All systems go for Summer Cup
By SuperUser Account
Johannesburg’s premier horse racing event, the Summer Cup and popular household brand SANSUI of the JD Group (licence holders of the SANSUI brand in South Africa) are immensely proud to announce the confirmation of their seventh consecutive year of sponsorship.
The two iconic names will once again bring Johannesburg and its guests the memorable and entertainment sensation of the Gauteng SANSUI Summer Cup, to be hosted on 28 November at Turffontein Racecourse.
The prestigious equestrian and fashion affair is the City of Gold’s foremost horse race, with a legacy of entertaining the crowds and equine fans for over 128 years.
“We are delighted with the growth of the Gauteng SANSUI Summer Cup over the past six years and believe that the momentum will continue to drive this event to new heights for many years to come,” said Chris Dirks Group Executive: Merchandise and Marketing of JD Group.
“It has been a pleasure to work with all involved partners, Gauteng, Phumelela Gaming and Megapro Holdings, and we look forward to what will undoubtedly be another memorable and fun-filled day at the races in November.”
The hosting partner, Phumelela Gaming, has been involved in the event for decades and is thrilled to have SANSUIback on the track with them this year. Clyde Basel of Phumelela is proud of the teamwork achieved by the various partners involved.
“Phumelela Gaming greatly appreciates the loyal support and commitment we receive year after year from SANSUI. We are delighted that our relationship continues to grow and that we are always striving to meet each other’s objectives out of this fantastic sporting event, held in one of the greatest cities in Africa,” said Basel. “The teamwork that will roll out over the next few months between all stakeholders will no doubt result, as before, in the rush and excitement of a day at the races; an exhilarating and infectious affair,” he said.