Please note that the NHRA Handicapping Panel, Mr Lennon Maharaj, Mr Matthew Lips and Chief Executive of the NHA Mr Vee Moodley will be in attendance at Greyville Racecourse on the 1st June 2019.
The following will be discussed:
1. Handicapping Methodology – in Brief
2. Handicappers to assess the Daily News 2000 race meeting in view of attendees
3. Discuss the proposed adjustment of the national horse population
4. Questions and Answers

Venue: Greyville Racecourse – Classic Room
Start: 16H45
All welcome to attend


The following licences were granted at a Licencing Meeting held on 20 May 2019 

APPRENTICE JOCKEYS

G Pieterse (Kwa-Zulu Natal)
J M Solomons (Kwa-Zulu Natal) 

 

JOCKEY

M Mjoka (Kwa-Zulu Natal) 

TRAINER

T L Mason (Zimbabwe) 

 

ASSISTANT TRAINERS

R L Klaasen to P A Peter (Central Province)
T Nako to S G Tarry (Central Province)
N L Bruss to A J Wright (Kwa-Zulu Natal)

 

PROBATIONARY STABLE EMPLOYEES

D C Delpech to G H van Zyl for a six-month probationary period (Kwa-Zulu Natal)
Z Xamle to S J Snaith for a six-month probationary period (Wester Cape)
A P J Smith to B Webber for a six-month probationary period (Central Province)
P P Nhlapo to S W Kenny for a six-month probationary period (Central Province)
M E Suping to C T Dawson for a six-month probationary period (Central Province)

 

OFFICIALS

L A Saliete – Assistant Starter (Central Province)
J Bester – Assistant Starter (Central Province)
M B Nkosi – Assistant Starter (Central Province)
D I Zungu – Specimen Collector (Kwa-Zulu Natal)
R Sutherland – Stipendiary Steward (Central Province)
N Mazibuko – Handicapper (Central Province)
J Batt – Stipendiary Steward (Western Province)

 

FOR INFORMATION

Trainer D Steyn has relinquished his licence (Central Province)
Stable Employee M C Trott is now in the employ of Trainer J Snaith (Western Cape)
Stable Employee M P Ntlebi is now in the employ of Trainer D J Nieuwenhuizen (Central Province)
Trainer O A Ferraris has relinquished his licence (Central Province)


The following licences were granted at a Licencing Meeting held on 20 March 2019 

ASSISTANT TRAINER

Riaan van Reenen to G R Puller (Western Cape) 

STABLE EMPLOYEE

R J Barrett to J M T Stewart (Kwa-Zulu Natal) 

OFFICIALS

T Koyana – Stipendiary Steward (Eastern Cape)
M du Plessis – Specimen Collector (Central Province)
M H Sibiya – Specimen Collector (Central Province)
M I Stone – Veterinarian (Kwa-Zulu Natal)
A J Hoffmann – Stipendiary Steward (Central Province)
M Mchophele – Assistant Starter (Eastern Cape)
A R Siucha – Start Farrier (Central Province)
L Douse – Stipendiary Steward (Central Province)

FOR INFORMATION

Jockey A C Delpech has been medically boarded (Kwa-Zulu Natal)
Trainers Riaan van Reenen & C J Burger have relinquished their licence (Western Cape)


Please be advised that the Renewal of Colours and/or Licence for the 2019/2020 racing season has commenced. Renewals returned after 15 June 2019, will be subject to a surcharge.

If you elect to renew your colours by making the required payment without submitting the prescribed renewal form, the details as recorded on your last completed application or renewal form, will be treated as both true and correct and shall be applicable and you shall remain bound by the latest National Horseracing Authority of Southern Africa Constitution and Rules. 

H Kayiya
Racing Admin Executive


Please be advised that at the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association Annual General Meeting held on Tuesday, 23 April 2019, it was agreed that an additional Breeder Foal Levy will be charged on all initial foal registrations to assist with the funding of SA Equine Health and Protocols NPC (SAEHP), in order to obtain direct export approval through the European Union. This fee will be levied on all 2018 foals onwards.

Breeders who have already paid the 2018 foal fees are required to pay the shortfall amount of R1 150 (VAT incl) per foal, in order for passports to be issued. These invoices will be forwarded to the respective breeders on 6 May 2019.

 Registration of a 2018 foal  R 3 138
 NHA Admin and Passport Fee  R    318
 Foal Identification Fee  R    792
 Foal Levy for Equine Research  R    878**
 Contribution to SAEHP  R 1 150**
             ** TBA Breeder Levy (R2 028)  

Breeder levy enquiries can be directed to Catherine Hartley This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

H Kayiya

Stud Book Keeper