Brace Yourselves For What Will Soon Become Durban’s Most Epic Tourism Challenge.

The #DurbanChallenge Will See Durban Based Online Influencers Vie For The GoPro Grand Prize.

DURBAN, April 24 2017—Travelstart and GoPro have joined forces to create what can only be defined as Durban’s next, greatest tourism challenge. Dubbed as the #DurbanChallenge the contest will see a selected group of online influencers battle it out for the grand prize sponsored by GoPro. The contest will require participants to venture across some iconic Durban tourism sites in an effort to complete a set of given tasks. All completed tasks are to be documented using images and videos taken by a GoPro. The ultimate winner will be the one who best showcases the use of the GoPro while highlighting the best of Durban.

When And Where?

The #DurbanChallenge will launch on 26 April 2017, the schedule will involve a series of tasks to be performed at various locations with uShaka Marine World being the starting point on this epic journey. Other tasks will include taking a Rickshaw Ride and consuming the renowned Durban Bunny Chow.

Contestants / Online Influencers:

Sandy Nene

Lawrence Jugmohan

Nicola Ashe

Ceeces Travels

WOHZA GoPro Ambassador (guest contestant)

Follow, React, Share And Win!

Show you support by following, reacting then sharing the #DurbanChallenge on social media and you could WIN a travel voucher worth R1000 from!


Why Durban?

Undeniably Durban is South Africa’s East Coast haven—celebrated for their mouth-watering cuisine, warm weather throughout the year, vibrantly blue waters and excessive holiday atmosphere. The #DurbanChallenge by and GoPro is aimed at promoting tourism, through the creation of larger-than-life video clips. Book Cheap Flights to Durban with Travelstart today!


About GoPro

GoPro helps people capture and share their lives’ most meaningful experiences with others—to celebrate them together. They are the makers of the world’s most versatile cameras. Their aim is to enable people to share their life through incredible photos and videos.



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For More Information Contact:

Lyle Scritten: Outreach Specialist, Marketing

Tel: 021 468 4306

Cell: 081 741 9005


Social: @travelstart


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