In 2014 Shelley Russell achieved her 200th Cap for the SA Womens Hockey Team and in so doing cemented her name in the sports history. Her own remarkable history includes two Olympic Games, the Hockey World cup and the Commonwealth games-all this alongside hundreds of international matches. Shelley is an international sportswoman in every sense […]
Showjumping is a unique sport because a horse isn’t a vehicle: it is a partner. That part where you have to have that relationship with the horse is unique in itself. All riders compete against each other, but when you walk into the show ring it’s you and your horse against the course. There’s many […]
Lorette started riding in Namibia at the age of 7 and was competing by age 9. Her parents, Arthur and Alwyn Knowles are completely not horsey, but have supported Lorette’s commitment to her horses for over 30 years. They are still her biggest horsey fans.
Between the ages of 13 -17 years she competed as a […]
Get to know one of SA’s show jumping ‘youngbloods’, Investec Bank SCS leader Jeanne Engela, who shares her time between her ‘work’ home in Jo’burg and her ‘holiday’ home in Cape Town.
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