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TOP TROPHIES 2013

Our very popular and final Bush Breaking Newsletter of the year is finally hot off the press! It is indeed a great pleasure for Wintershoek Safaris to present to you – The Top Trophies of the year 2013!!

This past hunting and photographic season has been a bumper of a year that has provided our new and old clients with amazing memories and trophies … To say the very least; it has been an absolutely awesome 2013!!
Let’s not forget the need to acknowledge and to thank the entire Wintershoek team which stretches far and wide over the Northern Cape Province into our 4 remarkable areas and camps. Your dedication and tireless contribution to making every client feel welcome on arrival and as a friend on departure is customary within the ranks at Wintershoek. You are all greatly respected and     appreciated, as your professionalism shines through … Simply the BEST!!
A very special and huge thanks is conveyed to any local or overseas Hunter, Non Hunter, Agent, fellow Professional Hunter, Outfitter, Pilot, Esplanade Travel Agency, Africa Sky Guest House, Land Owners, Northern Cape Nature Conservation Department, African San Taxidermy, Safari Air Cargo and export Department, local firearms department, the South African Professional Hunters Association and to all our family and friends ~ thank you for your loyal support
and for working hand in hand with Wintershoek Safaris this past year; We salute you ALL ….. Roll on 2014!!!
Once again our Top trophy selection has been based on the following criteria: The challenge of the hunt, The quality of the Trophy, The difficulty in hunting the species, The overall appearance and presentation of the trophy.  Our proven track record of supplying our clients with remarkable trophies and unforgettable safaris is legendary; our repeat business can attest to this!  Please enjoy and acknowledge the superior quality that each and every animal deserves.  As hunters you can stand proud of the fact that you have contributed to the conservation of wildlife through sustainable utilization and the preservation of the Hunter will live forever …… Your contribution towards our wildlife programs will ensure the future of our species for generations to come!
Also featured in our Bush Breaking Newsletter are the categories; Bow Hunter of the YearRifle shot of the yearBow shot of the year, and the under “Teens” Young Hunter of the year.
Trophy of the year 2013 goes to Nancy Burkes who climbed 10 000 feet up into the crater at Mnt. Kitumbeni to take this incredible 18 inch Masai Bushbuck with 1 shot & caught on camera!

Trophy of the year 2013 goes to Nancy Burkes who climbed 10 000 feet up into the crater at Mnt. Kitumbeni to take this incredible 18 inch Masai Bushbuck with 1 shot & caught on camera!

Shot of the year - Randy Mendenhall who's flawless marksmanship and consistent 1 shot kills at long ranges and at small targets was impeccable

Shot of the year – Randy Mendenhall who’s flawless marksmanship and consistent 1 shot kills at long ranges and at small targets was impeccable

Young Hunter of the Year - 9 year old Aiden Bueno with a great Warthog taken at Thuru ... excellent hunting Aiden!!

Young Hunter of the Year – 9 year old Aiden Bueno with a great Warthog taken at Thuru … excellent hunting Aiden!!

Bow Hunter of the year - Pieter Venter who took magnificent speciemens of the 4 colours of Springbok found in RSA in 1 day! Jip! you read it right all 4 Springbok in a day!!

Bow Hunter of the year – Pieter Venter who took magnificent speciemens of the 4 colours of Springbok found in RSA in 1 day! Jip! you read it right all 4 Springbok in a day!!

Bow Shot of year goes to Kimberly Shultz - 1st timer to Africa and 1st time taking an animal - with 5 species taken all with 1 shot kills ... Excellent job!!

Bow Shot of year goes to Kimberly Shultz – 1st timer to Africa and 1st time taking an animal – with 5 species taken all with 1 shot kills … Excellent job!!

Inge, Theme, Lucas,Maren, Christian, Peter pose with a Huge Buffalo Bull taken at Wintershoek

Inge, Theme, Lucas,Maren, Christian, Peter pose with a Huge Buffalo Bull taken at Wintershoek

PH Jacques congratulates Julio on his monstrous Eland Bull .... Wow!!

PH Jacques congratulates Julio on his monstrous Eland Bull …. Wow!!

