afrosport - the book
This is a limited edition first run of 2,000 copies. Each will be individually numbered.
Our first book AFROSURF has sold more than 17,000 copies globally, has been critically acclaimed and influenced global surf culture.
The aim of AFROSPORT is to shine a fresh light on Africa's history and future global influence through the intersecting lenses of sport, photography, design, and culture.
If you are interested in Africa, Sport, Design, Culture, Photography, Graphics and opening up your brain with exceptional writing and story-telling then you might want a copy.
Like AFROSURF, it has been created by renowned creative director Peet Pienaar. It contains the work of some incredible contributors - 25 writers, 30 photographers - and features 32 sports, 130 photos and more than 100 all original new graphics. All pulled together by a team working across the continent and beyond.
With a foiled hard cover, it is 320 pages and weighs 1.7kg.
WHERE DO I PRE-ORDER AFROSPORT?
AFROSPORT is available for pre-order via our online stores only, for delivery within South Africa, UK, and the USA.
SA, UK: pre-order now
USA: pre-order now
I LIVE IN THE EU, HOW CAN I GET A COPY OF AFROSPORT?
AFROSPORT is being printed and shipped from the UK. Due to Brexit complexities any additional taxes, import duties or government charges are the responsibility of the customer. Mami Wata will not be liable for any additional fees.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org should you wish to order a copy and accept these charges.
HOW MUCH DOES AFROSPORT COST?
SA - R1 200
UK - R1 200 (approximately £55 pounds, dependent on the daily exchange rate)
USA - $60
WHAT ARE THE SHIPPING FEES?
AFROSPORT the book weighs approximately 1.7kg, and will be delivered in a protective book sleeve.
Local shipping for the book is R250. We offer free shipping on orders over R1 500.
R150 delivery fee will be applied per book for delivery within the UK (approximately £7)
Please note, if there are other items in your shopping cart they will ship from South Africa (the book ships from within the UK) and additional standard shipping fees will be applied at checkout.
Standard shipping fees apply. We offer free shipping on orders over $120.
Please contact email@example.com should you wish to pre-order your copy of AFROSPORT. Due to Brexit complexities any additional taxes, import duties or government charges are the responsibility of the customer. Mami Wata will not be liable for any additional fees.
WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY DELIVERY?
AFROSPORT is being printed and shipped from the UK.
SA & USA: Delivery will take place at the end of January 2024.
UK: Delivery will start in December 2023.
WILL I RECEIVE MY PRE-ORDER BY CHRISTMAS?
SA & USA: Unfortunately not. Delivery will take place at the end of January 2024.
UK: In order to receive your book by the 24 December, all pre-orders need to be made by midnight 12 December 2023.
CAN I EXCHANGE / RETURN AFROSPORT?
We do not offer returns or exchanges on AFROSPORT.
Should there be unforeseen damages during the delivery of your book, we will gladly assist. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHAT IS THE “LIMITED EDITION AFROSPORT COLLECTIBLE?”
We’ve collaborated with Cent, a NFT publishing studio to create a limited release digital collectible of the cover art. Upon checkout, on the Mami Wata website “thank you” page, you will be able to ‘collect’ your limited edition AFROSPORT collectible via the Cent platform.
You do not need to be an existing CENT platform user or an account holder in order to ‘collect’ your limited edition AFROSPORT collectible.
There are no additional charges.
I AM AN AFROSPORT KICKSTARTER BACKER, DO I NEED TO DO ANYTHING?
No you do not. All AFROSPORT backers will be prioritized when the book is available for shipping. Your AFROSPORT book and reward(s) will be delivered together. Please keep an eye on your Kickstarter inbox for AFROSPORT updates.
If you have any other questions, please email email@example.com so we can help you out.