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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.


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August 3, 2015   |  Music
Simon Estes Alumni Choir will represent the Western Cape in the finals of the Old Mutual National Choir Festival in Bloemfontein on 12 and 13 December 2015. Competing choirs treated audiences to a very high standard of choral music at the regional competition, held on Sunday at the University of the Western Cape. Simon Estes Alumni Choir from Cape Town secured their place in the standard category at the national……
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July 30, 2015   |  Running
With just over 240 days to go until the 2016 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon kicks off, our preparations are well underway and we look forward to welcome you on 25 and 26 March 2016. Some important notes: - Entries Open: Entry dates for our 2016 events will be announced at the end of August. - Ultra Qualifiers: If you're planning to run the OMTOM Ultra next year, remember that……
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July 28, 2015   |  Running
The eleventh iMfolozi MTB Challenge took place this past weekend (25 July) where more than 250 mountain biking enthusiasts descended on the historical Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park in the name of conservation. The iMfolozi MTB Challenge forms part of the Old Mutual Wild Series and will see another three events staged in 2015. The park is home to the big 5 and was started by Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife (EKZNW) as a……
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July 27, 2015   |  Running
The Cape Town Festival of Running 2015 is back and will take place on 26 and 27 September 2015. Organised by Hewat Athletics Club, the Cape Town Festival of Running hosts a number of exciting running events that will take place in loop format along the picturesque Sea Point Promenade and Beach Road: 100km Ultra and 50km mini-Ultra 5 x 5km Team Relay 21.1km Cape Town Classic (taking place on……
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July 25, 2015   |  Running
Lucky Mohale lead home a quality field in the ASA 21km Championships held in Port Elizabeth on Saturday morning in a time of 62 minutes 6 seconds, with Lebo Phalula taking the women’s title in one hour 11 minutes 54 seconds. With perfect timing the overnight rain abated to provide ideal conditions that saw Mohale take the race by the scruff of the neck and open a 30 metre lead……
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