Proud to represent the Smile Foundation as MC and Ambassador and grateful to live out my passion and do what I love whilst raising funds for this Charity that is very close to my heart. I love living life to the fullest and making people smile, therefore seeing it as an honour to raise funds that will go towards children who never had the opportunity to smile and gain confidence with a new smile.
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Leigh Crymble is a Senior Marketing Manager at Discovery Vitality and is passionate about promoting ways to live a happy and healthy lifestyle through health communication. A former health and lifestyle journalist, Leigh is known for documenting her health challenges, her most popular ones being her preparation for her first (and then second) 947 Cycle Challenges. Proceeds raised went to the Smile Foundation, sparking a long-term relationship between her and the Foundation.
Tshedi Mholo is an Afro-pop singer, a mother and a person with many talents. Known for her exceptional voice in the South African acclaimed band Malakia. Tshedi has now concentrating on her solo career. She is fond of art, craft and most of all giving back to the children in communities. Download Tshedi Mholo Full Biography
Introducing our latest ambassador, Bryn Freeman, here are some of his achievements:
- 2006 South African long distance Duathlon Champion.
- 2007-2011 Raced for South Africa as a professional Ironman Triathlete.
- 2007 Ironman South Africa 10th overall 3rd SA athlete.
- 2007 Ironman Western Australia 18th overall 2nd SA athlete.
- 2008 Ironman Western Australia in 8h53. Only 12 South Africans have gone under 9 hours for Ironman.
- 2014 Winner Rockman xtri
- 2015 3rd overall Rockman xtri
- 2014-2016 1st Vet overall Dual x off road Duathlon series.
- 2016 Winner Rockman Duathlon.
Hlubi Mboya is most probably best known for her role as Nandipha in the successful SABC 3 soapie, Isidingo. Not only did this role make her a instant household name in South Africa, but has also enabled her to travel throughout Africa to places such as Tanzania & Zambia as a HIV/AIDS ambassador. Her most important representation was at the Tshwane Univer-sity where she spoke about the future global impact of HIV on the youth. She has also broached this subject on Radio stations such as Umhlobo Wenene, YFM, 702, 5FM and Metro. Download Hlubi Mboya Full Biography
Maps Maponyane is one of South Africa’s favourite personalities. He is considered as one of SA’s most stylish and sexiest men and is a greatly admired media personality. Multi-talented as a tv presenter, model, actor, style icon, designer, business man and philanthropist, he makes waves both locally and internationally. Maps is loved and followed by his fans on social media platforms because of his down to earth, professional yet warm personality. He is known for his talent, fashion sense, charm, innovation, versatility and good looks.Download Map Maponyane’s Full Biography
Sam Cowen has been in radio for 23 years on both 947 Highveld Stereo and 702, and is still the longest running female breakfast show host in the country. She’s hosted a parenting show on etv, written four bestsellers, including her latest book, From Whiskey to Water, and is currently filming an international TV show, Married at First Sight. “I love helping people and making a difference. Sometimes it is the smallest thing that makes the biggest impact. Like a smile.”Download Sam Cowen Full Biography
“His name might be linked to South African hip hop, but DJ Milkshake has graduated beyond the genre to become a master of any dancefloor. His ability to read and rock any crowd, anywhere is what has made him one of Africa’s top-rated entertainers. Milkshake has devoted the last ten years to honing his DJ skills and conquering dancefloors at the country’s top-rated clubs, parties and festivals. Leading national radio station 5FM snapped him up in 2010 and every Friday night from 22h00 to 01h00 he quenches SA’s thirst for club-rocking sounds on ‘The Shakedown’. Download DJ Milkshake Full Biography
Fiona Nay (married surname is Onikwa Kani ) is best known for her role on Rhythm City. She is a fitness guru who has Qualified as a Personal Trainer ,Group Instructor (Aerobics , Taebo , Spinning , Step class and Pilates ) with Basic Science Diploma and is a Motivational Speaker. Off the stage and away from the camera, Fiona is a mother, a daughter, a wife and a business woman. She is a close friend of the Smile Foundation and supports the team and Smile patients at every Smile Week throughout the year, as the children of South Africa get their much needed facial surgery.
Shareen Richter is an International Laughter & Happiness Professor, an expert in Positive Psychology, a Motivational Speaker,Stress-LessCoachand Happiness Strategist.Shareen trains and delivers de-stresstactics, transformationalprograms and Executive Corporate Coaching.She has developed programs and workshops where her Happiness Tools and strategies help create positive shifts for both the individual and teams in organisations. Tapping into the laughter techniques are key for personal growth and development, for management training and the development of happy, healthy organizations. Download Shareen Richter Full Biography