Sport clubs for disadvantaged South African kids

by Inspired2Become
Apr 30, 2013

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Inspired2Become - youth reaching their full potential

What we do every month to get the youth inspired!

Alternative action sports by Chris
-New quarter pipe for Strand skate park and I2B Strand Skate Club.

-I2B T-shirt sponsored for the Paarl Christian Skaters Comp.

-The Somerset West I2B Skate Park gets a fence- The municipality supports the I2B project in Somerset West where we are in the process of building the "head quarters skate park" for I2B.

-The National Christian Skaters/Surfers Conference in J-Bay- This is definitely a high light of each year. We get to take some members from each of our clubs on this road trip. They have to get some money together themselves and I2B does the t-shirt fund-raiser for this trip. We stayed at a campsite in J-bay where the conference was also held. There were morning and evening sessions with awesome worship. The afternoons was mostly open for skim, skate and surf. I believe all of us received so much out of this trip. Learning more about God, each other, the country and our sport. We really want to thank everyone who supported us to go. May God bless you! They guys got to see and experience many different beaches, towns and skate parks, some of it were:
Knysna Skate Park: The Yard

J-Bay Skate Park: The Element Park

                                                                                 Knysna Skate Park: The Yard

Glentana Beach

Skim comp at J-Bay (thanks for this pic, Kat from Christian Surfers).

The PE Public Skate Park

Here are two edits from the conference:
- The I2B Edit
- The 1Africa Edit
You can also read more about the conference here:
- 1Africa review

Athletics for people with disabilities by Fanie 
-Shofar Cloetesville- I had the opportunity to share my testimony at Shofar Cloetisville.

-Nationals 2013- Well done to all the I2B athletes in their participation at Nationals. We are proud of you. Below Ruan van Rooyen who was nominated junior athlete of the year for making both A qualification standards for World Champs.
One of the Western Province CP relay team

You can make a donation in support of the following sport & life skills clubs: (Your donations help us to buy equipment, build facilities and cover running costs.)
Skate Clubs:
- I2B Somerset West
- I2B Strand

- I2B Cloetesville
- I2B Kleinvlei
- I2B Belhar
- I2B Bonteheuwel

Skimboarding Clubs:
- I2B Strand
- I2B Gordonsbay

Athletics for people with disabilities:
- Alta du Toit
- Pioneer school for the blind
- Individuals

Prayer requests:
-For the work of I2B to impact the next generation.
-For financial, material, equipment and volunteer support.
-For the blessing of God on our support team and our projects.

Thank you for your support and interest!

Chris and Fanie van der Merwe



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Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape - South Africa
Website: http:/​/​​
Project Leader:
Chris van der Merwe
Stellenbosch, Western Province South Africa
$15,900 raised of $46,750 goal
116 donations
$30,850 to go
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