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From Addiction and Homelessness to the Stage

June 14, 2024

Meet Jacobus Claassen. In his teenage years the South African hit rock bottom. He was homeless and addicted to drugs. With the help of an outreach-program Jacobus joined Zip Zap Circus School in Cape Town. This was the turning point in his life. Through his acrobatic talent he became a star in the circus arena.

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Sports Life — Overcoming Challenges with Sports

Everything we know about life can be found in sports: Success and failure, euphoria and despair. Sports Life tells stories from across the globe, where sports drives personal growth and changes lives.