Home > News > Events Updated 26 September 2013 Fill a tummy year-long by taking part in cycle challenge Afrika Tikkun and KFC's cycle stars are are taking part in the Momentum cycle challenge to fill a hungry child's tummy for a year. 0 Related How hungry are you really? Join Afrika Tikkun and KFC's cycle stars and ride the Momentum 94.7 cycle challenge to fill a child's tummy for a year.Did you know that over 12 million South Africans go to bed hungry every night? By raising funds to fill a tummy, riders are ensuring that some of the country's most vulnerable children are getting the right nutrition, which provides the building blocks to a happy, productive childhood.A media statement says the goal this year is to raise enough money to fill 300 tummies for a year.The cycle stars have been challenged to raise enough funds to fill two tummies for a year at a cost of R2 280.Be part of a winning team - change lives and register today.Start your fundraising online by creating a profile on www.beasport.co.za - it's so easy for your friends and family to sponsor you this way.Well be giving away prizes and organising events before the race to get the Afrika Tikkun team spirit going, including a carbo-loading night, training sessions and a ride through Diepsloot township to one of the Early Childhood Centres. Here you will see the tangible impact of your fundraising efforts.Riding the Cycle Challenge is a great achievement but knowing that you''re keeping a child fed for a year is truly amazing.Where & When: 17 November, Waterfall Country Estate, Johannesburg.Closing date for charity entries: 26 September.For more information visit: http://afrikatikkun-events.org/afrika-tikkun-and-add-hope-a-partnership-to-nourish-our-community/ Any questions please email email@example.com, or call Claire on 076 835 3509.Picture: Cyclists from Afrika Tikkun More in News Fortinet Named Platinum Sponsor for 2016 Healthcare Innovation Summit More: NewsEvents advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Sex US STIs hit all-time high in 2015 Medical Human right-handedness might go back almost 2 million years Mental health Troubled childhood may boost bipolar risk Diet and nutrition Our genes may soon advise our food and lifestyle choices Lifestyle Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Medical Don't believe these asthma myths From our sponsors Keep an eye on your vision Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Win 1 of 6 R5000 cash prizes Win Skin Renewal voucher Live healthier Exercise benefits for seniors » Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them. No relief for MS » Drug shows promise against MS in mouse study Vitamin D may slow multiple sclerosis Obesity in girls tied to higher MS risk Exercise may not lower women's risk of MS A Harvard study showed no evidence to support the idea that exercise lowers the risk of multiple sclerosis.