Jake White’s wife, Lindy Kloppers Biography: Nationality, Age, Net Worth, Height, Wikipedia, Children

January 26, 2024 0 Posted By Johnson Ajiboye

Lindy Kloppers is a former beauty queen and the Avontuur vineyard and stud farm owner in the Somerset West suburb.

She is also the widow of a prominent businessman and the wife of a famous rugby coach. Lindy has lived a life of glamour, success, and tragedy, but she has always maintained her dignity and grace.

She is a woman of elegance, charm, and passion who has made a mark in beauty, wine, and horse racing.


  • Full name: Lindy Kloppers
  • Date of birth: 1958
  • Age: 65 years old
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of birth: Cape Town, South Africa
  • Nationality: South African
  • Profession: Vineyard and stud farm owner, former beauty queen
  • Height: 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
  • Parents: N/A
  • Siblings: N/A
  • Spouse: Jake White (m. 2017), Tony Taberer (m. 1980, d. 2012)
  • Children: Michael Taberer, Jessica Taberer, Jonathan Taberer
  • Relationship status: Married
  • Net worth: $10 million

Early Life & Education

Lindy Kloppers, who clocked the age of 65, was born in 1958 in Cape Town, South Africa. She grew up in a wealthy and privileged family and attended prestigious schools.

She was a bright and beautiful girl who excelled in academics and sports. She also had a flair for fashion and modeling and participated in various beauty contests.

She studied at the University of Cape Town, where she pursued a degree in commerce. She also won the Rug Queen and Campus Queen titles in 1976 and Miss Legs RSA in 1978.

She was also the runner-up in the Miss RSA pageant in 1978 under the name of Yolanda Kloppers.

Personal Life

Lindy Kloppers has been married twice in her life. Her first husband was Tony Taberer, a Rhodesian (Zimbabwean) businessman and entrepreneur, who founded the Taberer Group, a conglomerate of companies in various sectors, such as tourism, hospitality, media, and property.

Lindy met Tony in 1979 when he was a judge at the Miss RSA pageant. They fell in love, married in 1980, and moved to Avontuur, a wine and racehorse stud farm in the Stellenbosch region, which Tony bought in 1984.

Lindy and Tony had three children: Michael, Jessica, and Jonathan. They also enjoyed a lavish lifestyle, traveling worldwide, hosting parties, and mingling with celebrities.

They were also passionate about horse racing and owned several champion horses, such as Bush Telegraph, who won the Durban July in 1989. Lindy and Tony were married for 32 years until Tony died of cancer in 2012 at the age of 73.

Lindy’s second husband is Jake White, a former rugby player and coach who led the South African national team to win the Rugby World Cup 2007.

Lindy and Jake met in 2015 when Jake was coaching the Sharks, a rugby team based in Durban. They started dating and got married in 2017 in a private ceremony at Avontuur.

Lindy and Jake share a love for wine and horses and have been living happily at Avontuur, where they manage the vineyard and stud farm.


Lindy Kloppers has had a successful career as a beauty queen, vineyard, and stud farm owner. She won several titles and accolades as a beauty queen, such as Rug Queen, Campus Queen, Miss Legs RSA, and Miss RSA runner-up.

She also modeled for various magazines and brands and appeared on television and radio shows. She was considered one of the most beautiful and glamorous women in South Africa and a role model for many young girls.

As a vineyard and stud farm owner, she inherited Avontuur from her late husband Tony and continued his legacy of producing quality wines and horses.

Avontuur is a 300-hectare estate in the Somerset West suburb, overlooking the False Bay and the Helderberg mountains.

It has 100 hectares of vineyards, producing award-winning wines like the Avontuur Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, the Avontuur Estate Pinot Noir, and the Avontuur Estate Brut.

It also has a stud farm, breeding and racing thoroughbred horses, such as Legal Eagle, Miss Frankel, and Var. Lindy is involved in every aspect of the estate, from the cultivation and harvesting of the grapes to the bottling and marketing of the wines to the training and racing of the horses.

She is also a generous and philanthropic woman who supports various causes and charities, such as the Cancer Association of South Africa, the Thoroughbred Breeders Association, and the Cape Wine Auction.

Net Worth

Lindy Kloppers has an estimated net worth of $10 million. She has accumulated wealth from her career as a beauty queen, vineyard, and stud farm owner.

She owns Avontuur, valued at $8 million, and has a yearly revenue of $2 million from the sales of wines and horses.

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