WELCOME TO THE 2021 UNITED DERBY

Sponsored for the very first time by the United Aviation Group, the South African Derby is a mainstay of the equestrian calendar and an event that is looked forward to with much anticipation throughout the year. 

Brave horses, impossible fences, the glitz and glamour of the riding world set against the fierce completion for the ultimate prize in SA Showjumping, the title of Derby winner. This incomparable event takes place from the 30th of September to the 3rd of October 2021 at Kyalami Equestrian Park. 

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THE DEVIL IS IN THE DYKE, AND THE DETAIL…
Length of the course: 1 000m

  • The first jump is 1,5m high.
  • The widest oxer is 1,7m wide.
  • The highest jump on the course is the wall (16) at 1,65m
  • The bank is over 2m high.

Anne-Marie Esslinger is the only Course Designer who has ridden the SA Derby track, and won it twice (not when building!). Usually a CD is appointed for a 3 year period. Previous Course Designers have all been top SA officials.