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Yandiswa and Beetrice’s graduation

After 5 years on the Endurocad program, completing their studies, developing their skills and pursuing their running career at our base in Stellenbosch, Beetrice Themane and Yandiswa Shange have successfully graduated. They succesfully completed their diploma’s in Sports and Recreation Management at ETA College Stellenbosch and the Cathsseta learnership in Sports Administration and now they will move on to the next chapter of their lives.

As the African proverb goes ‘It takes a village to raise a child’ – Thank you to our entire community for supporting these young women- Funders, our service providers, partners, sponsors, supporters for the investing their time, energy, resources and money into these two young women to ensure that they are equipped for life.
We are incredibly proud of the young women they have become and wish them all the best for thier future. The 2 things we are trying to give them is roots & wings ! After 4 & 5 years of being part of the Endurocad family Yandiswa Shange and Lebogang Beetrice Themane are ready to fly ! May you reach the heights in sport and life that we believe you can!
On the same evening we celebrated the 15 learners that recieved their certificates for successfully completing the Cathsseta learnership. Lorinda Nel from Siyathembana handed out the certificates.
Athletes who received certificates:
Thobile Vilakazi
Mia Lyons
Beetrice Themane
Yandiswa Shange
Deon lee Hendricks
Zaid Williams
Bruce Lynn Damons
Merlin Klaaste
Philani Sengce
Marchall Langisa
Duwayne Philander
We are very proud of you all! 👏
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