24 day, minus 45 degrees race to the South Pole commemorating the epic Scott/Amundsen journey a 100 years ago. Hauling sleds weighing 85 kg’s to the South Pole, this formidable team created a […]

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Team Painted Wolf: Expedition Racing Team

Filed in Adventurers by on September 12, 2016 • views: 850
Team Painted Wolf: Expedition Racing Team

What happens when you mix adventure, multiple sporting disciplines, a touch of insanity and a healthy dose of competition? You get Expedition  Racing!! Here is another thing you might not know – in the last international competition (held here in SA) our own home grown Team Painted Wolf won the event and convincingly as well. […]

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Bonga Ngqobane from Khayelitsha is making a difference

Filed in Spirit by on September 1, 2016 • views: 954
Bonga Ngqobane from Khayelitsha is making a difference

Name: Bonga Ngqobane Act of Awe / Endurance: Cycled the Cape Epic and Munga (a 1000 km non stop MTB race from Bloem to Cape Town) Cause: TAS Bonga.Org Cycling Academy-MTB Bonga Ngqobane is a remarkable young man. He does not sit holding his hands open wondering who is going to give something to him. […]

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Jamie Marais summits Table Mountain 22 times

Filed in Spirit by on September 1, 2016 • views: 243
Jamie Marais summits Table Mountain 22 times

SOUTH AFRICAN ATHLETE SETS WORLD RECORD – SUMMITS TABLE MOUNTAIN TWENTY TWO TIMES IN 28 HOURS and Awesome South Africans was there to not only witness it but was actively involved in support both logistical and online. Endurance athlete Jamie Marais from Cape Town South Africa has made history by becoming the first person to […]

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Thale Katlego Letheo is an Awesome South African

Filed in Adventurers by on August 15, 2016 • views: 350
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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