The 2017 CELL C Inanda Africa Cup Polo Tournament
The countdown to the country’s most anticipated polo event of the year has begun…
With just three days left until the annual Inanda Africa Cup polo tournament, headlined by sponsor CELL C, devotees of the sport can expect nothing short of unparalleled sportsmanship, thrilling expertise, exhilarating entertainment and glamorous high fashion. The Cup will see some of Joburg’s most important dignitaries, celebrities and VIPs talk fashion, glamour, glitz and beauty according to this year’s ‘Quintessentially African’ theme, while teams from South Africa, Ghana, Nigeria, Zambia and Zimbabwe will compete and demonstrate their game skills and talent.
The Rand Hunt Club, which originated in 1887 at the Germiston Hunt Club, will provide some pomp and ceremony when riders demonstrate the excitement of a hunt, as well as the hunting hounds’ abilities to find and follow a scent line.
The popular “Horse vs. Machine’ contest returns for another year and the best pony of the day, ridden by Craig James, will pit its vigorous, vibrant, energetic characteristics against those of a vehicle yet to be revealed.
Event: The Cell C Inanda Africa Cup Polo Tournament 2017
Dates: Sunday, 20 August 2017
Time: 10h00 to 18h00
Venue: Inanda Club, Forrest Road, Inanda, Sandton
Source and images: Mason Company