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goals

We have many goals in our organisation but predominately to address key issues for children, teenagers and young adults in the community.

Program Goals

  1. Provide a safe and fun environment for children to play away from township streets
  2. Provide opportunities to learn skills in riding, training and racing, with opportunities to participate in races and events
  3. Share knowledge on health, nutrition, leadership and well being with children and their parents
  4. Provide a platform for talented children to pursue competitive careers
  5. Encourage family participation and support

Program Achievements to Date

There have been many great achievements to date with so many people who have made this possible for us. A few highlights include:

  • BMX Track built in Kayamandi: following funds raised via the 2008 Cape Epic and PPA
  • 45 BMX bikes: bought and donated to the program
  • 100 kids riding BMX, 80 riding often, 30 riding almost daily
  • 25 mountain bikes: acquired for training and racing 
  • 45 young adults signed up for mountain bike riding, 30 riding frequently, 10 training weekly 
  • 10 road bikes: recently acquired to start road riding for the children, and to compliment mountain biking training 
  • 7 young adults have completed the Cape Epic
  • 3 songo guys have completed the joBerg2C
  • 1 completed the Sani2C with Songo
  • Several kids took part in Rhino Ride late last year and Grape Escape earlier this year
  • Our songo kids regularly take part in the Xterra and TotalSports Challenge, thanks to the support of Stillwaters