South African Equestrian Federation
JurisdictionSouth Africa
Affiliation date1947
LocationThe Equidome, 475 Papenfus Road, Beaulieu Country Estate, Johannesburg.
PresidentAdv. Willem Edeling[1]
SecretaryWessel Strauss
Official website
South Africa

South African Equestrian Federation (SAEF) is the national governing body for majority of equestrian sports in South Africa. These sports include the FEI-recognized disciplines of dressage, eventing, show jumping, vaulting, endurance, reining, para-equestrian, and driving, with the non-FEI discipline of tentpegging. SAEF also develops and enforces the rules for other events at horse shows.

SAEF governs the official relations with the International Federation for Equestrian Sports (FEI), with its affiliation established since 1947.[2] It also oversee the interactions between the South African government with equestrian athletes and professionals. SAEF is registered with SASCOC as the officially recognised federation.[3]


Disciplines affiliated under the SAEF include:[4]


Further information: Category:South African equestrians

Further information: Category:Olympic equestrians of South Africa

See also


  1. ^ Contact Us, SAEF, accessed 21 September 2017.
  2. ^ National Federation Details, FEI, accessed 21 September 2017.
  3. ^ South African Equestrian Federation, SASCOC, accessed 21 September 2017.
  4. ^ Disciplines, SAEF, accessed 21 September 2017.