Monthly Archives: May 2012

Ladybrand to Hobhouse

The morning I left Ladybrand, Katie Dixie decided she is going to walk with me that day. I thought ja okay she will walk 5km or so but she walked the whole 18km to Villa St Josephs with me where … Continue reading

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Ladybrand 2

Here is some more photos from Ladybrand. Thank you Candy Dixie for the mail about my visit there and also for everything you organised and sending through the photos. I would like to thank  Katie Dixie for walking the 18km … Continue reading

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a piece by the Mesothelioma centre

What is Mesothelioma Cancer? Mesothelioma is a rare cancer that is diagnosed in approximately 3,000 Americans each year. The cancer is very aggressive and spreads rapidly throughout the body. There are three locations that mesothelioma commonly originates, and these locations … Continue reading

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Hobhouse to Bloem back to Hobhouse.

On wednesday afternoon I arrived in Hobhouse at the house of the DA councillor that offered me accomodation for the evening. Had a lovely evening with them chatting about the journey and also about their life and so forth. The … Continue reading

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Knipmes manne aand 4 May Bloemfontein

On Friday the 4th of May had the knipmes manne aand in Bleomfoentein. It was a huge success. About 120 men attended and the auction held also raised quite a bit of money. A great thank you to AJ and … Continue reading

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Pray for Cherlize Lerm

Email received by Cherlize’s mom. Please everyone this little girl needs our prayers   Hallo almal Ek het nooit gedink ek sou ooit in my lewe so e-mail uitstuur nie.  Gewoonlik kry mens so e-mail van ander mense wat vra … Continue reading

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Thank you

I would like to thank the following sponsors: 1. AJ Dippenaar for sponsoring me a new tent for the next 3 winter months home. Also ,with his wife Lize Dippenaar, for organising the knipmes manne aand held on the 4th … Continue reading

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Ladysmith photos

Photos taken by Lisa Briggs-Miller of Joppie when staying in Ladysmith, Kwa-zulu Natal. She is from the States and works at Bristoll Meyers Pharamceutical company. She met Joppie at the gusthouse and was really takne by his story and the … Continue reading

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Ladybrand

Written by : Candy Dixie from Ladybrand Ten million steps for Cancer Joppie Fourie’s time in Ladybrand Joppie left Oudshoorn in August 2011 and has been walking around South Africa pushing a custom made “bed” in honour of his daughter … Continue reading

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