The countdown for the Cape Town 2014 FITS Examinations and farrier competition has begun! Less than 3 weeks to go until we all meet at Milnerton, Cape Town to be examined by Dusty Franklin CJ ASF, Sean Eggersglusz ASF and Dr Alisdair Cameron. Our final list of candidates for the FITS Examinations are in as well as our final list of competitors for the farrier competition. The Novice Division is comprised off Gregory Nel, Jaques Sauer, Sarah Frylinck, Kai Hansen, Lance Setter, Theo Janssen and Dwain Store. The Intermediate Division is Fredrik Kukkuk, Joe van der Merwe, Brian Donnolly, Ja
Please note that the entries are now closed for our October/November FITS Examination and Farrier Competition which is being held in Milnerton, Cape Town from the 31st October to the 2nd November 2014. Final payments are now overdue so please can you finalise these payments urgently and send proof of payment to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Below is a summary of the timetable of events for the weekend:
Thursday 30th October
Please not that the entries are closing on Monday, 15th September 2014 for our South African FITS Examinations and Farrier Competition which is being held in Milnerton, Cape Town. No late entries will be accepted unfortunately so please get your entries in asap. Our competitors who have already registered for the various divisions in the farrier competition are Kai Hansen, Theo Janssen, Lance Setter, Tobie van der Merwe, Robbie Miller, Robbie Dawson and Candice Brown. To register for the farrier competition go to the exam registration page and submit the level you wish to compete at.
Sean Eggersglusz will be hosting a forge day on the 6th September in Kaapsehoop, near Nelspruit, Mpumalanga in conjuction with their annual Wild Horse Festival. For further information please go to www.saapf.co.za
We will be holding our next South African FITS Exams and Farrier Competition in Milnerton, Cape Town from the 31st October to the 2nd November 2014. The examiners will be Dusty Franklin CJF ASF, Sean Eggersglusz ASF and Dr Alasdair Cameron. Download this document for details of the specifications for the Farrier competition. Please note that space is limited due to the contest being run over the same weekend, so please book for your relevant modules asap. Entries - Payment of 50% deposit must be
Mustang forging contest.
This contest will be held on the 8th, 9th and 10th August 2014.
Australia is hosting 2 FITS Exams in 2014, one at Gatton, Queensland and the second in Perth, Western Australia.
The Examinations in Gatton will be held from the 12th - 14th July 2014 and the Examinations in Perth will be held fro the 16th - 18th July 2014. The Exam will cost $1000au and can be paid in 3 installments.
We are busy compiling an order for FITS Belt Buckles and text books with Chris Gregory. If you wish to place an order, please contact Robbie Miller asap on 0832783496
We have come to the completion of the 2014 South African FITS Examinations and are proud to announce that in addition to our newly qualified ASF Farrier, John Murdoch, we also have three candidates that successfully completed their Certified Farrier Level. Congratulations go to Gregory Nel, Tobie van der Merwe and Lance Setter.
Congratulations go to John Murdoch who successfully completed his ASF Certification at the 2014 South African FITS Examinations!