South African Association of Professional Farriers (SAAPF)
MISSION STATEMENT (The Future for Professional Farriers in South Africa)
“SAAPF will promote the integrity of the farrier industry by strengthening the knowledge and skills of its members through continuing education and support at the state, national and international levels while improving overall equine health through collaboration with other industry professionals.” It seems a fundamental element of any industry to have an organisation that sets the benchmark and provides a way in which farriers and aspirin
We had an incredible weekend with our International Judge & Clinician, Jeremiah Harris (USA) and our local judges, Peter Strong and Andrew Timm. Congratulations to all the participants for their huge efforts and thanks go to those who came to show their support. This was an invaluable experience and a huge thank you to Jeremiah for the two inspirational clinics that provided valuable insight for all!
Novice - Round 1: Winner - Matt Clowes
Novice - Round 2: Winner - Kai Hansen
Novice Overall Placings
1st - Matt Clowes
2nd - Kai Hansen
Robbie Dawson and his KZN colleagues are proud to host the SAAPF KZN Competition & Clinic from the 18th - 20th March 2016. We are thrilled to announce our judge for this event is Jeremiah Harris (CJF, TE, AWCF, ASF)
We have managed to secure a fantastic, central venue with various affordable accomodation options available nearby.
Venue - Langley Equestrian Centre
Address - 25 Pauline Cres, Summerveld, KwaZulu Natal
Entry Fees -
Novice Competitor - R600 per person for weekend (including Clinic)
There are only 3 days until the SAAPF International Farrier Competition begins at Alba Equestrian Centre in Cape Town. Please find the link below to view a summary of the program for the competition