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Waves for Change closes 2014

Waves for Change closes formal 2014 programming with Marcel’s Frozen Yoghurt. Last week we brought an end to formal programming at our Muizenberg and Khayelitsha drop-in centres with Christmas parties hosted by our partners Marcel’s Frozen Yoghurt. Over 250 Waves for Change participants attended the day long events that included the exchanging of Christmas Cards, […]

New Drop-In Site in Muizenberg

Waves for Change opens a new drop-in site in Muizenberg We are stoked to announce the opening of a new Waves for Change drop-in centre at Muizenberg beach. Mirroring the successful model deployed at Khayelitsha’s Monwabisi beach, the centre is based from a converted shipping container with trained child and youth care workers offering up […]

Fish Fry Up

Wavescape Fish Fry Up Raises 17k For New Drop-In Centre We’re stoked to report that the Wavescape Fish Fry – held on the weekend of the 1st December – raised 17,000 ZAR in support of our new drop-in centre, arriving in December 2014 at Muizenberg Beach. A full online report is available to read here… […]

Laureus Sport For Good Summit

W4C Founder Tim Conibear puts Delegates at the Laureus Sport For Good Summit through W4C Active Education Sessions Waves for Change founder Tim Conibear was invited to demonstrate Waves for Change active education sessions for delegates of the 2014 Laureus Sport for Good Summit, held in Kuala Lumpur from the 13-16th October. Joined by Laureus […]

Waves For Change Youth Day Surfabout

Pics from the Waves For Change Youth Day Surfabout – Muizenberg Beach On the 16th June – Waves for Change held it’s inaugural ‘Surf About’ – a chance to bring together Cape Townian surfers with members of the project. 20 coaches and young leaders from the Waves for Change project came down to the ‘Berg […]

Second Annual Extreme Abilities Adaptive Surf Day

Waves For Change at the Second Annual Extreme Abilities Adaptive Surf Day Yesterday, the 17th March, the Waves for Change coaching crew headed over to Blouberg Strand to assist at the second annual “Extreme Abilities” adaptive surf day, hosted by Surfing South Africa. The day saw 46 handicapped members of the wider Cape Town area […]

Laureus Sport for Good Foundation Bring the Stars To Waves For Change Monwabisi

Tuesday 31st July saw the first official visit to the Waves for Change programme from our partners at the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation. Held at Monwabisi beach, the day involved a visit from international explorer Mike Horn and his 35 young explorers drawn from all the corners of the globe. Mike is a Laureus […]

Agent of Change 2012 @ SA National Surf Awards

Waves for Change just won the Agent of Change Award at the SA National Surfing Awards, held in Durban. Apish was present to collect the award, along with Tim. Its great to have a bit of industry recognition for the programme, hopefully it will help us attract key equipment sponsors for the future. We´re on […]

Apish Flies to Durbs

Waves for Change coach Apish Tshetsha has headed off to Durban to take part in the Laureus Sport for Good YES training. The training is split into 2 parts and sees top coaches from Laureus funded projects from around South Africa come together for two 10 day trainings in youth leadership and programme development. We […]