Helderberg Academy

A non-profit organisation changing lives through sport


Helderberg Academy Projects

These are our primary weekly projects - click for more information

Making real life differences daily

You will be amazed at what we are doing! Take a look..

Welcome to the Helderberg Academy

Welcome to the Helderberg Academy

Welcome to the Helderberg Academy website! We are a non-profit organisation going into underpriviledged communities around Somerset-West, South Africa. Our mission is...

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What our young people are saying about us...

You'll be amazed at what are young people are saying about us!!

"The Helderberg Academy is like my family."    
"Once you start the Helderberg Academy, its impossible to stop!"    
"The Coaches teach you good things in your life."    
"The Helderberg Academy helps me learn about many things, like staying away from drugs."  
"The Helderberg Academy changed my life, it really showed me how to care for people and serve people."  
"The Coaches are good at teaching me Soccer."    
"The Helderberg Academy is my club and they are giving me lessons that I really enjoy."  
"Thank you Helderberg Academy for teaching me some good lessons."    
"Come and play for us."      
"It is very nice here, we train and have fun!"      
  • Asenathi
  • Ashlynne
  • Ayabonga
  • Branham
  • Cheney
  • Frank Junior
  • Mishe
  • Ni-caihl
  • Romano
  • Yanga

Meet Our Amazing Team

Lives are changed by the hard work of our amazing dedicated and skillful team

Beth Veenendaal

Beth Veenendaal

Founder, Head Coach

  • Rugby 90%
  • Netball 90%
  • Football 80%
  • Basketball 60%
  • Cricket 50%
Abo Nobongoza

Abo Nobongoza

Coach

  • Rugby 60%
  • Netball 40%
  • Football 90%
  • Basketball 50%
  • Cricket 80%
Bethany Nicholson

Bethany Nicholson

Coach

  • Rugby 30%
  • Netball 60%
  • Football 85%
  • Basketball 60%
  • Cricket 5%
Nik Ebert

Nik Ebert

Coach

  • Rubgy 20%
  • Netball 10%
  • Football 80%
  • Basketball 30%
  • Cricket 10%
David Marzluf

David Marzluf

Coach

  • Rugby 30%
  • Netball 30%
  • Football 90%
  • Basketball 80%
  • Cricket 20%
JC Jansen

JC Jansen

Coach

  • Rugby 90%
  • Netball 40%
  • Football 50%
  • Basketball 10%
  • Cricket 50%
Jolin Janse

Jolin Janse

Senior Coach

  • Rugby 80%
  • Netball 30%
  • Football 70%
  • Basketball 60%
  • Cricket 50%