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Sweating For CANSA – The Running Turtles

Husband and wife team: Tania and Jacques de Kock and the Running Turtles aim to raise R100,000 and run 1000km each from February to November for CANSA!
“We will tell the world the story and raise awareness and funds for the fight against cancer! All in memory of this great, loving man. “

Posted on 10 Mar 2022

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Team BishBashBosch at the Absa Cape Epic 2022

“Our dream has come true – we’re riding the Absa Cape Epic together in 2020 (moved to 2021 and finally to 2022)! But we wish to make other people’s dreams come true too by raising funds for CANSA. With Rudy being a Medic, our love of cycling & Chantélle’s birthday dedicated to this cause, we have a burning urge to give this Epic opportunity a real sense of purpose.”

Posted on 10 Mar 2022

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3 Peaks for Cancer Awareness

On 26 March 2022, Stefan Van Neel will be doing 3Peaks in 5 hours to collect essential items for the CANSA Eikehof Care Home, in Athlone.

Posted on 10 Mar 2022

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Jenna Bryer riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour

This weekend I’m cycling in the cycle tour for CANSA, please support and donate to their fund for a km of my 100km cycle.
This is a very personal cause as I am in remission three years and my mom by two months so it means the world to me.

Posted on 10 Mar 2022

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Grey College Old Boys Do It Again for CANSA Active

On Sunday 13 March 2022, a group of 40 Grey College, Bloemfontein, old boys are riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour to create awareness and raise funds for the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) and Diabetes South Africa (Diabetes SA).
“We chose CANSA because various Old Grey’s, and some of their family members, are living with cancer. In 2020, Raymond van Niekerk (old Grey boy and former Global Head of Marketing for Investec) was part of our team. Raymond had stage four kidney cancer and diabetes, at the time, and finished the race on an e-bike.”

Posted on 10 Mar 2022

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Elize Scheepers is riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour for a Purpose

CANSA Active is so thankful to our online fundraisers – Elize Scheepers is riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour on the 13 March 2022 for a purpose – to raise funds for CANSA in the fight against cancer and to promote cancer awareness.
Elize has already reached 137% of her online fundraising target towards CANSA Active! Please go and support Elize’s project: https://www.givengain.com/activist/356451/projects/46683/

Posted on 9 Mar 2022

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The HALO Team Rides from Gqeberha to Cape Town for CANSA TLC

It’s important for us to be the voice for children living with cancer as they need to be heard. They need our help to get through the cancer journey and treatment. Too many never even get the treatment and support they need. And we can help in our small way by raising awareness and funds towards CANSA’s TLC programme

Posted on 28 Feb 2022

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Trevor Salzwedel Runs Modderfontein to Harties Long Run (90km) to Raise Funds for CANSA

I started running fairly recently as I find it stress relieving and it provides me with a sense of calm. I started by running 5km every Saturday morning with my […]

Posted on 9 Jun 2021

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Capital to Capital Cycle Challenge 2021

A total of 26 cyclists took part in the Capital to Capital Cycle Challenge 2021, a distance of 490km between the Union Buildings in Pretoria and the Maseru Border post in March 2021.

The team would like to thank all the sponsors and the support staff, who arranged three vehicles with six support staff to assist the riders.

Posted on 7 Apr 2021

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The Garden Route Adventure Tour

Infraplex Director, Duncan Gilliland and team will be cycling the Garden Route Adventure Tour from 23-27 April 2021.

Infraplex is excited to announce as part of their social responsibility for 2021 and they will be riding for the Port Elizabeth CANSA Care Centre, to generate funding for the centre and advocate for the importance of men’s health and the impact of male breast cancer.
The team will be cycling from Port Elizabeth and end in Mossel Bay in 4 days. The tour is a total of 578 kms in total and the tour will include a team of 9 riders. “We are fundraising for the Port Elizabeth CANSA Care Centre with a goal of R90 000. Our goal was created to also bring awareness and celebrate that CANSA will be turning 90 years old in 2021.”

Posted on 7 Apr 2021

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