The Trek4Mandela team has landed safe at the OR Tambo International Airport after a success summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation in partnership with the Imbumba Foundation is expected to welcome back the 2019 Trek4Mandela Expedition team at O. R. Tambo International Airport, in Kempton Park in the east of Johannesburg on Sunday.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation – in partnership with the Imbumba Foundation – will be sending off the second group of the Trek4Mandela Expedition team on Sunday morning, at the O. R. Tambo International Airport to summit Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak.
A group for Trek4Mandela has left Johannesburg to take take part in this year’s expedition.
Ahead of Mandela Day on Thursday, 17 climbers are preparing to conquer Kilimanjaro.
At least five out of the nine climbers that embarked on a journey to summit the highest point of Mount Kilimanjaro – Uhuru, deemed the peak of Africa, made it to the top.
The Trek4Mandela team which embarked on a journey to summit Mount Kilimanjaro has returned home.
Almost half of the 46 Trek4Mandela climbers made it to Africa’s highest peak, Uhuru. It was a tough expedition and many suffered from altitude sickness.
The Trek4Mandela team has returned to South Africa on Friday night after conquering Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania on Mandela Day.