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  • 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.
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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

June 5, 2015   |  Running
Visitors to the Old Mutual stand at the Comrades Marathon Expo, which took place at the Durban Exhibition Centre from May 28 to 30, supported Wildlands and their various rhino conservation projects. The Old Mutual & Wildlands stand at the Comrades Expo included the ground-breaking Oculus Rift, a three-dimensional immersive video which makes use of cutting edge technology to give visitors a vivid glimpse into what the iconic race entails.……
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June 2, 2015   |  Music
The 5th season of the winter series, Old Mutual Music in the Gardens, will again feature the hottest names in South African music between June and November.  Held in the idyllic Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden and Pretoria National Botanical Garden, the series will ensure that you and your family stay toasty while the temperatures dip this Winter. From Jaziel Brothers, Simphiwe Dana and Freshlyground through to Shortstraw, The Parlotones……
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June 1, 2015   |  Running
Sunday saw the running of the 90th Comrades Marathon between Durban and Pietermaritzburg and what an incredible day it turned out to be. The historic day saw a rare double, as the men’s and ladies titles were won by South Africans and Old Mutual Live was there to bring you all drama and intrigue. Once again Old Mutual Live was the first broadcaster to speak to the winners, Gift Kalehe……
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June 1, 2015   |  Running
NO - this will not continue to next year --  but here is a wrap of all results :-) Comrades winner Caroline Wostmann woke on Monday still waiting for it to fully sink in that she os the 2015 Comrades winner and toast of South Africa. “I have moments when I think I am dreaming and then realise – oh my word I won Comrades,” said Wostmann who will take……
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June 1, 2015
At the 2015 Old Mutual joBerg2c, Gerald de Kock not only rode once more, but brought you entertaining content daily through Old Mutual Live on the Old Mutual App. Brad Brown and David "Mr. Active" Katz, caught up with Gerald after the races penultimate stage, in Jolivet. Don?t miss a single episode of Old Mutual Live. You can subscribe to it on iTunes or on Stitcher and get every single……
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