Annual walk for a cause
Cancer Association of Namibia CEO, Rolf Hansen (centre middle) officially launched the 1st Annual National Cancer Walk of Namibia, titled “RadioWave & CAN Walk for Life” with key project partners in Windhoek, earlier this week. The national event will take place on 3 September in five towns, Windhoek, Rehoboth, Swakopmund, Lüderitz and Walvis Bay, simultaneously. In Windhoek, the Walk starts at DTS, in Swakopmund at the Mole, in Walvis Bay at Atlantis Sport Club, in Lüderitz at the Waterfront and in Rehoboth at the B1 service station. The entry fee is N$75 per person and N$50 per learner entering under the name of a school. All walkers who complete the distance receive a medal of completion to signify their support in the fight against cancer. The National Cancer Walk funds are earmarked for the CHICA (Children Fighting Cancer in Namibia) Fund. Windhoek tickets are for sale at the Cancer Association offices at 90 John Meinert Street, in Windhoek West, Swakopmund tickets are for sale at OTB Swakopmund, Walvis Bay tickets are for sale from Zaskia Weber (0812446943) and Zeta Van Wyk (0813087918), Lüderitz tickets are for sale from Elize du Toit (0810812753013) and Rehoboth tickets are for sale at the Torch Centre.