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Dec 05 2016

November Newsletter

SAEF DEVELOPMENTS: 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

Sep 13 2016

BMW International Polo Test at Waterfall

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

Sep 07 2016

BMW International Polo Test at Shongweni

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.

Aug 28 2016

South African Team for BMW International Polo Series 2016 Announced!

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: SA Team 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

Feb 15 2016

February Newsletter

SAEF DEVELOPMENTS: You will recall from my last newsletter that SASCOC have now accepted that equestrian disciplines will govern themselves under the auspices of the SAEF. This is conditional upon disciplines and their provincial bodies exhibiting good governance and aligning their constitutions with the requirements of the Sports Act. This means having to amend all the provincial constitutions as well as SAPA’s national one to comply with the provisions of the Sports Act. In essence, the... More