Prof Tim Noakes

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Launch of Nutrition Network a Resounding Success

Last Thursday, 7 Dec 2017, The Noakes Foundation & Eat Better South Africa successfully hosted its Low Carb Fundraising event as a launch to the Foundation's new independent initiative, the Nutrition Network, an education and learning platform designed exclusively for medical practitioners and allied health workers across all disciplines, covering the most up to date science [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|

Prof Tim Noakes – Author, Emeritus Professor, Athlete and LCHF Proponent

Prof Noakes was born in Harare, Zimbabwe in 1949. As a youngster, he had a keen interest in sport and attended Diocesan College in Cape Town. Following this, he studied at the University of Cape Town (UCT) and obtained an MBChB degree in 1974, an MD in 1981 and a DSc (Med) in Exercise Science [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|

The Great Veg Debate

Prof Tim Noakes was recently quoted in an article published by The Huffington Post SA titled ‘Tim Noakes: Eat More Meat To Save The Environment’, which quotes Prof Noakes as saying that a plant-based diet is not necessarily good for the environment. This topic is indeed a loaded one with many alternative views, emotions, and [...]

By | October 4th, 2017|

THE FOUNDATION PARTNERS WITH ENDURANCE WATER SKIER ATTEMPTING TO BREAK WORLD RECORD

The Noakes Foundation is excited to announce a new partnership with marathon water-skier Alex Luther, who is challenging endurance sports nutrition norms by eating a low carbohydrate, high fat diet in his attempt to retrace the water-skiing world record set by his late Grandfather, Harry Luther.     A courageous and proud grandson, Alex’s pursuit [...]

By | July 28th, 2017|

EAT BETTER SOUTH AFRICA CELEBRATES 10TH SUCCESSFUL COMMUNITY PROGRAM

NEWS RELEASE July 2017 Lifestyle & Food   EAT BETTER SOUTH AFRICA CELEBRATES 10TH SUCCESSFUL COMMUNITY PROGRAM   This past Saturday, Eat Better South Africa, powered by The Noakes Foundation, celebrated the conclusion of the 10th community education program in Atlantis. Over the past seven weeks, the Eat Better team has provided nutrition education and [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|

LCHF CREW FINISH THIRD IN CAPE TO RIO RACE

Cape Town - South African entrant Lion of Africa Vulcan has finished third in the 2017 Cape2Rio Yacht Race. Vulcan completed the Atlantic crossing on January 16, and is the first South African boat to complete the 2017 edition of the prestigious event. An incredible result considering that the Vulcan boat was not designed for [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|
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