Monthly Archives: August 2011

Kleinbrak

Walked from George to Kleinbrak today. Left at 5 this morning and was in kleinbrak just before lunchtime. Thanks to all that stopped along the way to chat and wish me good luck. Thanks Didi for riding on the bed … Continue reading

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Thanks George

I just want to thank the Mayor of George, Charles Stander, for the great welcome to their lovely town and the municipality and accomodating me at the womans day festivities on the 9th. Thanks a lot Cansa for letting me … Continue reading

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Yesterday 9 August 2011

Yesterday on the celebration of womans day and the celebration of my late daughter Marlene’s birthday, I went to go visit Didi the first cancer friend I made and also gave a speech at the womans day held by the … Continue reading

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Hi Everyone hope still going well!!!! Spend the morning at the George hospital with the cancer patients getting chemo and helping the sunflower group handing out sandwiches and coffee to the patients. Had a bit of hassles with the online … Continue reading

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GEORGE

Got matt,Lizanne and my boet at waboomskraal pizza place with a rim to replace the one that got buckled yesterday because I made the mistake to try answer my phone while walking and lost a bit of control and the bed got … Continue reading

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First Steps Taken

On Friday, 5th August, Joppie held a launching function at La Dolce Vita. During the evening he was able to thank his sponsors, accept a letter from Oudtshoorn’s mayoral office to deliver to the mayors of all the towns he … Continue reading

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Short back and sides

Joppie has shaved his head at the start of his journey as a token of solidarity with cancer sufferers undergoing therapy that causes hair loss. He has also promised not to cut his hair or beard while on this crusade … Continue reading

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23 hours to go

23 Hours then I walk please join me tomorrow at Brians Grill. Festivities start at 8 and I start walking at 10!!!!!!! Join me in my first steps of ten million for cancer.  

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Theme song for Ten Million Steps for Cancer

Willim Welsyn has written a song, Carry on Down the Road, for Ten Million Steps for Cancer and would like to distribute it to anyone who would like it. You can download it here (in MP3 format) at no cost … Continue reading

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“What lies behind us & what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us” Celebrate Life ! Ralph Waldo Emerson

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