The National Horseracing Authority will be presenting it’s Information Roadshow around the Country to Trainers and Veterinarians.

The dates for the Roadshow are:

  • Gauteng will be held on Monday, 22 August at the NHA Head Office at Turffontein Racecourse, Turffontein, at 11h00.
  • KwaZulu-Natal will be held on Friday, 26 August at the Clubhouse, Summerveld Training Centre,at 11h00.
  • Kimberley will be held on Monday, 29 August at the Flamingo Park Racecourse, Kimberley at 10h00.
  • Western Cape will be held on Friday, 2 September 2016 at the Kenilworth Room, Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town, at 11h00.
  • Eastern Cape will be held on Tuesday, 6 September 2016 at the “Hear The Drums” Room, Fairview Racecourse, Port Elizabeth, at 14h00.


  1. Welcome & Introductions
  2. The New NHA Purpose – Managing Director
  3. Consultation & Information on Rules, Fines, Race Day Operations, etc. – Racing Control Guidelines
  4. Consultations & Information on Equine Welfare, e.g. 12 Day suspension rules, Retirement of Race horses, etc. – Chief Veterinarian
  5. Consultation & Information on Screening Limits, Thresholds, Sensitivity Tests, etc. – Laboratory Director
  6. The Way Forward

Would you please be so kind as to confirm your participation with Cindy Areias at cindy@nhra.co.za or on 011 683 9283.

Furthermore, please disseminate this information to the relevant people. We do hope to have all the Trainers and as many Veterinarians as possible in attendance.


Managing Director