Steve Lamantia & Trackers Lion

Steve & Trackers Lion

Scott Shultz with an amazing Buffalo taken with his Bow

Scott Shultz with an amazing Buffalo taken with his Bow

Sergey Khodosevich had the hunting gods shining down on him when he took this huge Sable Antelope ... Wow! what a splendid Trophy

Sergey Khodosevich had the hunting gods shining down on him when he took this huge Sable Antelope … Wow! what a splendid Trophy

Guillermo - a fantastic Waterbuck Bull

Guillermo – a fantastic Waterbuck Bull

PH Yvan & Porter with an outstanding Kudu

PH Yvan & Porter with an outstanding Kudu

It took only 1 shot from a 7mm Remington for this huge 30+ inch Roan bull to be claimed by Julio

It took only 1 shot from a 7mm Remington for this huge 30+ inch Roan bull to be claimed by Julio

Steve Lamantia with a beast of a Buffalo Bull taken with his bow

Steve with a beast of a Buffalo Bull taken with his bow

Monty & PH Johan with an exceptionally long Gemsbuck

Monty & PH Johan with an exceptionally long Gemsbuck

The records sure did tumble on this hunt; Carlos Jr. with an amazing Red Hartebeest bull

The records sure did tumble on this hunt; Carlos Jr. with an amazing Red Hartebeest bull

One of the biggest Black Wildebeest bulls taken this year - Well done Beto

One of the biggest Black Wildebeest bulls taken this year – Well done Beto

PH Johnny and Ken with a 58.5 inch Kudu Bull

PH Johnny and Ken with a 58.5 inch Kudu Bull

Julio and Thomas share in the excitement of taking a magnificent Sable antelope

Julio and Thomas share in the excitement of taking a magnificent Sable antelope

Kleber and PH Yvan - 16 inch Common Springbok taken at Gamagara

Kleber and PH Yvan – 16 inch Common Springbok taken at Gamagara

Not everyday that a Kudu Bull with horns into the high 50's is taken in the area ... well done Julio

Not everyday that a Kudu Bull with horns into the high 50’s is taken in the area … well done Julio

Jodee did an amazing job at taking this Elephant Bull with PH'S Yvan and Collin in Botswana

Jodee did an amazing job at taking this Elephant Bull with PH’S Yvan and Collin in Botswana

Dave at 80 years young is very fit indeed, after 5 days of hard hunting he whacked a huge Kudu bull ...excellent hunting!

Dave at 80 years young is very fit indeed, after 5 days of hard hunting he whacked a huge Kudu bull …excellent hunting!

Steve Cooper, PH John Tinley & Cephas pose with an enormous Eland Bull

Steve Cooper, PH John Tinley & Cephas pose with an enormous Eland Bull

Grady with his spectacular Roan Antelope

Grady with his spectacular Roan Antelope

Jesse, PH Jacques and Tracker Paultjie with a fantastic 55+ inch Kudu

Jesse, PH Jacques and Tracker Paultjie with a fantastic 55+ inch Kudu

Carlos Sr and Ph Yvan just couldn't resit the oppoyuinty at taking a huge 31 inch Common Waterbuck bull .. Wow!

Carlos Sr and Ph Yvan just couldn’t resit the oppoyuinty at taking a huge 31 inch Common Waterbuck bull .. Wow!

From Canada Frank  with his superb 38 inch Eland

From Canada Frank with his superb 38 inch Eland

Richard and PH Johnny with a great Buffalo Bull

Richard and PH Johnny with a great Buffalo Bull

Steve Cooper's longgggg Gemsbuck trophy

Steve Cooper’s longgggg Gemsbuck trophy

PH Yvan, Murray & Lindsey with an outstanding Crocodile

PH Yvan, Murray & Lindsey with an outstanding Crocodile

Alex Sr., Mike Shukis, Alex Jr and Ph John Tinley with a 28+ inch Rhino Bull

Alex Sr., Mike Shukis, Alex Jr and Ph John Tinley with a 28+ inch Rhino Bull

PH Strauss, tracker Cephas and Anthony with a superb Buffalo taken after a great hunt

PH Strauss, tracker Cephas and Anthony with a superb Buffalo taken after a great hunt

Keelen and PH Le Roux congratulate each other on this huge Waterbuck Bull taken at Gamagara

Keelen and PH Le Roux congratulate each other on this huge Waterbuck Bull taken at Gamagara

