Category: Personality Profiles

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Cath Neill: Winning Hearts & Championships

October 31, 2019, Author: Contributor

As many of us can attest, working and riding at the top of your game can be difficult to balance – never mind maintaining a household and raising children all […]

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DENFORD STUDIOS: MEET THE DREAM TEAM

October 2, 2019, Author: Contributor

With the SA Derby 2019 show kicking off this week in Johannesburg,  we’ll be sure to see the recogniseable Denford Studios logo all over our social media feeds as husband […]

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SA DERBY RIDER REVIEW: BARRY TAYLOR

September 13, 2019, Author: Contributor

One of the legends of the sport and #TeamNissan captain, Barry Taylor, on the SA Derby – his best and worst and everything in between:   When walking into the […]

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SA DERBY RIDER REVIEW: KELLY O’CONNOR

September 13, 2019, Author: Contributor

As we count down to the SA Derby 2019, we’ve been catching up with some of the competitors to find out their best, worst and most looked forward to part […]

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LIVING THE DREAM – CASTANO EQUESTRIAN EQUIPMENT

August 27, 2019, Author: Contributor

As Women’s Month comes to an end, we salute the ladies within the equestrian industry who have created successful businesses from their passion for horses. Castano Equestrian Equipment, a tack […]

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QUEEN OF THE COURSE: CANDICE BASS ROBINSON

August 5, 2019, Author: Contributor

Whilst many assistant trainers are female, there are very few who have gone so far as to take out a training license in their personal capacity. Candice Robinson was born […]

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PERSONALITY PROFILE: NICOLE HORWOOD

July 12, 2019, Author: Contributor

When they created the saying “dynamite comes in small packages” we think they may have had Nicole Horwood and Capital Don Cumarco in mind. This duo of pocket rockets have won the SA Derby […]

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Alchemy Stud & Equestrian Centre – All Round Equestrian Excellence

July 8, 2019, Author: Contributor

There are some people who have the ability to create success no matter where they apply their skills – and George Philippides is one such individual – with an impressive riding career, […]

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CHRIS VAN DER MERWE: THE SKY IS THE LIMIT

June 27, 2019, Author: Contributor

They say the proverbial wheel turns and in 2019 it’s been in the favour of Chris van der Merwe. The in-form Open showjumper who hails from Port Elizabeth has been riding the […]

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ENOS MAFOKATE – FROM SOWETO TO THE STARS

April 19, 2019, Author: Contributor

 2019 is proving to be an illustrious year for Enos Mafokate, South Africa’s first black showjumper and founder of the Soweto Equestrian Centre. Not only is it the 40th anniversary of his first participation in […]