Peter Davies :

Peter is head of Rietpoort game reserve operations and oversees all breeding projects on the reserve . Pete has great big game hunt experience, particularly with buffalo , and consistently guides clients to great trophies . Pete has been with Rietpoort game reserve for 3 years and has a vast knowledge of the Reserve and its affiliated hunting areas. His great sense of humor and drive for quality always makes for an exciting safari .


Regis Lacomme :

Regis was the founder of Cape Hunt Safaris which operated independently before merging with  Rietpoort Game Reserve and Safaris in 2010 . Regis has an incredible wealth of knowledge within the safari industry as well as on the practical hunting side . Having hunted most provinces in South Africa as well as Namibia Regis understands the intricacies and demands of a quality safari . His huge number of return clients is a clear testament to his quality as a professional hunter and outfitter . His energetic & talkative personality is infectious and I guarantee will be keeping you well entertained around the fire . Regis speaks fluent French and specializes in overseeing our European clientele .Regis is the new manager of Thornhill Game Farm in Beaufort West where Cape Hunt Safaris pairs itself for a greater variety of species on offer for hunting guests  .


Matt van Zyl:

Matt founded Rietpoort Game Reserve and Safaris in 2003 and has operated a hunting outfit on the reserve since 2004 . Matt has hunted and conducted safaris in a number of Southern African countries and has vast experience with big game . One of only a few dangerous game endorsed professional hunters certified for the Western Cape , Matt has pioneered open expanse hunting of Cape buffalo in the Western Cape’s Karoo . Matt is currently the regional chair for PHASA’s ( Professional hunters association on South Africa ) Western Cape chapter .