Vibrant activewear student startup Bodyweight Athleisure secures R20k funding


About Bodyweight Athleisure:

We are working towards a unisex and gender-neutral approach to plus-size athleisure. Activewear is something that does not need to be gendered and many times perform well as a singular product for many people unless it’s a specialized product.


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What they do:

Here at Bodyweight Athleisure, We want all people to feel comfortable enough to take their first steps to activity, in our plus-size athleisure brand.

UCT Leopards Lair Pitch:

Bodyweight pitches to the four judges Jason Basel, Precious Mdlalose, Anton Baumann, and Brigitte Evans.

How to contact them:

Tel: 0629561416

University of Cape Town student pitch competition is hosted every year by Akro along with UCT InvestSoc and UCT Entrepreneurs Society. This year’s sponsors included Imvelo Ventures and Student Seed Fund a partnership between Bertha Institute of Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship and SAB Foundation. 

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