Lucia & Tomas - Eland Bull

Lucia & Tomas – Eland Bull

PH Braam & Knut with exceptional lion

PH Braam & Knut with exceptional lion

Murray & Lindsey - huge Roan antelope

Murray & Lindsey – huge Roan antelope

A huge Gerenuk taken in Masailand by Dan

A huge Gerenuk taken in Masailand by Dan

A unique Nyala bull taken by Agustin

A unique Nyala bull taken by Agustin

Double Trouble- Yvan,   Dan and trackers took a pair of old dugga bulls on the same spot with some great shooting

Double Trouble- Yvan, Dan and trackers took a pair of old dugga bulls on the same spot with some great shooting

Meme with superb Kudu Bull

Meme with superb Kudu Bull

Dean and Dan pose with a record book Grants Gazelle

Dean and Dan pose with a record book Grants Gazelle

Chris completes his Big 7 with a record book Rhino Bull. Michelle, Keegan,Danielle, Kayla, Ashley and Justin look on

Chris completes his Big 7 with a record book Rhino Bull. Michelle, Keegan,Danielle, Kayla, Ashley and Justin look on

Valery and PH's Strauss and Flip with a magnificent Lion

Valery and PH’s Strauss and Flip with a magnificent Lion

Porter & PH Johnny hunted hard to take this grand  Buffalo bull with spectacular film footage captured also

Porter & PH Johnny hunted hard to take this grand Buffalo bull with spectacular film footage captured also

Dan and Yvan with a very big Thompsons Gazelle taken in Masailand Tanzania

Dan and Yvan with a very big Thompsons Gazelle taken in Masailand Tanzania

Luis with his Gold Medal White Blesbok

Luis with his Gold Medal White Blesbok

Vivienne & John with an amazing Kudu Bull

Vivienne & John with an amazing Kudu Bull

Yvan, Lauri and Randy pose with a big Eland Bull

Yvan, Lauri and Randy pose with a big Eland Bull

Valery with a monster Black Wildebeest Bull

Valery with a monster Black Wildebeest Bull

Becky with a monster Black Springbok while tracker Richard and Dave look on

Becky with a monster Black Springbok while tracker Richard and Dave look on

Vanessa used a .270 to shoot all her game- she loves hunting Warthogs!

Vanessa used a .270 to shoot all her game- she loves hunting Warthogs!

Mark and PH Johan with Eland

Mark and PH Johan with Eland

Steve Cooper and PH John Tinley went into some heavy cover following this Buffalo bull

Steve Cooper and PH John Tinley went into some heavy cover following this Buffalo bull

Chris with an exceptional Black Springbok ram taken after a fine salk

Chris with an exceptional Black Springbok ram taken after a fine salk

Carlos Sr with a gold medal Roan Antelope Bull

Carlos Sr with a gold medal Roan Antelope Bull

Murray with a 16 inch Limpopo Bushbuck

Murray with a 16 inch Limpopo Bushbuck

Shane with a Gold Medal White Blesbuck ram

Shane with a Gold Medal White Blesbuck ram

Stan & Karon Sable

Stan & Karon Sable

PH Willy and Nncy with a really heavy horned Lesser Kudu

PH Willy and Nncy with a really heavy horned Lesser Kudu

Murray and tracker Brighton - Red Lechwe

Murray and tracker Brighton – Red Lechwe

Mark with his grand Buffalo Bull with incredible hooks

Mark with his grand Buffalo Bull with incredible hooks

PH Yvan and PH Braam share in the excitment with Kleber after taking this big Lioness

PH Yvan and PH Braam share in the excitment with Kleber after taking this big Lioness

Kleber with his hard earned Elephant Bull taken in Botswana

Kleber with his hard earned Elephant Bull taken in Botswana

Lucia & Richard -Sable Antelope

Lucia & Richard -Sable Antelope

Luigi with a really wide Kudu

Luigi with a really wide Kudu

Charlie displayed some great shooting to take this fine Red Hartebeest

Charlie displayed some great shooting to take this fine Red Hartebeest

It was a great hunt and very good trophies were taken by Richard like this record book Common Blesbuck

It was a great hunt and very good trophies were taken by Richard like this record book Common Blesbuck

