The Alexforbes ArchAngel crew finished the race in 3rd place on 27 January 2023










Township team set to make history in 2023 Cape2Rio yacht race

Cape Town – In a uniquely South African story of hope, courage and grit, six youths from the townships of Cape Town will be participating in the iconic Cape2Rio yacht race next year. The sailors, from Masiphumelele, Khayelitsha, Grassy Park and Athlone, have been trained by the Royal Cape Yacht Club (RCYC) Sailing Academy. Their […]

Alexforbes Archangel makes history racing Cape2Rio

The Alexforbes ArchAngel crew seek to emulate the pioneering spirit of the first race by being the first team from their communities to make the crossing and, in doing so, act as a symbol of hope to all others who face the challenges of inequality, poverty and marginalisation. Cape Town, South Africa (25 August 2022) – […]

Six SA youngsters making history

Six young people from Masiphumelele, Khayelitsha, Grassy Park and Athlone in Cape town are making history by taking part in the iconic Cape2Rio Yacht Race as the first ever crew from marginalised communities. Alexforbes Executive: Strategy and Customer Experience Viresh Maharaj is interviewed:   Originally viewed on ENCA