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Mobilising people with Bicycles #Qhubeka

  • July 21, 2016 | Written by Louise Forsyth | Category: General, Events, Barker Unite

The name Qhubeka has been an active topic of late with the Dimension Data Qhubeka Team doing so well at the current Tour De France, what a privilege it was to be part of the Qhubeka Bicycle handover in Orlando East. Sixty shiny and new green Dimension Data Qhubeka Bicycles were handed over to the learners of Selelekele High School at Orlando Communal Hall.

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BIB Foosball World Cup 2014

  • July 25, 2014 | Written by Louise Forsyth | Category: General, Events

The World has the Soccer World Cup, we at BIB have the Foosball World Cup. Many years ago a Foosball table was given to BIB by Etana Insurance. Etana Insurance has since been medged under the Hollard umbrella. The shiny red table was a hit with the BIB Crew, leading to many challenges, rivalries, plenty of laughs and thankfully no biting. With the 2014 FIFA World Cup on its way, BIB hosted their 3rd Foosball World Cup.

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Mandela Day 2014 - Lets give back

  • July 18, 2014 | Written by Kim Millar, Leanne Panicco & Louise Forsyth | Category: General, Events, Barker Unite

More than 12 million South Africans will go to bed hungry tonight. 1 in 10 children suffer from severe malnutrition and die within the first 12 months of life! At Barker Insurance Brokers, it has become a tradition every year on the 18th of July to take time out of our busy days to give back and we have dedicated this year to help feed some hungry bellies.

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DARE to BARE in this years DaREDevil Speedo Run!

  • September 30, 2013 | Category: General, Events

Barkers rock their DaREDevil Speedo’s for Cancer

  • November 05, 2012 | Louise Forsyth | Category: General, Events

Friday the 2nd of November, was the day the Red Speedo’s were dusted off and the ego’s thrown out the window.  The 4th Annual DaREDevil run, which sees gents of all shapes and sizes take to the streets of Jozi in their Red Speedos and raise money and awareness for Testicular Cancer.

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DaREdevil Barkers on the Ball, Baring it for a Good Cause…

  • December 17, 2011 | Leanne Peters | Category: Events

Etana daREDevil Run Entries for the 2011, “What have you done in your Etana daREDevil speedo” once again made for a successful event. What started as a dare for KPMG accountant Nick Levesley in 2009 to run through peak-hour traffic in a Speedo, has today gathered hundreds of guys braving the streets in red speedos all for a good cause.

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Register now for the 2012 daREDevil run

  • November 04, 2011 | Category: General, Events

The 2012 Etana Insurance daREDevil run is upon us. Over the last three years, we have witnessed hundreds of guys of ALL shapes and sizes take to the streets of Joburg, Durban and Cape Town in nothing but a RED Speedo, all for the same cause – to promote awareness around testicular and other male cancers.

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