Equestrian Tarishka Bakus Set to Surpass the High Jumps

With 17 years of horse-riding behind her, Body Movement co-Founder and top SA Equestrian Tarishka Bakus attributes her early success to a regime of hard work and goal achievement, qualities that she hopes will see her participate in the World Equestrian Games and the Olympics

Q&A: Up and Coming Equestrian Athlete Zoleka Mosiah

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 […]

Get to Know: Top Equestrian Athlete Lorette Knowles-Taylor

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 […]

Nominations Open for 2014 SPAR gsport Awards

Nominations have opened for the 2014 SPAR gsport Awards as South Africa’s longest running women’s sports awards celebrates its ninth edition this year

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