Durban hots up with Sailing Season
Sep07

Durban hots up with Sailing Season

Durban hots up with Sailing Season Spring has sprung, the days are getting longer and Durban is hotting up. Durban’s sailors are set to come out of their short winter hibernation and kick off the Summer Sailing Season with the Opening Cruise organised by Point Yacht Club on Sunday 10 September. Isn’t it amazing how Durban hots up with Sailing Season. Boats of all shapes and sizes will gather to salute the new Commodore, and...

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3 Swim-Run events – 2 Cape Town Beaches
Sep04

3 Swim-Run events – 2 Cape Town Beaches

3 Swim-Run events – 2 Cape Town Beaches  Swim & Run 2 of Cape Town’s most Iconic Beaches – Amanzi Magazine Clean C, who run Cape Town’s beach clean-ups, are hosting beautiful & inspired 3 swim-run events on 2 Cape Town beaches, which are family-friendly and for a great cause…uplifting and encouraging youth to live active healthy lifestyles by playing sport.  Milnerton Lighthouse – 4th...

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My life through GoPro with Faine Loubser
Aug03

My life through GoPro with Faine Loubser

She’s an ambassador for Penny Skateboards, a film student, cold-water diver and all-round adventure junkie.  She shares her life through GoPro. She was also named one of ORMS’s favourite instagrammers and has 17.5k followers. Who is Faine Loubser?  Amanzi Magazine gets to know this 20-year-old inspiration. Tell us a bit about yourself? I’m 20 years old and was born in Paarl (of all places). I spent the first few years...

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A Drop in the Ocean – Davey du Plessis in his pedal boat
Apr02

A Drop in the Ocean – Davey du Plessis in his pedal boat

A Drop in the Ocean Starting their voyage from Cape Town in April 2015, Durban based brothers Davey du Plessis (26) and Richie Wolff (21) will endure the ultimate physical and mental challenge – crossing the Atlantic Ocean by means of a customised pedal boat, with no engine or sail and become a drop in the ocean. This 6450 kilometre journey, from Cape Town to Rio de Janeiro, is expected to take between 90 to 150 days and will test...

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A Remarkable 60 Day Adventure Across the Atlantic Ocean
Mar24

A Remarkable 60 Day Adventure Across the Atlantic Ocean

A Remarkable 60 Day Adventure Across the Atlantic Ocean James Briggs realised a dream when he journeyed across the vast, tumultuous length of the Atlantic Ocean. Told by the man himself, this extraordinary tale follows his adventures on a 48 foot catamaran over the course of a 60 day journey. Read on, because a modern day voyage awaits… The Journey Begins Day 1 Captain Nolan’s cautious-yet-kind eyes spoke of adventure as he...

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Shared sailing interest  makes mates take on Cape2Rio 2014
May15

Shared sailing interest makes mates take on Cape2Rio 2014

Shared sailing interest  makes mates take on Cape2Rio 2014 (Shared sailing interest drove a group of mates to take on the Colossal Cape to Rio Yacht Race 2014) Although the amazing achievements of the DSTV Explora Crew at this year’s Colossal Cape to Rio Yacht Race  have been well covered, we decided to revisit the story after having attended a private presentation from the full crew on the “beginning-to-end” inside scoop of this...

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