Khanyisa Hlungwani

Age: 18
Lives: Cape Town 

A brilliant talented young teenager well known for being multitalented. Khanyisa has been recognised for her good grades in school and she is a dedicated passionate student who always aims for higher grades. This granted her an opportunity to be a part of the University of Witwatersrand program named ‘Targeting Talent Program’ from 2018 to 2020. She is a home-taught guitarist and has been playing for about 9 years now. Khanyisa has performed with her guitar at school functions, church conferences and also at the Great Hall at the University of Witwatersrand at a commencement ceremony during the Targeting Talent Program contact sessions. She is a fluent public speaker and has been acknowledged by the Roads and Transport debate competition and made it to the national level. Khanyisa is a self taught contortionist, bending her body to show off her flexibility in unnatural forms. In addition, she is a YouTuber and a writer who focuses on motivational writing, poetry and short stories. Khanyisa matriculated in 2020 with a total of seven distinctions. She is currently doing her first year at the University of Cape Town, studying Mechatronics Engineering.

Voting is now closed! The top 32 will be announced Monday 20 September at 13:00

How does fitness fit into your lifestyle?

I love working out daily because it helps me refresh from my studies and follows a balanced nutrition plan to achieve my fitness goals. I am focused and aim to inspire others by demonstrating that anything is possible if a person is dedicated to work, fail, learn and never give up. I train five days a week, one hour a day. So fitness is something which is a part of me because I live it. I do not work out whenever I feel like it but because it is who I am. 

What are your personal fitness goals?

My fitness goal is to stay healthy until I become old. I would like to remain consistent in my training. One of my body goals is to tone my thigh muscles, burn inner thigh fat and improve my flexibility because I love contortion.


  • FUMANI on September 6, 2021

    I’m not just voting
    I’m highly motivated ???

  • Prosperity Daniels on September 6, 2021

    You left me speechless. ❤️

    • Petunia on September 6, 2021

      You go girl?❤️

  • Tracey on September 6, 2021

    Wish the best

  • Poppy on September 7, 2021

    Woo !! ❤️? So proud of you ! I vula no anik hlambisa ka ttp ??

  • Mheho on September 7, 2021

    Good luck❤️??

  • Bo ntalo on September 7, 2021

    All the best❤️✊?

  • Hlungwani Nikiwe precious on September 7, 2021

    Good luck lil sister. I’m proud of u

  • Xitsavi T on September 7, 2021

    All the best Khanyi??

  • AUGUST August on September 7, 2021

    Wish you all the best darling

  • Featko on September 7, 2021


  • Kuda on September 7, 2021

    All the best ❤️❤️‍??

  • Mash on September 7, 2021

    You got it baby

  • Cecil on September 7, 2021


  • Khanyisa Felicia Zitha on September 7, 2021


  • Amu on September 7, 2021


  • Delight Tsheni on September 7, 2021

    All the best Dd???

  • Rofhiwa Troit on September 7, 2021


  • Ted coach on September 8, 2021

    Bring it home

  • Dimakatso on September 8, 2021

    Go get ’em Tiger ?

  • Caddy Basani Ndobe on September 8, 2021

    Done dear??

  • Shonani vaida Chauke on September 11, 2021

    My best learner of 2020.

  • Floyd nkateko Mawila on September 12, 2021

    Keep it up you are doing great

  • Xongani on September 13, 2021

    Your lovely sister, I’m proud of you baby girl. ??

  • Nano on September 17, 2021

    Good luck ??

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