- Created: Friday, 10 November 2017 01:24
November 4, 2017 Ahmed Collier was a husband, father, businessman and national heritage surfer. He chose Fawzia as his bride, together they raised three children, Junior, Doll and Cass. They have many beautiful and talented grandchildren who today can visit any beach due to the courage of their grandfather. Ahmed and his wife owned Colliers Swim School in Grassy Park, teaching anyone how to swim. The Colliers are leaders in drowning prevention and water safety. They would teach children for free whom could not afford lessons. Ahmed was also a surf coach and a mentor. Trailblazers pay high costs to set the path of change. When Ahmed was growing up he was told by his government what he could and could not do, what bathrooms he could use, all because of power.
to read his story go here: South African Surfing Legend Ahmed Collier