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Support our CANSA Active Virgin Active SA Ride Joburg Riders

We are so proud of our CANSA Active cyclists riding to support CANSA this weekend at the Virgin Active SA Ride Joburg challenge! We wish them strong legs and lots of luck for their races! These cyclists are doing what they love and being ambassadors for an active, balanced lifestyle which helps lower personal cancer risk, while raising much needed funds for CANSA’s education programmes to lower cancer risk and for support services to those affected by cancer…

Posted on 19 Nov 2022

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Battle Cry of a cancer Survivor “Today we Cry, Tomorrow we Fight!”

Zakithi Mgiliya, Hodgkins’ Lymphoma cancer Survivor and cyclist for CANSA Active in the Virgin Active SA Ride Joburg 2022, shares about her cancer journey and how cycling helped her through. “One thing I have learned from this journey is that there are a handful of things that truly matter in anybody’s life. Identify those things and enjoy them because in the twinkle of an eye, your life can flip into the unimaginable. So, live like the breath you are taking now, is your last.” 

Posted on 19 Nov 2022

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Look Out for CANSA Active at the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

CANSA is proud and thankful to be a beneficiary of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon taking place 15 – 16 October 2022. Look out for our CANSA Active stand at the Expo (DHL Cape Town Stadium), alongside Sanlam, from 13 – 15 October. The Expo will display our exciting and affordable CANSA Active merchandise and Ocean Freedom sunscreen, SunSmart choice which recently was awarded the CANSA Seal of Recognition in the protection category, will also be available. CANSA is thrilled to be manning a hydration station (Albion & Campground Road in Rondebosch). Look out for our bright, enthusiastic CANSA Active volunteers. We are grateful to Sanlam for sponsoring our CANSA Active volunteers’ t-shirts. You can make an online donation to support our runners who are raising funds online…

Posted on 10 Oct 2022

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Bounce to Fitness with CANSA & ReboundSA

1st October 2022 will be a National Rebounding Day in South Africa. CANSA is once again partnering with ReboundSA to present the second National Bounce-A-thon across the country on Saturday 1 October…

Posted on 12 Sep 2022

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Joy of Movement with Nia For CANSA

Nia Africa are celebrating Women’s Month, with its ‘Joy of Movement’ campaign in aid of CANSA, by hosting special Nia classes every Saturday during August. The aim is to raise funds for CANSA and create awareness around how regular exercise and physical activity plays a major role in leading a balanced lifestyle, which reduces the risk of cancer…

Posted on 15 Aug 2022

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GREAT Tour Doing Great Work for CANSA and Men’s Health

The Garden Route Extended Adventure Tour (GREAT) 2022 embarks on its second tour with 10 riders cycling from Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) to Cape Town, over the course of six days, in a bid to raise funds for CANSA, and Love Your Nuts, and further raising awareness of men’s heath, specifically testicular cancer…

Posted on 26 Apr 2022

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The Garden Route Extended Adventure Tour 2022

The Garden Route Extended Adventure Tour 2022 will be extending the Tour to Cape Town this year.
After the fundraising success our 2021 tour, raising over R25 000.00. This year with our focus being on Men’s Health our goal is to raise awareness and raise R100000.00 for Love Your Nuts and CANSA respectively.

Posted on 11 Apr 2022

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Support Dennis in his ABSA Cape Epic Ride

CANSA Active is so thankful to our online fundraisers – Dennis Venter is riding the ABSA Cape Epic to raise funds for CANSA Active.
Dennis has already reached 119% of his online fundraising target towards CANSA Active! Please go and support his project: https://www.givengain.com/ap/dennis-venter-raising-funds-for-cansa-active/
Good Luck!

Posted on 22 Mar 2022

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Support Dirk & Ole’s Third Ride at the ABSA Cape Epic for CANSA Active

Dirk & Ole have already raised more than R99 000 in their third ABSA Cape Epic for CANSA Active!
Please help them reach their target: https://www.givengain.com/ap/ole-trumpfheller-sammelt-spenden-fur-cansa-active/

Posted on 22 Mar 2022

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Bannister and Charl Endure ABSA Cape Epic Again

Great appreciation to Bannister and Charl for riding the ABSA Cape Epic again to raise funds for CANSA Active.
Please show your support towards their online fundraising project: https://www.givengain.com/activist/8326/projects/46945/
Good luck Bannister and Charl!

Posted on 22 Mar 2022

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