OLD LEGS CHARITY

The charities supported by the Old Legs Tour include, ZANE, the Bulawayo Help Network, Pensioner’s Aid and in South Africa, the Zimbabwe Pensioners Support Fund. Between them, they help +/- 2400 pensioners with shelter, food, medicines, counselling, etc. It is estimated that there are as many of 6000 pensioners in Zimbabwe in need of help


Spinning Yarn

Todays training ride ended at The Yarn Barn Chisipite. Rowena Melrose and her group of delightful ladies gathered to present OLT with their labour of love – crochet and knitted patchwork blankets for onward donation to our struggling pensioners. That’s why OLT exists. The Yarn Barners are in their third year of making patchwork blankets …

Meet Ralph

He is in his late 70’s. After 42 years of government service in the wildlife sector, ending in a senior management position, his monthly government pension is currently worth US$18.00. He does not own his own home but lives in a tiny 12-foot caravan in a kind person’s backyard. Ralph’s caravan does not have electricity …