An official Nelson Mandela Day initiative, The Nelson Mandela Covid-19 Relief Challenge is a virtual event named after World Icon, Nelson Mandela to encourage social cohesion, assist with Covid-19 relief efforts with the “Each one Feed One ” campaign” (

Each event will be joined by athletes from South Africa’s biggest sporting teams; Vodacom Bulls Rugby, Emirates Lions Rugby, Momentum Multiply Titans, Imperial Lions, Nedbank Running club, FXTM Cycling Team and Nelson Mandela Foundation Ambassadors. The event allows for the participants to ride together to bring about relief and awareness to a pandemic faced world over.

Ride Leaders include South African National Team 1995 World Cup Rugby hero Joel Stransky, 2020 Cape Argus Cycle Tour winner, Travis Barret from Office Guru Cycling Team. Also kitting up and making the start line is Nelson Mandela Foundation CEO, Mr Sello Hatang and Television presenter Maps Moponyane amongst others.

To ride with your sporting heroes on the four available rides on the day and make your contribution towards assisting those hardest hit by the pandemic. Please click here to visit our “Challenges”page to enter.