At Expeditionists, we are family and community. We love interacting with Earth's beauty, nature, cultures and all those who live on it. Become part of our community by either donating, becoming an Expeditionist, assisting on someone else’s expedition, volunteering or signing up for our newsletter.
We love providing support to our African adventurers and explorers and their expeditions. However, we are not accepting donations at this time. Go to our charity page and get in contact with the charities we support
We want a journey with purpose. Got a great idea for an expedition? Or do you want to join one of our expeditions as an expeditionist? Submit your applications and proposals below!Get the pdf
Through our creative team collaboration and volunteer program, we call for people to find their inner adventurer. By signing up as a volunteer, you will be able to participate on one of our expeditions by either joining and supporting an expedition on the ground with one of our adventurers for a certain period or from your home. We need people to create marketable “Africa Inspired” content (textual, visual and audio) that can be used for either awareness, educational or marketable purposes and then sold to brands and companies worldwide. All your hard work will be noted and you will be credited for it. Submit your application below.
We love supporting charities that are creating an impact in conservation, education, health, human rights advocacy, skills development and entrepreneurship across Africa. These are the current charities and causes that we support. Please get in contact with us if your charity or cause is interested in being associated to one of our current or future expeditions.
Conservation Tokens is an NPO PBO focused on helping our environment including the fauna the flora, by assisting vetted organizations with supplies, materials, food, equipment and even land.Our dream is to buy swathes of land under Conservation Tokens, to either preserve for nature, or to reverse human destruction and urbanisation and to promote green growth. This would include setting up wildlife rehabilitation facilities, eco tourism with facilities, learning facilities all surrounding the preservation and restoration of the different environment within South Africa.
SA Harvest is a registered non-profit organisation that is committed to rescuing food from our generous partners, including; restaurants, food producers, food retailers, and airline kitchens. We then redistribute it to our beneficiary, Service Dining Rooms, which feeds under-resourced hungry and homeless.
Afrika Freedom Climbers (AFC) is a non-profit organisation founded in September 2013 by three South African women who identified a gap in participation of women in mountaineering sports. We provide women and children, particularly from rural areas in South Africa, with the opportunity to be trained and participate in high altitude mountaineering sports.
Sponsors are the lifeline of all expeditions. Sponsoring logistical equipment or funds to a expedition will go a long way in fulfilling the dreams of our African adventurers. At Expeditionists, we pride ourselves in providing sponsors with content, branding, marketing and Corporate Social Responsibility opportunities through our scientific, cause and content-based expeditions. For more information on how you can sponsor an expedition and what opportunities we provide please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or submit an enquiry on our contact page.
KDH GROUP is your complete supplier for all your Workwear, Safety wear and Personal Protection Equipment. A family business established in 2005, KDH GROUP has developed a passion for customer service and environmentally friendly work ethic and service delivery. They are the safety wear sponsors of the John Ross Challenge.
Situated a stone throw away from Maputo, Catembe Gallery Hotel is a boutique hotel offering premiere accommodation in the tropical setting of Catembe beach. With luxurious accommodation, conference and dining facilities, this 'lifestyle' hotel provides a unique blend of exceptional hospitality, culture and nature only the Mozambican coast can offer. The hotel proudly hosted the John Ross Challenge expeditionists for three nights.
Set within easy reach of the Indian Ocean coastline and the famous iSimangaliso / Greater St Lucia Wetland Park in northern KwaZulu-Natal, &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve is known for its abundant wildlife, diversity of habitats and wide range of safari activities. The John Ross Challenge expeditionists had the privilege of being hosted at the Mountain Lodge for one night.
Enduren is a high performance, completely natural endurance nutrition range for all sports and daily life. Specifically designed for hydration, endurance, energy, recovery and wellness, without side effects. The official Nutrition of the past MTN National Marathon MTB Series, GR300 Stage Race, Dirtopia 100Miler, ATP Overberg 100 Miler, Cederberg 100 Miler, The Magoeba Stage Race etc.
Cycle Lab is South Africa's Largest National Cycling Retailer! Whether you are just starting out or are an advanced cyclist, you’ll know that it takes the right equipment and setup to feel comfortable out on the road. Our stores offer an extensive range of cycling products, with a team of knowledgeable staff on hand to assist you in buying the right equipment and apparel for your needs. We’re on hand throughout your cycling journey, offering back-up and support through our workshops and friendly staff.