Asian Racing Conference In South Africa

  • Cultural Evening

    Social Programme Delegates and their partners will enjoy a week of race meetings, Gala Dinners, world-class entertainment and glittering parties ...
  • Accompanying Persons Tour Programme

    A 4-day accompanying persons' programme has been selected which will showcase the best Cape Town has to offer to both...
  • Race Day

    Combining the R1-million Asian Racing Federation Commemorative Cape Derby and four other feature races with the Cape Town Prawn Festival...
  • Stud Visit

    We are delighted to offer a unique opportunity to explore the Drakenstein Stud Farm which comprises of 130 hectares of land situated on...

What Our Chairman And Hosts Say

The Asian Racing Conferences (ARCs) are staged by members of the Asian Racing Federation (ARF) and the hosting country. The ARF is the peak regional body for thoroughbred racing in Asia, Australasia, Arabia and South Africa. Currently the ARF has 21 Full Members and 1 Associate Member.

On behalf of the Executive Council of the Asian Racing Federation (ARF), it is with great pleasure that I invite you to attend the 38th Asian Racing Conference (ARC) to be held in Cape Town
MR WINFRIED ENGELBRECHT-BRESGES
CHAIRMAN OF ARF - Read more
It is both an honour and a privilege for South Africa to have been chosen to host the ARC for a second time, the first being in 1997 when South Africa became a full member of the Asian Racing Federation.
MR KEN TRUTER
CHAIRMAN OF NHA - Read more

Hotel Information

Come and enjoy the best hotels that Cape Town has to offer. A home away from home, make your bookings now.

Our Stakeholders

All the major Stakeholders within the South African horseracing industry have fully embraced the opportunity to host the 38th Asian Racing Conference in February 2020. Phumelela Gaming and Leisure, The Racing Association, Gold Circle Racing and Gaming Group, Kenilworth Racing and The National Horseracing Authority of Southern Africa have all come together to ensure that the event will provide all attendees and delegates the very best experience possible.