DATE: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
LOCATION: Megan Rowley's Home
REGISTER: Contact Megan Rowley at 385-468-4831 if you're interested in competing.
Participants may enter as an individual or in teams of 3 or 4 members.
Contestants share their knowledge and understanding of equine science and husbandry. The contest is judged in four different phases.
√ Examination Phase: Written Exam, Projected slides (for identification), Anatomy
√ Station Phase: Identification of saddles, tack, blemishes, age, general health, measurements
√ Judging Phase: Placement of 2 halter or conformation classes and 2 performance classes
√ Team Problems: Discussion of a "problem" and oral presentation of a solution or series of suggested procedures relative to the problem.
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