By Bridgette Matjuda
The 2017 Charity Mile event saw 16 horses paired with 16 celebrities for the benefit of 16 charities. One million rands was given away to the charities. We show you some of our favourite moments from the star studded Charity Mile event:
1. Abigail Visagie
The news anchor and presenter looked fierce in a sunny dress by Irene Makhavhu.
2. Carol Tshabalala
The award-winning sports presenter turned heads in red. Her mom also came out to support her.
3. Kim Jayde Robinson
The MTV Base Africa presenter and model looked effortlessly chic in head-to-toe black. She won R70 000 for Peermont Hotel School.
Today we handed over a cheque for R70k to the @peermont_hotel_school for youth from underprivileged communities! Thank you @emperors_palace & @racingitsarush for all you do to Give Back to those less fortunate! #CharityMile #itsarush __________________________________________ 📸 @mr_selekane #fashion #style #glamour #trend #fashioninspo #blessed #Johannesburg #Kimjayde #charity #giveback
4. Liteboho Molise
One of our November cover stars, Liteboho was pretty in pink; thanks to Antherline Couture.
5. Rami Chuene
Our October cover star looked absolutely gorgeous in a Thula Sindi gown!
Her horse came second and raked in R100 000 for Fortune Kunene Primary School.
6. Thandy Matlaila
The local actress and yogi looked amazing in an Antherline Couture dress. She looked equally stunning in a sizzling bikini number after all the festivities.
7. Thuso Mbedu
One of our June cover stars, Thuso looked like a dream in an NN Vintage gown. Her horse won R50 000 for Thembimfundo Primary School in Vosloorus. Thuso is making big waves overseas following her International Emmy nomination in the Best Performance by an Actress category for her role in Mzansi Magic’s Is’thunzi where she plays the lead character Winnie.
And in case you missed it, here are the winning moments from all participating horses at the Charity Mile: