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The Community Health Intervention Programme (CHIPS) was established in 1997 to address the growing prevalence of obesity and non-communicable diseases including hypertension, diabetes and high cholesterol and encourage a culture of health, wellness and an active lifestyle through regular physical activity.

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The Sports Science Institute of South Africa (SSISA) is a proudly South African NPC #94/000250/08.  We are currently a Level 4 BEE contributor.
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TRAIN FOR 5KM FUN RUN/WALK AS SSISA’S COMMUNITY HEALTH INTERVENTION PROGRAMMES TURNS 20

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In celebration of their 20th birthday, the Community Health Intervention Programmes (CHIPs) of the Sports Science Institute of SA (SSISA) is...

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PUSH TO YOUR MAX WITH SSISA’S ENDURANCE STUDIO

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Summer in Cape Town is bustling with endurance sports events. From the Cape Ultra Trail Run in December, to the Cape Town Cycle Tour, Old Mutual...

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DROWSY DRIVING: THIS IS WHAT YOU MUST KNOW

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It is estimated that more vehicle crashes happen due to drowsy driving than due to driving under influence of alcohol. In fact, sleep deprivation...

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“TAKING YOUR CYCLING UP A GEAR”

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Are you wanting to take your cycling performance to the next level but are unsure of exactly whose advice to follow? Do you have questions about...

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