The eyes of the international horse-racing fraternity will be on Cape Town in January 2014, when England’s revered Glorious Goodwood holds a high-profile race during the 11th running of South Africa’s most prestigious equestrian event, the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate.
Contgratulations to the winners of the L’Ormarins Moments Competition. Overall Photo: First – Frans Smit Second – Tracey Robertson Third – JM Lederman Portfolio: JM Lederman Student: First – Michaela Limberis Second – Khaya Jhali Please click here to view the gallery of all the winning photographs.
THE 152nd L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate, the first big horserace and social occasion of 2013, drew crowds of punters and fashionistas to Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town, on Saturday to cheer equestrian favourite, Variety Club, first past the post.
Celebrating 152 years of racing excellence, L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate, the Cape’s most prestigious horse racing event and one of South Africa’s most acclaimed social gatherings, will take place on 12 January 2013 with world-class entertainers set to take celebrations well into the night. After the dust has settled, wagers have been won & lost and […]
An event cloaked in timeless elegance, the Cape’s most prestigious horse racing event, L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate is one of the most stylish events on the South African calendar, and, while equestrian contenders will compete for the R1 million prize, race-goers will be looking to land the honours of Best Dressed and the Best Hat. Since […]
The winner of the Western Cape’s most prestigious weight-for-age equestrian event, The L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate, will not only win the R1 million purse but could also be racing against the world’s greatest thoroughbreds in the $26 million Breeders’ Cup Mile in the same year of its running. The multi-million Breeders’ Cup race-meeting takes place annually […]
Equestrian champions, trainers and jockeys alike are gearing up for the Cape’s most prestigious horse racing event, the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate, which takes place at Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town on January 12, 2013, with contenders competing for the coveted R1 million purse. For the jockeys, getting race-day ready takes rigorous preparation including a combination of […]
The Cape’s most prestigious horse racing event and one of South Africa’s most important calendar affairs, the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate will be held at Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town on January 12, 2013, with equestrian contenders competing for the R1 million purse and race-goers looking to land best-dressed honours. It was 1861 when the legendary Queen’s […]