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Leadership in International Racing

Hong Kong’s achievements in racing and its reputation for business innovation mean that it plays an increasingly important role in world racing. Many of the Club's officials hold senior positions in international racing bodies or serve on committees overseeing different aspects of the sport's global development. These include:

  • Chief Executive Officer Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges : Vice-Chairman of the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA); Chairman of the Asian Racing Federation (ARF)
  • Executive Director, Racing, Andrew Harding : Executive Director of the IFHA; Co-Chairman of the IFHA Technical Advisory Committee; Secretary General of the ARF; Chairman of the Reference Laboratory Appointment Committee of the IFHA
  • Head of Handicapping and Race Planning Nigel Gray : Co-Chairman of the IFHA's World's Best Racehorse Rankings Committee
  • Chief Stipendiary Steward Kim Kelly : Chairman of the International Harmonisation of Raceday Rules Committee
  • Head of Racing Laboratory Dr Terence Wan: Chairman of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Laboratory Expert Group; Vice-Chairman of the Drug Control Committee of the ARF