Open Youth Equine Clinics & Iowa 4H & FFA Team Fun Competition
Supplemental funds provided by the Buchanan County Chapter, Thrivent Financial
DATE: MAY 30, 2015
LOCATION: Pullin Simonsen Arena Cattle Congress Grounds
257 Ansborough Ave. Waterloo, Iowa
CLINICS & PRESENTATIONS by:
Showmanship: Justin Nosbich - Ranch Pleasure: Dylana Luett - Judging Reasons: Megan Gogerty & Dennis Deppe - Judging Clinic: Megan Gogerty - Western Pleasure: Justin Nosbich - Barrel Racing: Becky Pint - Nutrition: Hillary Lynch - Horse Care: Dr. Shelly Reid, DVM - Trail: Judi Nelson
$15 fee for clinics with horses, must be pre-registered by May 15. Open to all youth 18 and under. Audit-FREE or donation to BUCOAS.
$5 Fee for Judging Team & Reasons Clinic; Pre-registration preferred but not required. See Clinic Entry Form for more information.
8:00 AM Check In & Arenas available for open riding
9:00 - 10:30 PS Arena: SHOWMANSHIP CLINIC / RANCH HORSE CLINIC
Bleachers: Judging Team Scoring & Reasons Clinic
Outdoor Arena: TRAIL CLINIC
10:30 - Noon PS Arena: WESTERN PLEASURE CLINIC / JUDGING CLINIC
Outdoor Arena: BARREL RACING CLINIC
Noon Lunch Break – Lunch Stand Available
All Attend: Purina Nutrition / Basic Horse Care / Arena Etiquette
1:00 - 2:00 Open Riding – PS Arena & Outdoor Arena
Bleachers: Ask a Vet (Questions & Answers)
2:00 PM TEAM FUN COMPETITION
$10 Team Fee must be pre-registered by May 15. See Team Entry form for more information.
Teams made from minimum 4 current 4H/FFA members, and their enrolled equine projects; with 2 entries from each team eligible to compete in each class. See entry form for more details.
CLASSES: Showmanship - English Pleasure - Western Pleasure - Ranch Pleasure - Barrel Race - Ribbon Race - Obstacle Race (No horses - timed) - Bat Race (No horses –bring a bat) - Boot Race (No horses)
Following Events: Awards Ceremony & Social Time
Participants: NO Barns or stalls may be used – must work out of your trailer. No overnight camping. PLEASE clean up after your horse – take manure home. Please support the lunch stand available – no other food allowed on grounds. Please be courteous to all volunteers who helped make this special event possible. This event is a fundraiser for the Buchanan County Animal Shelter. All fees & donations go to the Shelter. BuCoAS is a 501 C 3 non-profit organization. Clinic registration & fee NOT guaranteed slot in Clinic, notification will be given to all entries of acceptability, however, all entry fees will be retained as donation to Shelter.
This affordable youth event is possible by combined efforts of generous clinicians, Buchanan Co. Animal Shelter friends, 4-H & FFA friends, Numerous Sponsors, B&B Farm Store (Jesup) and Silver Spur Saddle Shop (Waterloo). THANK YOU ALL!
MANY THANKS TO NATIONAL CATTLE CONGRESS, Clinicians and Volunteers for this opportunity!
Questions? Contact Kris Klingaman 319 231-2541 or Lynette Kresser 563 920-6117
Clinic and Team Entry Forms are in our Store under Event Tickets and Registration for you to copy and paste or you can download the forms at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/492266997576893/ (Iowa 4-H & FFA Equine Facebook Page)