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
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.
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
Nicole Horwood and Don Cumarco won the 2013 SA Show Jumping Derby to defend their title at the Kyalami Equestrian Park on Sunday
SA’s top riders battled it out in the Avis SA Derby, which was won by Nicole Horwood in her first-ever Derby
Jade Hooke, Lorette Knowles-Taylor and Jodi Pieters tipped for success as SA’s top equestrian riders gear up for the 2012 Avis South African Derby at Kyalami Equestrian Park in Johannesburg from 3-7 October.