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ANETTE GROBLER

ABOUT ANETTE


I am a normal individual with an abnormal addiction to adventure.
The closer I come to danger, the more alive I feel!

MY STORY

I am former SANDF Major with eight (8) years experience in the army and was in 1995 one of the first ever women selected to attempt the extremely challenging Special Forces' entry course (Recce course). My adventure career highlights include:

  • 500 km adventure race in the Ceder Berg in '99
  • Bronze medal in the World Masters Swimming Championships in Rio de Janeiro (1990)
  • Boogie boarded down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe (1999)
  • Summited Kilimanjaro (2002)
  • Successfully completed a solo, unsupported 300km Walk trough the Namib desert in Angola (2005).
  • Summited Mount Elbrus in Russia (2006)
  • Numerous successful bungi jumps, non commercial hikes in far off places, river rafting adventures etc.
  • 10 successful Argus Cycle tours
  • Attempted Mount Aconcagua in Argentina in 2009. (A no summit group)
  • Became the first person in History to walk Skeleton coast of Namibia- a 570 km solo, unsupported adventure facing the notorious desert lion, brown hyena and side winding adder (2011).
  • Paddled the Olifants river in 2015

WHY CHOOSE ME?

  • I am a keen environmentalist and am extremely aware of my footprint
  • I am a mindful individual who has presence of heart in whatever I attempt
  • I have a unique ability to motivate individuals in small groups whilst exercising with them
  • I constantly have to challenge boundaries, especially physical boundaries
  • I love working with obese individuals and people not believing in themselves and their abilities
  • I am a skilled Adventure related experimental learning individual
  • I am n qualified Provincial Tourist guide
  • I have a master’s in public relations management
  • I studied Psychology and am a follower of Victor Frankls Theory of Meaning.
  • I am a believer of Mindful living
  • Hikes
  • Training with obese individuals
  • Training individuals to walk the Camino or any other physical and mental hikes and challenges
UNIQUE ADVENTURES

UPCOMMING EVENTS


Shoreline of the San Hike (1) 2018

Date: 16 - 20 March 2018

16 Mar - Overnight Elandsbaai
17 Mar - Overnight Steenbokfontein
18 Mar - Overnight Lambertsbaai
19 Mar - Overnight Doringbaai
20 Mar - Finish Strandfontein

Cost: R R 3800 p/p

Place: Elandsbaai, South Africa

  • Price includes: all meals and accommodation
  • Rating 2/5 Fitness level
  • Slack packing (60 km)
  • Historical Bushman sites will be visited en route
  • Brochure

Shoreline of the San Hike (2) 2018

Date: 4 - 8 May 2018

4 May - Overnight Elandsbaai
5 May - Overnight Steenbokfontein
6 May - Overnight Lambertsbaai
7 May - Overnight Doringbaai
8 May - Finish Strandfontein

Cost: R R 3800 p/p

Place: Elandsbaai, South Africa

  • Price includes: all meals and accommodation
  • Rating 2/5 Fitness level
  • Slack packing (60 km)
  • Historical Bushman sites will be visited en route
  • Brochure

Hantam Hike

Date: 22 - 27 May 2018

22 May - Overnight Toekoms guest farm
23 May - Overnight Hantam Karoo
24 May - Overnight farm Toren
25 May - Overnight in a farmer's barn
26 May - Overnight Vanrhynshoek
27 May - Finish Calvinia

Cost: R 3400 p/p & additional R 600 for shuttle

Place: Hantam Mountain range, Northern Cape, South Africa

  • Price includes: all meals and accommodation
  • Rating 3/5 Fitness level
  • Slack packing (95 km)
  • Brochure

Can you Khan

Date: 7 July to 11 July 2018

Namibia, Erongo district. The hike starts at Goanikontes Oasis which is about 40 km south of Swakopmund and ends at the Spitzkoppe

Cost: R 5300 p/p

Place: Spitzkoppe, Namibia

  • Price includes: - accommodation at Goanikontes, Spitzkoppe, camping fees & permits
    - shuttle back to your vehicle & logistical support for the 5 days of hiking
    - wood, ice & healthy dinners throughout the trip
    - trained medical assistance
    - water for a solar heated shower each night
  • Not included in price: Transport to Namibia
  • Rating 4/5 Fitness level
  • 100 km in 5 days through the Khan River Wadi
  • Brochure

Shoreline of the San Hike (3) 2018

Date: 10 - 14 August 2018

10 Aug - Overnight Elandsbaai
11 Aug - Overnight Steenbokfontein
12 Aug - Overnight Lambertsbaai
13 Aug - Overnight Doringbaai
14 Aug - Finish Strandfontein

Cost: R R 3800 p/p

Place: Elandsbaai, South Africa

  • Price includes: all meals and accommodation
  • Rating 2/5 Fitness level
  • Slack packing (60 km)
  • Historical Bushman sites will be visited en route
  • Brochure

Shoreline of the San Hike (4) 2018

Date: 28 Sept - 2 Oct 2018

28 Sept - Overnight Elandsbaai
29 Sept - Overnight Steenbokfontein
30 Sept - Overnight Lambertsbaai
1 Oct - Overnight Doringbaai
2 Oct - Finish Strandfontein

Cost: R R 3800 p/p

Place: Elandsbaai, South Africa

  • Price includes: all meals and accommodation
  • Rating 2/5 Fitness level
  • Slack packing (60 km)
  • Historical Bushman sites will be visited en route
  • Brochure
EMAIL ANETTE

CONTACT ME


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