You’ve arrived, from the four corners of the globe to the four corners of the Square.
A towering sculpture of South Africa’s favourite son holds court over Nelson Mandela Square. One of the largest open public spaces in the country, the Square adjoins the renowned Sandton City complex. This European styled piazza commemorates heritage and celebrates international style with the warmth of African hospitality. It draws a cosmopolitan society to its sidewalk cafes, some of the finest restaurants in South Africa and over 88 exclusive stores. The 1,000sqm Square serves as a stage for a host of local and international prestigious events. There is always a song or a dance in the air at the Square.
La Martina – NELSON MANDELA SQUARE
La Martina is a family company focusing on Polo technical equipment production and clothing and accessories collection, whose stylistic inspiration comes from this world. Based on the same values of this King sport’s, it shares those ethical concepts: respect for rules and the enemys, sense of honour, and above all, integrity. Investing in technical equipment development, that is not only high performing in sporting point of view, but also guarantees maximum safety for player and horse; all this is an attitude part of our company, showed in the lifestyle collections through high quality materials and details attention. Always values bearer of Polo game, La Martina is one
of the community reference points; International Polo thanks to the constant sharing work and development culture of this, supporting by club, associations, professional and amateur, over several generations. From the beginning, vision was to create a brand international appealed, originated from the same Polo roots and that he shared the care and passion values, needed to achieve highest levels. Values which, together with elegance and sense of luxury intrinsiced to this culture, are part of La Martina DNA indistinguishable from the trademark itself. Why such brand growes internationally without diluting its identity over time, is necessary a constant development, based on visionary business strategies ensuring a balance between essential values of the brand and market needs. Today La Martina is, besides leaders in technical sector, one of the landmarks among the international brand in upper-casual sector, thanks to this balance.
As the origin of La Martina has its roots in the production of technical equipment, the main contact of each product and business will always be the center of the international community.
” La Martina lives and breathes the Pole. During the first 30 years, the stylistic offer has gradually defined a lifestyle flavor that has as reference icon polo players and their families. Real men and women, used to moving around the world in order to play in the major tournaments, with the same simplicity and familiarity with which most people go to the office. This natural cosmopolitanism has a strong influence on the taste and style of the polo player style: his wardrobe is the fruit of places, flavors, fragrances, of life lived in every city and town. An experiential infinite wealth. The style of a polo player is told by small details, in the way of wearing a garment or matching a color and fabric. Similarly the collection La Martina, from season to season, opens and provides for different variations, inspirations and cuts, blending perfectly elements from the Argentine origins of the brand with a spirit English nonchalant elegance.”