Olympian takes on 902km odyssey to teach deaf children to swim
Jan11

Olympian takes on 902km odyssey to teach deaf children to swim

Olympian takes on 902km odyssey to teach deaf children to swim This Olympian Swimmer was born deaf, is a silver medallist and the most celebrated Deaflympic athlete in the world. Terence Parkin has won a total of 34 medals, 31 of them were golds and he’s won the Midmar Mile twice. Now he’s taking on a grueling 902km cycle, swim and canoe odyssey to raise money for children with disabilities as part of the Deaf...

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The ever popular Two Oceans Tuna Derby South Africa’s Prestigious Sport Fishing Event from 7 – 11 November 2017
Nov06

The ever popular Two Oceans Tuna Derby South Africa’s Prestigious Sport Fishing Event from 7 – 11 November 2017

The ever popular Two Oceans Tuna Derby South Africa’s Prestigious Sport Fishing Event from 7 – 11 November 2017 For the 12th Consecutive year Two Oceans Marine is sponsoring the ever popular Two Oceans Tuna Derby South Africa’s Prestigious Sport Fishing Event from 7 – 11 November 2017 Although the entries are open to all boats, which may depart from any of the recognised harbours between Cape Town and Gordon’s Bay,...

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Wavescape Festival – Clifton 4th Beach
Nov06

Wavescape Festival – Clifton 4th Beach

Wavescape Festival – Clifton 4th Beach Join us under the stars for the 14th year of the Wavescape Surf & Ocean conservation festival. We’re proud to have become one of Cape Town’s premier summer festivals. This year, we bring you 26 surfing and ocean films from around the world screened in 3 indoor locations, The Labia Cinema (6pm and 8pm, Thu 7 to Sun 10 Dec, R80), Jack Black Beer (7pm, 5th Dec, R80) and Wawa Wooden...

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S.A.’s Extreme Adventurers – Superpowers or Super Mind-Power?
Nov03

S.A.’s Extreme Adventurers – Superpowers or Super Mind-Power?

We are constantly amazed at how many extreme aquatic adventurers South Africa has produced. There seems to be a plethora of them from Lewis Pugh and Braam Malherbe to Riaan Manser and Chris Bertish. They have all completed the impossible by challenging the human spirit. Amanzi Magazine wondered what they all have in common (besides being completely crazy). Do they have super-human genes? Was their motivation was sparked by a...

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Clipper 70 the race for adventurers with no prior sailing expertise
Oct23

Clipper 70 the race for adventurers with no prior sailing expertise

Clipper 70 the race for adventurers with no prior sailing expertise Amanzi Magazine took a trip to view the yachts, which had literally just arrived between the 19 – 22 October at the V& A Waterfront in Cape Town, from Leg 2 of The Clipper Race. This is one of the major tests of the sailing world and challenges sailors’ endurance to the nth degree. Teams have embarked on a record breaking 40,000 nautical mile...

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SA businessman takes on Oceans 7
Sep14

SA businessman takes on Oceans 7

A South African, Toni Enderli, has just completed his 3rd brutal open water swim across the Molokai Channel in Hawaii, in his heroic quest to become the first South African to complete Oceans 7, seven of the world’s most gruelling open water swims. Oceans 7, consists of seven long-distance swims and is considered the marathon swimming equivalent of the Seven Summits mountaineering challenge.  Only 7 people have ever...

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