Old Mutual | Do Great Things
  • Do Great ThingsThe Do Great Things portal is a community platform for users to interact with and find useful information about the various events that are sponsored by Old Mutual for the benefit of the community.
  • Old Mutual LiveBroadcasting live from Soweto Marathon on 29, 30 & 31 Oct, 09:00 - 18:00 and on race day 1 Nov 06:30 – 13:30

    Listen to Soweto Marathon podcasts now!
    Podcasts available here
  • National Choir FestivalBroadcasting LIVE from the National Choir Festival finals on Sunday, 13 December 12:00 to 19:00

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  • Sponsorship RequestsOld Mutual believes in investing in South Africa’s social fabric through sporting events, education and arts and culture.Read More
  • More Than YourselfThe Old Mutual ‘More than Yourself’ donations platform gives you an opportunity to join with others to do great things. Read More

Welcome to Do Great Things

For more than 170 years, Old Mutual has contributed to social development in South Africa by investing in local initiatives such as sporting events, education, arts and culture. The knowledge and experience gained from partnering with community groups and organisations on some of South Africa’s leading events has resulted in wisdom, and wisdom shared inspires others to do great things.

With this in mind, Old Mutual has developed a community platform for users to interact with and find useful information about the various events that are sponsored by Old Mutual, covering various interests including music, running, education, wine and social responsibility.

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Register on this website to engage in the forums, comment on posts and articles and customise your experience across the various portals on the Do Great Things platform. Plus, you can download running training programmes, create party invitations, calculate education costs and enter the latest competitions.

Latest News

October 6, 2015   |  Running
The inaugural Old Mutual Wild Series Kruger2Canyon (K2C) Challenge took place this past weekend 2 – 4 October. The 73km challenge was held over two days where the first day covered 28km of bushveld terrain and 45km of mountainous terrain with grueling climbs up to the escarpment on Day two. Runners started in Kampersrus (Limpopo) before running over the escarpment and into the Blyde River Canyon, the third largest canyon……
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October 3, 2015   |  Running
Today was Day One of the Old Mutual Kruger2Canyon Challenge. David Katz is there (and running) and he spoke to a handful of really interesting people out on the trails today. Listen here.…
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October 2, 2015   |  Running
The inaugural Old Mutual Kruger2Canyon Challenge - part of the Old Mutual Wild Series - takes place this weekend and our man David Katz is there. In this podcast he catches up with a few of the role players and runners ahead of Day One tomorrow. Listen here.  …
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September 30, 2015   |  Running
Catch all of the action from the Old Mutual Soweto Marathon live on Old Mutual Live between 06:30 and 13:30 on race day, 1 November 2015. Old Mutual Live is Old Mutual's digital radio station and your go-to destination for news on running, mountain biking, choir  and wine appreciation. Stream content from the web or download and listen via the Old Mutual App. Why not download and listen to our weekly……
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September 30, 2015   |  Running
Today is the final day for South African runners to take advantage of the Comrades Early Bird entries for next year’s race. Entries for the 2016 Comrades ‘down-run’ currently stand at over 9100. The entry cap is 20-thousand. The early bird entry fee of R380 is valid until midnight tonight (30 September 2015). CMA Race Director, Rowyn James has urged South African athletes to take advantage of the reduced entry……
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