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YPO WPO Cycle Tour Event

March 2015. The YPO (Young Presidents’ Organisation) and WPO (World Presidents’ Organisation) Cape Town chapters recently hosted a Cape Town Cycle Tour pre-race dinner for their members. The event hosts, Paul Berman and Suzanne Ackerman-Berman invited  YPO members from around the globe to gather at their home to enjoy a dinner with guest speakers Phil […]

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‘Epic Sunday’

March 16, 2015 An ‘Epic’ Sunday was had by the Velokhaya riders – after a training ride they watched the 2015 Cape Epic Prologue at UCT. Our riders where hosted by the PCH UCT cycling team as part of a recent partnership, initiated to further build our kids ‘on and off the bike’. A special […]

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015. A special thank you to for their recent donation – we really appreciate your support. Webjet SouthAfrica enables you to easily search and book the best domestic and international travel flight deals, hotel accommodation and holiday packages worldwide. For more information visit    

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Cycling kit donation

March 2015. The Velokhaya kit donation box in filling up, please have a look for any old cycling kit or equipment that is not being used. Message us if you are not able to drop kit off at UCT. Click on image for more info.

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Partnership with the Private Client U.C.T Cycling Team.

March 2, 2015. Early this weekend the Velokhaya LCA officially pedaled its mentorship and skills programme in partnership with the Private Client U.C.T cycling team. The partnership will support and assist our Juniors, Senior Scholars and U14’s in their preparation both on and off the bike in their respective pursuits within academics and cycling. We […]

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Computer centre at SA’s first township BMX oval

COMPUTER CENTRE AT SA’s FIRST TOWNSHIP BMX OVAL TO BENEFIT KHAYELITSHA COMMUNITY  As part of the MTN SA Foundation’s social investment mandate, i.e to connect communities and providing people with the tools to create a better life for themselves, the MTN SA Foundation has pledged their partnership to the Velokhaya Life Cycling Academy, in order […]

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Township cycling gets competitive

Cape Town, January 13, 2015 Competitive cyclists from South Africa’s two biggest townships have been given the opportunity to showcase their talent and potential on the national cycling stage thanks to the support of Rand Water, the new headline and title sponsor of the Velokhaya National Competitive Programme. A long-time supporter of cycling, Rand Water’s […]

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MTN SA Foundation visit

November 7, 2014 We had the opportunity to host MTN SA Foundation’s General Manager Kusile Mtunzi-Hairwadzi. Always a pleasure to welcome visitors to Velokhaya – here are some of the pictures.

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Family Day at Prime Cleaning Suppliers Offices

November 1, 2014. The Prime Cleaning Suppliers team very kindly hosted Velokhaya at their offices in Montague Gardens on Saturday, November 1. We would like to thank Trevor, Clare, Colleen and their entire team who made the fun filled day a success. The day brought forth smiles and full tummies including a handful of bicycles and equipment […]

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Management changes at Velokhaya

Cape Town, October 1, 2014 Mr. Luthando Kaka has, with immediate effect, been appointed Acting Chairman of Velokhaya. He replaces Mr. Mthunzi Mdwaba. A former Velokhaya member now riding for a top South African road cycling team based in Johannesburg, Luthando has continued to serve Velokhaya as an active and enthusiastic Board member and as an […]

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