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Recent Articles #1

Willie Richards

Willie Richards

Filed in Everyday Hero, Humanity, Spirit by on April 15, 2018 • 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, […]

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Recent Articles #2

67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day

67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day

Filed in Humanity by on April 22, 2016 • views: 3754

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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Blake Dyason

Blake Dyason

Filed in Humanity by on July 28, 2015 • views: 2745

Blake Dyason has dedicated his health, vitality and mobility to help, inspire hope and raise money for worthy causes. “My daily goal is to leave every person I meet with a smile. I believe we all have the power to change the world if we believe we can.” Website http://blakesblog.co.za/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/blake.dyason Twitter https://twitter.com/BlakeCTN Linked […]

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Vicky & Vanessa Wiesenmaier: BUY NO RHINO!

Vicky & Vanessa Wiesenmaier: BUY NO RHINO!

Filed in Humanity by on June 17, 2015 • views: 2983

Vicky & Vanessa Wiesenmaier: BUY NO RHINO! We are 2 sisters from Cape Town starting a cycling adventure from Hong Kong to Singapore in April 2015 to create awareness of the rhino poaching issues. We will be travelling through Vietnam, China and Thailand, the main consumer markets driving the demand for rhino horn.Especially in these […]

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John Lucas: Explore 4 Knowledge

John Lucas: Explore 4 Knowledge

Filed in Humanity, John Lucas by on June 15, 2015 • views: 2267

John Lucas: Explore 4 Knowledge – Education through Adventure John Lucas is a 26 year old scientist with a passion of education and adventure and has managed the near impossible by pairing the two together with emphasis on Environmental Research and Capacity Building for Social Development and Social Upliftment. Award Winning: Nature Conservationist Photographer Educator […]

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Tequila & 3000km with Alan The Pilgrimist
The Pilgrimist

Tequila & 3000km with Alan The Pilgrimist

Filed in Humanity by on May 27, 2015 • views: 1901

ONE MAN, ONE DOG, TWO OCEANS AND 3000 KILOMETERS OF COASTLINE. Tequila – a 4 year old PitBull is going to walk 3000km from Kosi Bay to Alexander Bay (the entire coastline of South Africa) and to keep her company, she is taking Alan Menteath (The Pilgrimst) with for company NOTE: 2 weeks into their […]

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Dr. Tertius Venter
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Dr. Tertius Venter

Filed in Awe2, Humanity by on March 27, 2015 • views: 4562

Dr. Tertius Venter Dr Venter is one of Operation Smile’s long standing plastic surgeons. He will be embarking on two cycle tours- one that began today in Pretoria and will end in CPT on 4 April 2015. The SA route Pretoria- Bloem – Cradock – Graaf Rienet – Willow Wall – Oudtshoorn – Robertson – […]

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Paul Steyn
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Paul Steyn

Filed in Humanity by on October 8, 2014 • views: 2859

Paul Steyn To demonstrate the mobility that a prosthetic limb provides to an amputee, to the public as well as new amputees, Paul, an amputee himself,  undertakes long distance walks to raise funds. He has walked more than 5000 km over the last three years to raise funds for the work of the Paul Steyn […]

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Eleanor & Steve Pienaar views: 759

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 […]

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 […]

Stuart Connacher talks about Chris Bertish views: 1306

  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 […]