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The Sun Met  The home of Africa’s richest race day, the #SunMet is proudly brought to you by Sun International, celebrated with @ghmumm_sa.

Are you ready for the richest race in Africa? Save the date and we'll see you at #SunMet2019.

Tickets on sale now - link in the bio.

Had a little race day FOMO?
Save the date - 26.01.2019

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Did you know? A R1-million bonus prize was awarded to the horse that was able to win both the 2017 Sansui Summer Cup and the 2018 Sun Met Main Race at the #SunMet this year.

What would you do with a R1-million bonus at the end of your work day?

#TBT to our sizzling #SunMet hosts! We still can't get enough of how dashing @Zweli_Dube looked on race day!

Did you know?
In horse racing, a "Stayer" applies to a horse suited to long distance races. At the #SunMet, the longest race run was the Heineken Cape Stayers at 2800m.

Dancing into the weekend like... We love a good party and we love a good #Flashback, so we're combining the two for a trip down #SunMet afterparty memory lane.

Were you there?

We're almost certain that we will forever crush on the fabulous fashion that Afro-chic brought us at the #SunMet this year.
Tell us, what was your favourite look of the day?

Did you know?

The highest race speed recorded over two furlongs is 70.76 km/h and was achieved by Winning Brew at the Penn National Race Course in Pennsylvania, United States, on 14 May 2008.
Imagine seeing that speed at the #SunMet in 2019!

That #FridayFeeling when you're a few hours from the weekend and just a few months away from the #SunMet 2019!

What do you think the theme for 2019 should be?

Pop Quiz!

We danced the night away with the fiercely fabulous, @djzinhle at the #SunMet afterparty, but do you know when the local talent started her career?

A. 2006
B. 1986
C. 1999
D. 2018

We might be biased, but we're pretty sure that we had the best-looking hosts in town at the #SunMet this year.

What do you think, ladies? Does @zweli_dube get your heart racing?

Pop Quiz!

Can you name the famous rags to riches racehorse, who defeated the ¼ favourite by four lengths and was rewarded with the US Horse of the Year Award for his heroism in the race? (Hint: they even dedicated a movie to him.) A. Seabiscuit

B. Man O'War

C. Filly-Oh

D. Happy Days

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