Mike on his way to completing the grand slam of Springbok

Mike on his way to completing the grand slam of Springbok

Sweet success, Andri takes our National animal of RSA the Common Springbok

Sweet success, Andri takes our National animal of RSA the Common Springbok

Randal and his mighty Kudu Bull

Randal and his mighty Kudu Bull

Phew! what an Eland Anthony

Phew! what an Eland Anthony

A great Buffalo taken by Monty

A great Buffalo taken by Monty

Billy Jnr - Great Sable

Billy Jnr – Great Sable

Jose and PH Yvan with a beautiful Kudu bull

Jose and PH Yvan with a beautiful Kudu bull

Taryn with her fantastic Gemsbuck

Taryn with her fantastic Gemsbuck

Perry with his Buffalo after an exciting hunt at Thuru with PH Jacques

Perry with his Buffalo after an exciting hunt at Thuru with PH Jacques

A monster Waterbuck taken by Anthony

A monster Waterbuck taken by Anthony

Sam & PH Hannes with a Red Lechwe

Sam & PH Hannes with a Red Lechwe

Randy from L&L Sporting Adventures & PH Braam with a trophy Kudu

Randy from L&L Sporting Adventures & PH Braam with a trophy Kudu

Taryn with a huge Eland bull

Taryn with a huge Eland bull

Murray and Linsey with a magnificent Sable Bull

Murray and Linsey with a magnificent Sable Bull

Steve squeezed off a heck of a shot in the hills at Thuru to bag this nice Kudu bull

Steve squeezed off a heck of a shot in the hills at Thuru to bag this nice Kudu bull

Perry with his Black wildebeest

Perry with his Black wildebeest

Cameron with his impressive Waterbuck bull

Cameron with his impressive Waterbuck bull

Doyle is all smiles over his nice  Sable Antelope

Doyle is all smiles over his nice Sable Antelope

Hart with his Kudu Bull and trackers Jannie, father Beaver, sister Ann-Elizabeth and PH Jeremy, great shooting Hart!!

Hart with his Kudu Bull and trackers Jannie, father Beaver, sister Ann-Elizabeth and PH Jeremy, great shooting Hart!!

Billy Snr with a great Eland Bull

Billy Snr with a great Eland Bull

An outstanding Gemsbuck taken by Tim

An outstanding Gemsbuck taken by Tim

Mark with his old Kudu bull

Mark with his old Kudu bull

Elayne & Kleber - Waterbuck taken at Gamagara

Elayne & Kleber – Waterbuck taken at Gamagara

Pro Hunter Jacques & Julio give the thumbs up to a fine Buffalo bull with a 40 inch spread

Pro Hunter Jacques & Julio give the thumbs up to a fine Buffalo bull with a 40 inch spread

Walter is very pleased with his impressive Kudu Bull

Walter is very pleased with his impressive Kudu Bull

Josh and PH Le Roux with a record book Waterbuck

Josh and PH Le Roux with a record book Waterbuck

Julio & Thomas with another big Buffalo bull that goes over 40 inches

Julio & Thomas with another big Buffalo bull that goes over 40 inches

PH Jeremy, Alex, Richard and tracker Joppies with a massive Kudu bull taken at Thuru

PH Jeremy, Alex, Richard and tracker Joppies with a massive Kudu bull taken at Thuru

Brighton and Stan - Nyala

Brighton and Stan – Nyala

Logan Reed 11 yrs old with his record book Black Wildebeest bull taken at Gamagara

Logan Reed 11 yrs old with his record book Black Wildebeest bull taken at Gamagara

Agustin was overjoyed with his Southern Greater Kudu Bull

Agustin was overjoyed with his Southern Greater Kudu Bull

A fine Tsessebe Bull for Carlos Sr

A fine Tsessebe Bull for Carlos Sr

Ph's John  & Schalk with Yuri and beautiful hard bossed dugga boy Buffalo

Ph’s John & Schalk with Yuri and beautiful hard bossed dugga boy Buffalo

A big Red Hertebeest Bull taken by Chris while Cliff and Keegan look on

A big Red Hertebeest Bull taken by Chris while Cliff and Keegan look on

Asun, Agustin, Ph Jacques and tracker Paultjie with a good Gemsbuck taken at Thuru

