CANSA relay for life honours cancer survivors

Carole Roux and Elsie Bleckir attending the CANSA Relay. Photo: Eliot Mahlase

The 11th annual Cansa relay took place at the Pretoria Military sport club on Saturday afternoon.
The fundraising event celebrates cancer survivors and their caregivers.
People came in their numbers to participate and also to honour those who have been touched by the disease.

Also read: Pretoria artist spreads gospel through song

Families camped out in the afternoon before the relay where they were entertained by young singers and dancers.

Event organiser Shari Nagel said all the participants were volunteers.
“What is amazing about the event is that it’s community driven and all of the performers today are volunteering,” she said.

She said over 200 cancer survivors were expected to participate in the relay.
“The VIP lap, which will be by the  survivors, will commence at 18:00 followed by the caregivers lap. “

Later in the evening, a tribute was paid to those who lost their battle, and those still battle the disease.

  AUTHOR
Eliot Mahlase

find your
dream home

looking for an
affordable
apartment

List your Property

It's easy in only three
simple steps...

find professional
services in
your area

Locate a business
operating in
your area

List your Business

Want more customers? They're online right now, searching for businesses like yours. Place your ad now...

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Recommended Story x
Pta police support No Tobacco day

Thanx for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

Centurion Rekord
Rekord East
Rekord Moot
Rekord North


Your details:


Your friends:

I didn't sign up for this
I'd like to see and read more... (Please indicate in comments section below)
I'm relocating (Please indicate where to)
Other