Archive for January, 2014

Recent Articles #1

De Bruyn Joubert

De Bruyn Joubert

Filed in Adventurers, Awe2 by on January 1, 2014 • views: 2526

De Bruyn Joubert De Bruyn Joubert, attempting to cycle, coast to coast through all 7 Continents, 70 Countries, 85000km in 5 Years In 2013, De Bruyn started an attempt to be the first cyclist to continuously cycle through all the continents, including Antarctica, unaided.De Bruyn was joined by long time friend, Ulrich Walters, where they […]

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Recent Articles #2

Ron Rutland

Ron Rutland

Filed in Adventurers, Awe2 by on January 1, 2014 • views: 3771

Ron Rutland: Fat Kid on a Bike Lettie’s Ride is “a proud South African’s 27 month, 43 000km bicycle expedition through every country on mainland Africa, and onto the 2015 Rugby World Cup in London.  Ron Rutland, said explorer and self-dubbed Fat Kid on a Bike, set off on the start of his journey on […]

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Riaan Manser

Riaan Manser

Filed in Adventurers by on January 1, 2014 • views: 2090

Riaan Manser In this day & age of the 21st century one would think that all credible world first explorations have been done… but they haven’t. The past twelve years, Riaan Manser has re-written the definition of tenacity & become the epitome of courage & determination. Riaan Manser is a solo-adventurer, based in South Africa. […]

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Vasti Geldenhuys

Vasti Geldenhuys

Filed in Adventurers by on January 1, 2014 • views: 2611

Vasti Geldenhuys A World’s First Rowing Expedition! :: Successfully completed! :: From Morocco, Africa to New York, USA by South Africans Vasti Geldenhuys & Riaan Manser Intrepid travellers Vasti Geldenhuys & Riaan Manser have rowed their way into the history books by successfully traversing the Atlantic ocean from Morocco to New York in an epic […]

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Eleanor & Steve Pienaar views: 758

Eleanor and Steve Pienaar (from Pietermaritzburg) are passionate about travel and running. They were the first South African couple to complete 7 marathons on 7 continents in 2016. On the 1st April they flew to the North Pole to run a marathon on the sea ice, at predicted temperatures of -40 degrees to complete their […]

Willie Richards views: 631

#Africantails #Mendingmamre #WheresWillie On October 13, 2017 Willie Richards set out on an incredible +1700km journey, running and cycling from Blouberg NAM to Blouberg ZA. Awesome South Africans met up with him at Milnerton beach for a chat and understanding as what and why he did this. The goal was to raise not only funds, […]

Andrew Pattersen views: 1268

Andrew Pattersen – aka – Renaissance Guy has decided that for every day in 2018, he is going to climb Table Mountain . His project is called 365 UBUNTU CLIMBS. A humble and quiet man (yes I had to boost the volume on the video below), but what an awesome guy. Within seconds of meeting […]

Jurie Botha views: 2330

Jurie Botha is an endurance athlete and adventurer. With his next expedition, Cycling South Against Rape, he will attempt to become the first South African to cycle the length of the equator(40,030km), solo and unsupported, within 20 months. This ultra endurance expedition will start in May 2017 when he departs from Lima, Peru on his […]