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OSAF News2018-02-04T18:09:09+00:00

OSAF ́s recommendations for the use of the whip

The regional harmonization on the use of the whip was an issue introduced by OSAF in late 2012, where the recomendation was for the South American racecourses to use the whip that was used Worldwide at the time, the one approved by IFHA ́s TAC (Technical Advisory Committee): the Procrush flat whip, with flexible stem and slim non-slip handle, with shock-absorbing, cushioned end that stimulates the horse without inflicting injury and minimizing the impact of the hit. This whip has a total length of 76 cm and contains a patent leather core to prevent any potential twist in the tip that may harm the horse. Driven by this initiative, by 2014 all OSAF member racecourses had already adopted the use of this whip. […]

August 14th, 2019|Categories: IFHA, News OSAF|Tags: , , |

Countdown towards Longines Gran Premio Latinoamericano 2019: The runners

Only 19 away from the running of the 35th edition of Longines Gran Premio Latinoamericano, we are pleased to share with the readers of OSAF News the names of the contestants who will meet on the turf track of Club Hípico de Santiago on Sunday 10th of March. When the starting gates open, they will have to cover 2000 meters for only one of them to become the best Latin American racehorse. Descargar PDF

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Latino2019CHI, News OSAF|Tags: |