Archive for January, 2016

Recent Articles #1

RHINO INDABA in the Park

RHINO INDABA in the Park

Filed in News by on January 18, 2016 • views: 1030

SATURDAY 23 JANUARY 2016 – SEA POINT PROMENADE 08:00 – 13:00 ………Look out for George the life-sized fibreglass Rhino – you won’t miss us. A cumulative public awareness ‘indaba’ of organisations involved in wildlife conservation. The Rhino may be the mascot and most publically recognised cause, but we all also represent the conservation of all […]


Recent Articles #2

AWESOME Adventure with Triumph

AWESOME Adventure with Triumph

Filed in Blog by on January 6, 2016 • views: 969

Mike Hopkins Motorcycles has given Awesome South Africans the freedom of the road and the ability to Triumph in 2016. Andrew and his team have sponsored a Triumph Tiger 1050 ABS to us: Transport to interview profiles on site / location Lower fuel costs and ease in traffic congestions (motorbike as opposed to car) Freedom […]


Andrew Pattersen views: 453

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: 1625

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 […]

Stuart Connacher talks about Chris Bertish views: 770

  Awesome South Africans spoke to Stuart Connacher this morning, hours before Chris Bertish’s eminent arrival in Antigua. #theSUPcrossing Stuart shares his experiences after rowing the Atlantic three times and his communications with Chris during his Talisker Transatlantic crossing earlier this year with Facing It. This incredible chat with Stuart gives us first hand insight […]

3-2-1: Six South Africans on the Atlantic views: 1925

It seems to be the season for ocean crossings by South Africans. In September this year, Riaan Manser and his wife Vasti completed their second crossing by row boat celebrating their honeymoon by rowing to Hawaii. But let’s fast forward to the present: THREE – 3 Stuart Connacher, Charl Gale and Wayne Johnson have entered […]