Tag: Awesome South Africans

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Awesome South Africans

Getaway Show 13-15 March: Cape Town

Filed in News by on March 9, 2015 • views: 1223

Awesome South Africans was born from the realisation that there is not enough promotion of the awesome and incredible things that South Africans are doing outside the realms of sport and high profile endeavours. Adventurers, Humanity and Awesome Everyday Heroes are 3 of our more popular categories. Visit our stand (O23) to learn more about […]

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Dr. Tertius Venter
Awesome South Africans

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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Braam Malherbe
Awesome South Africans

Braam Malherbe

Filed in Adventurers by on April 20, 2015 • views: 3292

Braam Malherbe Adventurer, Conservationist, Philanthropist and Motivational Speaker who says that if you dream big, plan well and take risks – NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE Braam is a  highly sought-after international motivational speaker, extreme adventurer, TV presenter, youth developer, and author of the bestseller “The Great Run,” but most of all, he is a no-nonsense conservationist. […]

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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 […]

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 […]