Homenewsabout usContact UsWebsite
Welcome to the
Campbell + Campbell Press Office
We create extraordinary horse-centric events. We are equine event specialists. We power the #RacingRevolution
Follow us:

Latest news

Racing's next move: can we learn from other sports to thrive?
Racing jurisdictions around the globe are suffering increased losses in revenue and crowd participation, as noted to delegates attending the 2023 Asian Racing Conference in Australia earlier this year. 15 May 2023 Read more

How to get a YIB to come racing!
Here is a real conversation with a South African man in his mid-20s. We'll call him "Young Intelligent Bore" (YIB) - an individual from Generation Z - those whose participation in horseracing was noted at the 2023 Asian Racing Conference as essential to the growth and survival of the sport. 3 May 2023 Read more

Unlocking the power of fun!
Embracing the fun and social aspects of a day at the races, with fans watching every race from start to finish, is a game-changer. Global Team Horse Racing (GTH) presents a thrilling and exhilarating experience that takes away complicated race form assessments and the pressure of choosing winners with the focus rather than supporting a team. 18 Apr 2023 Read more

Money buys the whisky
The saying goes, 'Talk is cheap, but it takes money to buy whisky'. It is often used by sceptics, invites us to reflect on the power of our words and encourages us to back them up with purposeful action. This ultimately defines our character and shapes our future. 4 Apr 2023 Read more

Backing a new winner - horse racing as you've never seen it before
Human social media influencers are so yesterday. It's time for the horsefluencer. 4 Apr 2023 Read more

Re-inventing an age-old sport for a new generation
Horse racing has been around for hundreds of years and it hasn't changed much - now's the time to re-imagine it, but how? 29 Mar 2023 Read more

Racing into the future!
There is no known 'Grey List' for sports, sporting disciplines or, for that matter, sporting events. But if there were, horse racing would probably be on it. Not in terms of having to be monitored for financial misdemeanours or shady deals, but for potentially becoming less visible, or getting stuck in a state of depression, as musically represented in the New Wave band Visage's 1981 chart-topper, 'Fade To Grey'. 20 Mar 2023 Read more

Lip service won't change racing's plight!
If horse racing's diminishing fan base constituted a political party, we'd probably be in parliament right now, cosying up in meaningless conversations to the best of them. Perhaps we'd be trying to form coalitions to survive. We won't make much progress, however. We'll become insignificant and gradually fade from the scene. 8 Mar 2023 Read more

GTH wins event of the year at Sport Industry Awards
Global Team Horse Racing (GTH), who engaged a young, diverse, and globally connected fan base for horse racing with their inaugural GTH Team Series at Hollywoodbets Greyville this year, has won the prestigious and sought-after 'Event of The Year' Award, presented at The Hollard Sports Industry Awards ceremony in Johannesburg last Thursday evening... 30 Nov 2022 Read more

Kwazulu Royals crowned 2022 Gth series champions
THE KWAZULU Royals defeated the Cape Stingers by 40 points in the showdown of the 2022 Global Team Horse Racing series (GTH) last Friday evening, September 2, 2022. The gripping new series has been underway at Hollywoodbets Greyville racecourse in Durban since August... 8 Sep 2022 Read more

GTH introduces cutting edge GPS technology to team racing
Currently, the absence of historical data limits the amount of comparative information gained from the sectional times. However, over the course of the four GTH race meetings, significant new data will be generated. This new data will, in turn, further enable form students to gain an insight into how races are run on the Hollywoodbets Greyville turf... 30 Aug 2022 Read more

GTH Junior Riders - for the love of the game
Global Team Horse Racing recently trialled GTH Junior Riders at a fun event held at the Equidome Indoor Equestrian Arena in Beaulieu, Midrand on the 22nd May 2022... 3 Jun 2022 Read more

South Africa launches Global Horse Racing series
It was recently announced that the Super Six Series that ran last year, is now back as Global Team Horse Racing (GTH), only this time it will be bigger and better than before... 22 Apr 2022 Read more

The Gauteng Summer Cup - It's a wrap
The Gauteng Summer Cup, presented by TAB Betting World, brought thousands of people flocking to Turffontein on 30 November 2019, for what many are touting as the greatest Summer Cup in years. 3 Dec 2019 Read more

The Gauteng Summer Cup fast facts
The Gauteng Summer Cup, presented by TAB Betting World, returns to Joburg on 30 November 2019. Ahead of the event, we thought we'd share some fun facts about the race day. 11 Nov 2019 Read more

Young talent shines at the Gauteng Summer Cup
Joburg's biggest horse racing event, The People's Race, is passionate about the people of Gauteng. Which is why this year, we've launched 808 Box, a brand new area designed to give young DJs and artists the chance to perform in front of large audiences. 11 Oct 2019 Read more

Floral fun at the Gauteng Summer Cup
The Summer Garden, a spectacular, floral-inspired hospitality area right on the track, has become one of the most popular areas from which to enjoy the annual Gauteng Summer Cup at Turffontein. 20 Sep 2019 Read more

Freshlyground to headline the Gauteng Summer Cup half-time show
Joburg's biggest horse racing day is set to welcome one of South Africa's biggest bands. 5 Sep 2019 Read more

How we partnered with the people of Gauteng to breathe new life into the Gauteng Summer Cup
Nine years ago, our event company, Campbell + Campbell, ventured into one of Joburg's oldest suburbs, Turffontein, for the first time. We were invited to host an area at the city's biggest and most-established horse race, the Gauteng Summer Cup. 30 Aug 2019 Read more

The Gauteng Summer Cup 2019
Horse racing. Local talent. Parties. Fashion. Family fun. Fabulous food and drinks. What more could you ask for from a day out with friends and family? 15 Aug 2019 Read more

More news...

Contact Campbell + Campbell

073 257 8178