Asun, Agustin, Ph Jacques and tracker Paultjie with a good Gemsbuck taken at Thuru

Mike took this fine old warrior Buffalo up real close and personal

Mike took this fine old warrior Buffalo up real close and personal

Adrian displays his excellent Kudu Bull

Adrian displays his excellent Kudu Bull

Dave & Becky with a majestic Sable taken at  Wintershoek

Dave & Becky with a majestic Sable taken at Wintershoek

Agustin also took an exceptional Eland Bull

Agustin also took an exceptional Eland Bull

Shane and PH Johan - Southern Greater Kudu

Shane and PH Johan – Southern Greater Kudu

Tim took this big Red Hartebeest Bull at 280 yards with his Kimber .375

Tim took this big Red Hartebeest Bull at 280 yards with his Kimber .375

PH Jeremy & Meme - huge Waterbuck

PH Jeremy & Meme – huge Waterbuck

Javier & Maria with Blue Wildebeest

Javier & Maria with Blue Wildebeest

Keelen & PH Le Roux - Gemsbuck

Keelen & PH Le Roux – Gemsbuck

Jamey with his enermous  Blue Wildebeest taken at Linksfontein

Jamey with his enermous Blue Wildebeest taken at Linksfontein

Stan & Karon with a record book Black Wildebeest Bull

Stan & Karon with a record book Black Wildebeest Bull

Ivan & PH Johan Greyling - Record book Waterbuck

Ivan & PH Johan Greyling – Record book Waterbuck

Billy Jnr - Burchell Zebra

Billy Jnr – Burchell Zebra

Zhao T and a great Red Hartebeest Bull

Zhao T and a great Red Hartebeest Bull

Peter with a fine old Blue Wildebeest

Peter with a fine old Blue Wildebeest

A fantastic old Kudu bull with worn down horns taken by Carlos Jr .. a magnificent trophy!

A fantastic old Kudu bull with worn down horns taken by Carlos Jr .. a magnificent trophy!

Stan - Gemsbuck

Stan – Gemsbuck

PH Frikkie and Keith Babb with a fine Sable Bull

PH Frikkie and Keith Babb with a fine Sable Bull

PH Dawie and Brian with a beautiful Kudu Bull

PH Dawie and Brian with a beautiful Kudu Bull

Scott and PH Jeremy - Fantastic Blue Wildebeest Bull

Scott and PH Jeremy – Fantastic Blue Wildebeest Bull

Sam took this superb Kudu Bull with his bow at Linksfontein

Sam took this superb Kudu Bull with his bow at Linksfontein

Randal, Richard & Frikkie - Buchell Zebra

Randal, Richard & Frikkie – Buchell Zebra

Richard & PH Hannes with an excellent Kudu Bull taken at Thuru

Richard & PH Hannes with an excellent Kudu Bull taken at Thuru

Game, set and match - Grand slam completed with a huge record book White Springbok ram ... Well done Mike

Game, set and match – Grand slam completed with a huge record book White Springbok ram … Well done Mike

Jodee with her Gemsbuck

Jodee with her Gemsbuck

A really nice Copper Ram taken by Klein Jan

A really nice Copper Ram taken by Klein Jan

Bow hunter Enrique enjoyed the abundance of big Springbok rams at Linksfontein

Bow hunter Enrique enjoyed the abundance of big Springbok rams at Linksfontein

Mohamed with a record book quality Impala Ram

Mohamed with a record book quality Impala Ram

Scott, Peggy, Kimberley and Kelly with an incredible Giraffe Bull taken with a Bow at Linksfontein

Scott, Peggy, Kimberley and Kelly with an incredible Giraffe Bull taken with a Bow at Linksfontein

Tracker Richard and Beto with a very big Red Lechwe

Tracker Richard and Beto with a very big Red Lechwe

Carlos Jr. and Yvan pose with a big Gemsbuck bull

Carlos Jr. and Yvan pose with a big Gemsbuck bull

Tracker Jannie, Veronica, Aiden, Timmy and PH Jeremy with Veronica's Burchell Zebra

Tracker Jannie, Veronica, Aiden, Timmy and PH Jeremy with Veronica’s Burchell Zebra

