Showjumping champion Anne-Marie Esslinger takes the main title at the 2018 Nissan Winter Classic

Showjumping champion Anne-Marie Esslinger takes the main title at the 2018 Nissan Winter Classic: It was a high stakes contest with some of the country’s best riding talent competing across an international-level course at Shongweni Club from 12 to 17 June. Anne-Marie Esslinger put on a spectacular show in the main title class riding and Alzu Oregon to win the 1.5m Nissan FEI World Cup Qualifier – her third World Cup Qualifier. “It was such a stunning event and it’s always that much better when you win!” said an elated Esslinger, two-time … [Read more...]

Elite field of showjumpers set to compete in the 2018 Nissan Winter Classic

Elite field of showjumpers set to compete in the 2018 Nissan Winter Classic: The Nissan Winter Classic, which forms the third of five elite events that make up the South African leg of the World Cup Jumping qualifiers, annually attracts international-level showjumping champions. At the 2018 edition, taking place at Shongweni Club from 12 to 17 June, spectators will get to watch incredible skills performed by a number of top riders from across the country. One competitor who will be making the long trek from Port Elizabeth is professional … [Read more...]

Illustrious Nissan Winter Classic returns to Shongweni Club

Illustrious Nissan Winter Classic returns to Shongweni Club: Visitors to this year’s Nissan Winter Classic can expect world-quality showjumping action and non-stop family entertainment at the beautiful Shongweni Club, running from 12 to 17 June. “We are very excited to be involved in this really fantastic festival which provides both the equestrian community and visitors with a chance to witness an elevated level of showjumping performance in a remarkable part of the country,” said Mike Whitfield, Managing Director of Nissan SA. “The Nissan … [Read more...]

Classic bike feature set to heat things up at South Coast Bike Fest™ 2018

Classic bike feature set to heat things up at South Coast Bike Fest™ 2018: The gleaming metal, subtle lines and quality craftmanship of the classic motorbike attracts the deserving attention of even the most unlikely biking admirers. And this year, visitors to the South Coast Bike Fest – running at Margate Beachfront Boulevard from 27 to 30 April – will get to see no less than 50 of the province’s best classic motorbikes at the Classic Open Stand. The event is presented by Ugu South Coast Tourism with endorsement and support from … [Read more...]