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05/25/2022

Picasso and Happy Go Lucky compete in Polocrosse

On the 7th of May 2022, our school ponies, Lucky and Picasso competed in their first ever Polocrosse tournament with two young riders. We asked the […]
01/28/2022

“The merits of a well-executed walk”

My family’s journey with Equine Sport Centre (ESC) started in 2018, when I contacted them about some party entertainment for my son’s 11th birthday. Cherokee (the […]
09/20/2021

Horse rider to horse(wo)man

A few years ago, I regarded myself as a decent rider. I could exercise a variety of horses with no issue, could deal with most vices/behavioural […]
08/18/2021

KFM Best of the Cape Finalist

Equine Sport Centre has been selected as a finalist in the KFM Best of the Cape: Best Adventure Experience category. We are so excited about this […]
07/01/2021

The Pink Geranium Hunt

As experienced by a first time rider. My whole life I have loved horses. I only started riding last year at Equine Sport Centre with instructor […]
04/29/2021

The first quarter of 2021

03/20/2016

Why horse riding?

To the casual observer, it may look like all the rider has to do is just sit there. The horse does all the work, well anyone […]
04/20/2016

Trail Rides – Top Tips

Trail riding one of the most popular equestrian activities. Riding a good trail on a beautiful, well-trained horse is an amazing way to spend your day. […]
05/20/2016

What is a Livery?

We get asked this question quite often and we thought it would be helpful to include a blog post for anyone wondering about our livery and […]
03/23/2017

First Pony Party

Our first successful pony party was enjoyed by all at the Wild Clover restrant on Tuesday the 21st of March 2017. Our beautiful baby boy Calvin […]
04/08/2017

Livery available!!

Outside and Stabled livery available! Grass paddocks: Herd environment or Individual paddock 20 x 60 Dressage arena Mounted Games/Jumping arena Lunge ring Plenty of safe out […]
06/04/2019

English Mounted Games

Joshua – One of the Western Cape Mounted Games Association team members who had been chosen as a member of the SA Mounted Games team to […]
06/25/2019

Wild Clover: Blessing the Reins down in Africa

It was a typical winter’s day in Stellenbosch. Everything was covered in mist, which meant that I was that person driving extremely slowly in order not […]
03/29/2021

Fusion Horsemanship Clinic

On Saturday, 20 March 2021, five riders, six horses and a couple of spectators were introduced to the techniques of softness, elegance and accuracy, as taught […]