The good that can come from the South African lockdown

Along with the rest of the world, South Africa is currently in lockdown. By restricting the movement of people, the government hopes to slow the spread of the Coronavirus or COVID-19 and give the healthcare service a fighting chance. This also has brought the economy to a screeching halt, which […]

Not a good ride for persons with disabilities

While the South African public transport infrastructure has improved significantly since the advent of democracy, persons with disabilities remain deeply frustrated by a system that is intended to be universally accessible but, well, misses the bus. “The government has excellent and noble intentions, but intentions are not enough. We’ve made […]

Running for those who can’t

On Sunday May 6, South Africans gathered at the SuperSport cricket stadium in Centurion under the blazing sun for the Wings for Life World Run. People from all over the world set off at exactly the same time (13:00 local time) to run for people with a spinal cord injury […]

A night to never forget!

On March 17, wheelchair users from across Gauteng gathered in Pretoria for the first Ball for All formal dance for wheelchair users, amputees and their friends and family. Guests heard from some inspirational wheelchair users, including Miss Wheelchair World First Princess Lebohang Monyatsi. Some of the ROLLING INSPIRATION contributors and […]