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2013

Coen Brand, Skole Liga     Hoefyster Toernooi, Amerika     SA Senior Jukskei Kampioenskappe    

2012

Sentraal Streeks Kampioenskappe     Ope Jukskei Kampioenskappe 2012     Senior Kampioenskappe     B&C Toernooi    

2011

Horseshoe Pitchers     Jukskei Sakeliga     B&C Toernooi    

2010

SA Junior Kampioenskappe     Jukskei Sakeliga     Noorde Streeks Kampioenskappe     Coen Brand Dag     Meesters Toernooi     Sentraal Trips     Sanlam Borgskap     Junior Proewe     Junior Kampioenskappe     Afrigtings Kliniek     Mei Maand Toernooi     Senior Kampioenskappe     Streeks Kampioenskappe     B&C Toer    
National Horseshoe Pitching Association - players from America

Visiting Horseshoe Pitchers from America

Learning how to play

Giving it a go!

Horseshoe Pitchers visit Namibia

Gary Roberts and Floyd Eugene Hix, Jr have already played jukskei on three previous occasions in South Africa.

Horseshoe Pitching had its origins in the game of Quoits, a modification of the old Grecian game of discus throwing. Horseshoe Pitching and Jukskei are similar in that they both involve throwing an object at a stake in the ground across a certain distance.

A special court was constructed at the Jukskei fields especially for the event. On Saturday both groups got down to business. The Namibians and Americans each demonstrated their sport and then games were played. New skills and friendships were forged and, despite being interrupted by some rain, the day was enjoyed by all.

The Americans also enjoyed a visit to the jukskei clubs at the coast. Namibia has greatly enjoyed their stay and looks forward to seeing them again soon!












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