Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp to host new kykNet weight-loss show

Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp. (Photo supplied)
Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp. (Photo supplied)

Cape Town - kykNet and Slender Wonder announced on Monday that Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp will be presenting a new television series, Afskaal.

The show follows four South Africans who embark on a journey with weight loss programme, Slender Wonder. During the sixteen week-period, the four participants open their hearts and homes to the promise of a healthier life.

They take part in various challenges that test them mentally and physically. They are taken out of their comfort zones and encouraged to go further while competing for a grand prize.

“I have already been inspired by the tenacity and perseverance of the contestants. They have so much more energy than when they started” said Elana.

“What a joy to present a series like this that, I’m sure, will encourage people to make healthier choices, and live their best lives” she added.

Afskaal will premiere on KykNet (DStv 141) on 10 October, broadcasting on Thursdays at 17:30, with repeats on KykNet & Kie, Thursdays at 21:00 from 17 October.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht.