Thursday, January 01, 1998

Endurance Riding in South Africa, 1998 - Rob & Kathy

Our ride dates for the 1998 season are now avaliable. If any one would like to use one of our horses, please contact us early so we can make the arrangements.These rides are all in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa.

Jan 17 Maclear 50 miles. This is a new ride, through pine forests in the Drakensberg mountains.
Feb 21 Stutterheim 50 miles. A very scenic ride in the Amatola mountains.
Mar 21 Waterlea 50 Miles. This ride takes place on a ranch in the Karroo. Flat course.
Apr 4 Bare Acres. 50 Miles. A tough but scenic ride along the Kei river.
Apr 18 Colesberg. Another Karroo ride on a ranch. A flat ride.
May 16 Stutterheim. 100 Miles. A challenging ride, but the most scenic through the Amatola mountains.
May 30 De Aar. 50 miles. This ride is organised by the military and is well organised. A flat course.
July Dates to be advised. This is our national ride, a three day ride covering 200 km.
Aug 8 Hofmefr 100 miles. Hofmeyr is the oldest 100 miler in the country, this will be its 23 year.

There are other rides in the country, and if you would like more information, please contact us. Rob & Kathy - email:

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