Vodacom Durban July Media Release

 No: VDJ2110

28 June 2021

Embargo : None

 Written by : Dave Macleod


Vodacom Durban July race day will go ahead

Durban - Following President Ramaphosaís National Address last night moving South Africa to Adjusted Level 4 and the media release from the National Horseracing Authority earlier today, Gold Circle can confirm that the Vodacom Durban July race day will go ahead on Saturday, 3 July 2021.

On course attendance at all race meetings in KwaZulu-Natal, from today until further notice, will be limited to essential services personnel; Trainers, Jockeys, Grooms, NHA Staff and Gold Circle Staff required to ensure each race meeting can proceed. No Owners, Gold Circle Members or Box/Suite Holders will be permitted access to either Hollywoodbets Greyville or Hollywoodbets Scottsville until further notice.

The Vodacom Durban July race meeting will be available to view on Tellytrack (DSTV Channel 249) and via the official broadcast on SuperSport 4 (DSTV Channel 204) from 13h00-16h00 on Saturday. The 1st race is off at 11h15 with the VDJ run at 15h00 and the 10th race off at 16h45.

The 2021 Vodacom Durban July takes place at Hollywoodbets Greyville Racecourse on Saturday 3 July. More information can be found at www.vodacomdurbanjuly.co.za 

Note to media (not for publication)
There will be no application for media accreditation - as was the case with last year's behind-closed-doors Vodacom Durban July.

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Vodacom Durban July logo - landscape orientation - JPeg  

Vodacom Durban July logo - portrait orientation - JPeg  

The theme for the 2021 Vodacom Durban July - "Birds of a Feather" - JPeg

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The theme for the 2021 Vodacom Durban July - "Birds of a Feather" - PDF

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