• “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 

amaBele Belles News

Southern Suburbs Cancer Survivor’s Day

A few of the amaBele Belles attended the Southern Suburbs Cancer Survivor’s Day recently held in Cape Town. A marvellous day at WPCC.

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October 2012 News

Click here to get the PDF with all the news for October!

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Constantiaberg Bulletin article: Judy to make waves at Queen’s 60th jubilee

Diep River breast cancer survivor Judy Wilson has been invited to paddle along the River Thames in a dragon boat for Queen Elizabeth’s 60th jubilee pageant.
Karen Watkins joined the AmaBele Belles on a training paddle.

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Fight Club: Melany Raath writes for Women’s Health

As time goes by and I reflect on the changes this journey has brought to my life, I can honestly say that I’m a much stronger person than I was before.

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Featured in Femina Magazine

Amabele Belles got featured in October 2009 edition of Femina magazine.

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Nan White

I found out that I had cancer in 1995. My husband found the lump while feeling frisky one evening, I just ...
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