• “When you push off from the dock … we’re all in the same boat. 
    This isn’t about cancer anymore. It’s about exercise and health and the rest of your life. 
    When we push off we’re paddling away from breast cancer.” 

    - Dr. Don McKenzie, Founder, Abreast In A Boat 
  • “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain!” 

    - Vivian Greene 
  • “Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle.” 

    - T.H. Thompson & John Watson 
  • “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. 
    The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.’ 

    - Nelson Mandela 

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Rotary Dragon Boat Regatta

Every year, the Rotary Club Cape of Good Hope invites companies to participate in their Annual Dragon Boat Festival. This is held at the Sandvlei Yacht Club, and 2013 marked the 7th of such events. Teams compete for the coveted trophy, the day is packed with colourful events, and all the money raised this year […]

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Charity Book Sale

The amabeleBelles will be taking part in the annual Cavendish charity Book Sale. Approximately 30 charities participate in this and the event takes place from Thursday Sept 26th to Sunday Sept 29th. This is one of our biggest fund raisers of the year, so come on down to Cavendish Square in Claremont, and support our […]

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Celebrating life with the amaBele Belles

From the Reach To Recovery website:

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amaBele Belles In Action

Our lovely banner! Thanks to Clarion Printed Products!

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We’re Belles Having a Ball

This is an article which was published in the Woman & Home magazine. “Wendy Scurr, 42, tells Maretta Bellingham why a determined group of breast cancer survivors sets out every week to paddle the waters of Cape Town’s seas in their courageous fight against the disease. Click the images to view a bigger version:

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Kelee Arrowsmith

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on the 8th of December 2005 and had a lumpectomy on the 22nd of December. ...
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