The SAEF have installed an online registration system where they require all athletes to register online. This is to cover their membership fee in addition to the athlete’s Discipline affiliation. The 2017 fee for this is R300 which SAPA has incorporated into our member’s affiliation fee. I have still to meet with the SAEF but in all likelihood we will handle this process on behalf of the members.
FIP ZONE “E” PLAYOFFS:
The 2017 Zone “E” playoffs will take place... More
I wish I could report otherwise but the SAEF saga continues with much dissatisfaction between the SAEF and some disciplines leading to the suspension of certain individuals pending disciplinary enquiries. I am not going to dwell on this topic – it appears to have a never-ending story of confrontation/disagreement. It will be far more constructive to concentrate on polo matters that concern the welfare of our sport.
2017 FIXTURE LIST:
The 2017 polo calendar has been... More
The South African Polo Team beat the Uruguayan Polo Team by 7 goals to 5 at Sunday's BMW International Polo Series at Waterfall Polo Estate! Well done to both teams and a big congratulations to South Africa for being the overall victors of the Test Series! Tom de Bruin was awarded Man-Of-The-Match
The South African Polo Team pulled off a last minute victory of 9 goals to 8 against the Uruguayans at the 2016 BMW International Polo Test at Shongweni on Sunday 4 Septmeber. The second and final Test will take place this coming Sunday, 11 September at Waterfall Polo Estate in Johannesburg.
The South African team who will face the young Uruguayan side at this year's BMW International Polo Series at Shongweni (Durban) on Sunday 4 September followed by Waterfall (Johannesburg) on Sunday 11 September has been announced as follows:
Davey Evans (5)
John Eustace (5)
Gareth Evans (6)
Tom de Bruin (7) Captain
Total: 23 Goals
Reserve: Mike Osborn (4)
We wish them all the best!!! Have a look at our facebook page under South African Polo Association for... More