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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Claire on 076 835 3509.Picture: Cyclists from Afrika Tikkun NEXT ON HEALTH24X Smoking e-cigarettes could significantly slow healing of wounds 2018-10-21 07:00 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 Lifestyle Smoking e-cigarettes could significantly slow healing of wounds Lifestyle This is exactly how to escape a botched bench press Lifestyle 6 legit health benefits of quinoa News Shocking prevalence of pregnancies, HIV infections in 9-19 year olds in Limpopo village Lifestyle Is it safe to sleep with your contact lenses in? We found out Lifestyle How does circumcision really affect your sex life? Here are the facts From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Gut health » Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day. Sleep better » Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.