First Race Meeting held 1804 Jockey Club Founded in Port Elizabeth in 1882 Jockey Club moved to Johannesburg in 1904 THE NHA : Racing
THE NHA : Structure of Board 7 Directors elected regionally by members 4 Directors appointed by - Gold Circle - Phumelela - Breeders - Owners Chief Executive 2 Co-opted to achieve transformation
THE NHA : Regulatory System the maintenance and operation of the General Stud Book; the licensing and/or registration of all relevant participants in the sport; the formulation and revision of the rules of the sport and of breeding; the monitoring of training and the regulation of racing;
THE NHA : Regulatory System (Continued) the operation of a laboratory to discourage the use of prohibited substances; the operation of an effective disciplinary and appeals system; the recording and publication of all relevant data on the sport; the handicapping of horses.
CONSOLIDATION Racing division Betting division Management Racing division Betting division Management Tellytrack International Saftote Publishing TRAINING CENTRES 13 RACE CLUBS 7 TOTES BROADCASTING TRANSPORT CONSOLIDATION
NEW BUSINESS MODEL INCOME Stabilised Growth COST Restructured / reduced Sustainable profitability
Increased interest in racing Increased turnover Continuity Reduced risk Better asset utilisation Benefits of imported simulcast IMPORTATION OF NEW PRODUCTS MAURITIUS ZIMBABWE UK DUBAI USA HONG KONG FRANCE KENYA
EXPORT OF SA RACING USA UK ASIA EUROPE Income Larger pools Development of expertise and experience Benefits of exported simulcast of South African racing