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Southern Africa Rugby Explorer 2017 – Part 2

Benediktas Lynch, Kabwe Following a successful start to the Southern Africa Rugby Explorer in Botswana, the Pride crossed the Zambezi River via Kazungula into Zambia ready to start the next leg of the journey. First, the Pride spent three nights in Livingstone – enjoying the amazing scenery of Victoria Falls. All Pride members took part in a gorge swing experiencing 1.5 seconds of free-fall followed ...

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Southern Africa Rugby Explorer 2017 – Part 1

Benediktas Lynch, Selebi-Phikwe & Maun Southern Africa Rugby Explorer (SARE) 2017 got off to a great start in Botswana. New Pride members Stacey Jones and Rowan White joined the Pride in South Africa before they drove up to Botswana. It was in Gaborone that the Pride was joined by me (Benny Lynch), Arran Hain, Harry Ryan, Tim ...

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Faces of the Pride: Ipo Maja

Name: Ipo Maja Role: Director, Inmate Care and Empowerment, G4S Correction Services (Bloemfontein), G4S Country Program Leader for Bhubesi Pride Foundation’s Bloemfontein project work Based: Bloemfontein, South Africa Ipo believes all children, regardless of their background or interests, would enjoy taking part in Bhubesi Pride ...

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‘Sport Elizabeth’ an apt host for Rugby in Africa 2017’s grand finale

Johanna Waide, Port Elizabeth Since the charity was founded, Bhubesi Pride Foundation has worked with schools in the townships of Port Elizabeth for the final leg of its annual Rugby in Africa expeditions – informal settlements on the city’s fringe where the houses are made mostly from corrugated iron and wooden pallets. 2017 was no exception and, to become acquainted with these areas ...

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The Pride completes 2,000km desert odyssey en route to Bloemfontein’s coaching week

Johanna Waide, Bloemfontein To reach South Africa - the charity's final country destination on its 'Rugby in Africa 2017' route - the Pride embarked on a five-day expedition leg across the Namib Desert. The views and stops were ...

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