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fitness class

Help empower girls with a boxing champ

fitness class

Help empower girls with a boxing champ

3 reviews
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English
fitness class

Help empower girls with a boxing champ

fitness class

Help empower girls with a boxing champ

3 reviews
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

We'll start at the new Harare Public Library and walk to the Boxgirls office, where you'll see how our work empowers girls through after-school sport and leadership training. Then we'll head to the local gym on foot. Along the way, we'll explore the surrounding area to see our neighbors and learn about other projects that incorporate sports for social change. You'll learn more about the past and present of the community in Khayelitsha. At the gym, you'll take a one-hour class and train like a Boxgirl. We'll finish up with a late lunch.

Your host

Andiswa Madikane &

Andiswa Madikane &

I am a three-time boxing champion, mother of two, and staunch advocate in the fight against gender-based violence in Khayelitsha, South Africa. When I was growing up I did not have a big sister, so I want to be that big sister now and give young women strength. I want people from around the world to know more about what we do at Boxgirls and about women leaders in Khayelitsha.

About the organization

Boxgirls South Africa NPC

Boxgirls South Africa NPO is an award-winning girls' rights organization operating in primary schools in Khayelitsha. We have been recognized by Google.org, Laureus Sports for Good, and UBS Optimus Foundation.

This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Boxgirls South Africa NPC.

What's included

Food
Lunch traditional Xhosa food (vegetarian option available on notification prior to the experience)
Drinks
Water

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Where you'll be

Khayelitsha means “new home” in the Xhosa language. Located in southeast Cape Town, it's a community with resilience and strong bonds, despite its poverty.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring sports clothes, a camera, and a towel. You'll be hosted by myself and/or Nwabisa Qalanto, another member of Boxgirls.
Andiswa Madikane &
fitness class
Help empower girls with a boxing champ
3 reviews
₹1,727 / person
3 reviews
₹1,727 / person