Randi and record book Warterbuck Bull

Randi and record book Warterbuck Bull

Sandra with a Blue Wildebeest bull taken at Wintershoek

Sandra with a Blue Wildebeest bull taken at Wintershoek

Clint took a really old Kudu bull with great horns

Clint took a really old Kudu bull with great horns

Billy Jnr - great Roan

Billy Jnr – great Roan

Clint and Amanda are overjoyed with their trophy Gemsbuck (Oryx)

Clint and Amanda are overjoyed with their trophy Gemsbuck (Oryx)

Timmy took a record class Black Wildebeest bull

Timmy took a record class Black Wildebeest bull

A 17 inch White Blesbuck taken by bow hunter Enrique at Linksfontein

A 17 inch White Blesbuck taken by bow hunter Enrique at Linksfontein

Ron's record book Nyala bull

Ron’s record book Nyala bull

A record book Red Lechwe taken by Alex Jr

A record book Red Lechwe taken by Alex Jr

Ph Johnny, Ph Cliff and Chris with a gold medal Black Wildebeest Bull

Ph Johnny, Ph Cliff and Chris with a gold medal Black Wildebeest Bull

Billy Lemons Jr, tracker Paultjie and PH Jacques are all very pleased with such a fine Kudu trophy

Billy Lemons Jr, tracker Paultjie and PH Jacques are all very pleased with such a fine Kudu trophy

#6H. Chet Traylor with his exceptional Black Springbok Ram taken at Linksfontein

#6H. Chet Traylor with his exceptional Black Springbok Ram taken at Linksfontein

Scott bagged himself a really good Kudu bull

Scott bagged himself a really good Kudu bull

Shelly pulled off a great shot to bag this super Gemsbuck

Shelly pulled off a great shot to bag this super Gemsbuck

Kelly and a fine European Wild Boar

Kelly and a fine European Wild Boar

PH Jacques and agent Jerry from China with Gemsbuck

PH Jacques and agent Jerry from China with Gemsbuck

Chet with another monster trophy, this time a huge Common Springbok Ram taken with his bow at Linksfontein

Chet with another monster trophy, this time a huge Common Springbok Ram taken with his bow at Linksfontein

Sandra, Alejandro & PH Mynhardt with Gemsbuck

Sandra, Alejandro & PH Mynhardt with Gemsbuck

A grand old Warthog boar fell to the thunder of Richards Steyer rifle

A grand old Warthog boar fell to the thunder of Richards Steyer rifle

Knut & Tracker Jannie with Lechwe

Knut & Tracker Jannie with Lechwe

Dr. Len Zullo and his Red Hartebeest Bull

Dr. Len Zullo and his Red Hartebeest Bull

Jack Twietmeyer with his impressive Kudu bull

Jack Twietmeyer with his impressive Kudu bull

Sergey bagged himself a gold medal Nyala bull

Sergey bagged himself a gold medal Nyala bull

Aiden, Vernonica, Timmy, Tracker Jannie and PH Jeremy with a well earned trophy Kudu bull

Aiden, Vernonica, Timmy, Tracker Jannie and PH Jeremy with a well earned trophy Kudu bull

Hassan with an excellent Red Hartebeest bull

Hassan with an excellent Red Hartebeest bull

Bakkies our lethal attacking machine!!

Bakkies our lethal attacking machine!!

Taryn and Mom Tia are really proud of Tori taking such a fine Impala ram

Taryn and Mom Tia are really proud of Tori taking such a fine Impala ram

Dad Todd shows us all how it is done with a record class Steenbuck taken at Thuru

Dad Todd shows us all how it is done with a record class Steenbuck taken at Thuru

Amanada with her 1st African animal a beautiful Gemsbuck

Amanada with her 1st African animal a beautiful Gemsbuck

A very good quality White Springbok ram taken by Justin

A very good quality White Springbok ram taken by Justin

Out of a huge herd of over 200 Hartebeest Ashley and tracker Richard  took a fine bull

Out of a huge herd of over 200 Hartebeest Ashley and tracker Richard took a fine bull

Hart Aplin with his Gemsbuck Bull and Tracker Jannie, PH Jeremy and fatherBeaver

Hart Aplin with his Gemsbuck Bull and Tracker Jannie, PH Jeremy and father Beaver

