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

Cape Town International Competition - November 2016

Robbie MIller and his Western Cape colleagues are proud to once again be hosting the SAAPF International Farrier Competition in Cape Town from the 25th - 27th November 2016.

This exciting and not to be missed event will be held at Mistico Equestrian Centre, R312 Paarl.

Accomodation is available at Alba Guest Farm.  Please contact Janine Eveleigh to book your accomodation:

Tel:  +27 21 975 3132

Email:  info@albaguestfarm.co.za

Website:  www.albaguestfarms.co.za


Please email entries to saapffarrier@gmail.com

SAAPF KZN 2016 Competition

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

SAAPF KZN Competition & Clinic - 18th - 20th March 2016

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)