There is no such thing as long weekends when it comes to horse racing, and on Sunday, 21 April, everyone gathered yet again for a day of racing, held by the Imizamoyabeli Rural Horse Riding Association in Dirkiesdorp.
The following results were provided by Mr Madonsela: Race 1, grade 9: 1st: Bless, of Mr Mthethwa, from Donkerhook . 2nd: Calton center, of Mr Nkosi, from Kwanobhongo. Race 3, grade 1: 1st: 1818, of Mr Hlatshwayo, from Etsheni. 2nd: Shintshimshovo, of Mr Nkosi, from Kwanobhongo. Race 4, grade 6: 1st: Umajazi, of Mr Ndlangamandla, from Dirkiesdorp.
2nd: Ndaba, of Mr Nkosi, from Kwanobhongo. Race 5, grade 5: 1st: Facebook, of Mr Hlatshwayo, from Etsheni. Mr Hlatshwayo also won a goat. 2nd: Waskom, of Mr Nkosi, from Seme Municipality.
Unfortunately the rest of the races had to be postponed due to very bad weather. Mr Mandonsela would like to thank all the sponsors and the spectators who supported the races. For more information on this organisation, please contact Mr Madonsela on 079 287 6208.
On Sunday, 7 April, the Imizamoyabeli Rural Horse Riding Association hosted an event at Driefontein and the below mentioned results were made available by Mr Madonsela, of the organisation.
Race 1, grade 9: Winner – Ijikeleza, of Mr Mjozi from Ngema 2nd place – Umlungu, of Mr Mthethwa, from Donkerhoek 3rd place – Bless, of Mr Mthethwa, of Donkerhoek Race 2, grade 8: Winner – Impangele, of Mr Hadebe, from Icuku 2nd place – Sugar Daddy, of Mr Mthethwa, from Donkerhoek 3rd place – not provided Race 3, grade 7: Winner – Umnguni, of Mr Nsibanyoni, from Donkerhoek 2nd place – Indabaigqitshiwe, of Mr Masondo, from eNthombe 3rd place – Icilongo, of Mr Madonsela, from Dirkiesdorp Race 4, grade 6: Winner – Utalagu, of Mr Hlatshwayo, from Etsheni 2nd place – Imfenemavovo, of Mrs Nkambule, from Sinyamvula 3rd place – Baskit, of Mr Yende, from Sinyamvula Race 5, grade 5: Winner – Waskom, of Mr Nkosi, from Sinyamvula 2nd place – Isigcebhe, of Mr Zulu, from Sheepmoor 3rd place – Izuluelimnyama, of Mr Shabalala, from Heyhope dam Race 6, grade 4: Winner – Isigcebhe, of Mr Zulu, from Sheepmoor 2nd place – Maskandi, of Mr Khumalo, from Wakkerstroom 3rd place – not provided
The Imizamoyabeli Rural Horse Riding Association would like to ask the community of Mkhondo to support their next race, set to take place Sunday, 21 April, in Dirkiesdorp. Mr Madonsela also stated that the following horses will be competing in this huge event: Inxakanxaka (Utrecht), Minister (Pietermaritzburg), Indaba Isemlonyeni (Mnambithi), Computer (Mondlo), Mfazi Wendiya (Kokstad) and Vosho, Sesi, Album and Facebook, and many more! For more information on this organisation, please contact Mr Madonsela on 079 287 6208.