A record class Black Wildebbest Bull taken by Fox

A record class Black Wildebbest Bull taken by Fox

Ann-Elizabeth with her 1st animal ever hunted, a Blue Wildebeest is joined by trackers Frans, Paultjie, Jannie and PH Johan

Ann-Elizabeth with her 1st animal ever hunted, a Blue Wildebeest is joined by trackers Frans, Paultjie, Jannie and PH Johan

David with an outstanding Impala ram

David with an outstanding Impala ram

Alex with his huge Common Springbok Ram

Alex with his huge Common Springbok Ram

Cameron and a record book Copper Springbok

Cameron and a record book Copper Springbok

Alex 1st African animal Common Springbok

Alex 1st African animal Common Springbok

Big Bad Bob on his 2nd trip with Wintershoek Safaris with a great Springbok ram

Big Bad Bob on his 2nd trip with Wintershoek Safaris with a great Springbok ram

Bow hunter Nathan with a big Gemsbuck taken at Thuru

Bow hunter Nathan with a big Gemsbuck taken at Thuru

Chad - Steenbuck Lash

Chad – Steenbuck Lash

Chen from China with his Kudu bull

Chen from China with his Kudu bull

Greg to a great Common Springbok ram on his 1st trip to RSA

Greg to a great Common Springbok ram on his 1st trip to RSA

Javier with his record book Impala

Javier with his record book Impala

John & Alex with a nice Common Blesbuck

John & Alex with a nice Common Blesbuck

John, Katherine, Vivienne & Alex Burchell Zebra

John, Katherine, Vivienne & Alex Burchell Zebra

Karon Wiggs with her 1st trophy ever taken ~ A job well done on this Common Springbuck

Karon Wiggs with her 1st trophy ever taken ~ A job well done on this Common Springbuck

Stuart 1st timer to Africa with a nice Common Springbok

Stuart 1st timer to Africa with a nice Common Springbok

Invitation to visit with us at African Hunting Events shows

Our promotional tour of the USA kicks off on the 3rd January 2014 as we head for the ATA (Archery Trade & Association) show in Nashville TN 6-8TH Jan. We end off on the 12th February in Mexico before heading back to RSA – You can contact Johnny on the following mobile number whilst we are in the USA:  Johnny 636 248 1449. Alternatively, you can send an email through to; johnny@wintershoek.comorstrauss@wintershoek.comorwiaan@wintershoek.com or Yvan@wintershoek.com If you can’t get a hold of anyone on the above info’ then please call the Police and report missing persons!!!!  Hee! Hee!

Come visit us at:
ATA Show Nashville Tennessee 6-9 Jan, booth L1 (Johnny & Yvan).

Dallas Safari Club 9-12 Jan, booths 3813 & 3815 (Johnny, Wiaan & Yvan)

  • Midland Texas 15-17 Jan (Johnny & Yvan)
  • African Hunting Show Edmonton Hotel 18-19 Jan, (Johnny & Yvan).
  • African Hunting Show Carriage Inn Hotel Calgary 24-26 Jan (Johnny & Yvan).
  • African Hunting Expo Coast Plaza Hotel Calgary 31-1 Feb (Johnny & Yvan)
  • Toronto Canada Delta Meadowvale Resort 1-2 Feb (Strauss)
  • Safari Club International Show Las Vegas 5–8 Feb booths 923, 925, 927, 929, 931, 933, 935 ~ There will be 12 members of the Wintershoek Safaris team on hand to man the 7 booths in Vegas!

If you haven’t booked your safari for 2014 yet, then now is the time to climb in and to get those dates secured and confirmed. Already we are expecting a very busy 2014 year and a very busy marketing campaign, so don’t delay it any further, just email:

johnny@wintershoek.com or strauss@wintershoek.com to get your dream hunt booked.

All that remains for us to say, from the entire Wintershoek team, in this our final Bush Breaking Newsletter of 2013, is that we wish you a wonderful and joyous Christmas and a prosperous New Year 2014! And always remember –

  WHEN YOU’VE TRIED THE REST, COME ON SAFARI WITH THE BEST!!

Put your confidence in experience and come and enjoy a safari of a lifetime!!

 Take care, God Bless and keep in touch,

The WINTERSHOEK TEAM ………….. Out!!