Bridging Abilities first trip to the OCC

On the 18th February the Macassar Bridging Abilities exercise group attended the OCC Wheelchair Challenge in George. On behalf of our team I would like to thank everyone who was involved in us been able to be there. The transport that took us there was very comfortable and the driver […]

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Bridging Abilities is going to OCC!!

This year will be the first year that we will be sending a few of our adults from our APA community groups to the Outeniqua Wheelchair Challenge (OCC) on the 18th Feb. The OCC is South Africa’s premier wheelchair race and attracts names such as Ernest van Dyk and Pieter […]

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The guys are back in town!

Rieghard Vermaak and Hannes Doman returned back from climbing Kilimanjaro yesterday. We want to once again thank them for their willingness to climb for our organisation. Well done with a  climb! We have decided to keep our GivenGain campaign going until January so it is not too late to make […]

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A successful summit !

Yesterday Rieghard Vermaak and Hannes Doman successfully summitted at 6:30am! WELL DONE Gentlemen! After taking the experience, they started making their way down. They completed an amazing 31km and had 19km still to heard from them. “The journey has not been easy but an amazing experience.’ Support these guys and […]

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Update: Kili climb in progress

Our Kili climbers left Cape Town on Saturday and currently are on their 4th day of the adventure. Here below are the updates we have received thus far: Day 1: We have not had any contact with Rieghard Vermaak or Hannes Doman. But we know they arrived safely after a […]

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Conquering Kilimanjaro

  Between 13 and 18 December Hannes Doman and Rieghard Vermaak will be climbing Kilimanjaro to raise funds for BA. We asked them what started this ambitious idea. Tell us a bit about yourselves: We both grew up in small towns where life was, well, not so fast paced and […]

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