Jr. Fair Show

P.O. Box 707, 601 Fairgrounds Road
Mt. Vernon, Ohio 43050
740-397-0484
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Knox County Fair 2017

Junior Fair Equine Schedule

The Knox County Fair Board will not tolerate disrespectful or undesirable conduct.  Noncompliance could result in removal from the grounds, which will be enforced by the board.

Class divisions are years member has shown a horse under saddle in 4-H including state fair.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

3:00 pm – Horses in place

4:00 pm - Barn Meeting – Horse arena covered bleachers

4:30 pm – ABC Judging

6:30 pm – Grand Entry followed by Club Introductions

Royalty Crowning, Skill-A-Thon Winners and

State Fair Delegate Acknowledgments

7:30 p.m. – Roping & Goat Tying

  1. Ground Roping
  2. Ground Roping
  3. Unmounted Goat Tail Tie – No horse; run to the goat, grab the rope the goat is tied with, pull the ribbon off the goat’s tail, but both hand in the air and that is when time stops.
  4. Mounted Goat Tail Tie – Ride horse down to goat, the handler must have the horse in hand and at a complete stop before you dismount, run to goat, grab rope goat is tied with, pull ribbon off tail, put both hands in air and that is when time stops.
  5. Breakaway Roping

*Sign up for Dressage Classes with Deb Eiden from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.


Sunday, July 23, 2017        9:00 a.m.

Dressage – 9:00 a.m. – Tack Inspection at 8:30 a.m.

  1. 2017 USDF Introductory Test A – Walk/Trot  
  2. 2017 USDF Introductory Test A – Walk/Trot (First Time Dressage Riders Only)
  3. 2017 USDA Introductory Test B – Walk/Trot
  4. 2017 USDA Introductory Test C – Walk/Trot/Canter
  5. Dressage Equitation
  6. Dressage Equitation
  7. 2017 USEF Training Level Test 1
  8. 2017 USEF Training Level Test 2
  9. 2017 USEF Training Level Test 3   
  10. Percentage Class (Rider chooses Test-First Level or above)
  11. Prix Caprilli
  12. Western Dressage Test – Introductory Level, Test 1 Walk/Jog
  13. Western Dressage Test - Basic Level, Test I Walk/Jog/Lope

*Sign up Saturday at the Entry Stand with Deb Eiden from 4:30 p.m. through 6:30 p.m.

Showmanship

  1. Western Showmanship 5 years in 4-H and over
  2. Western Showmanship 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  3. Western Showmanship 1 - 2 years in 4-H

Contesting

  1. Poles 5 years in 4-H and over
  2. Poles 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  3. Poles 1 - 2 years in 4-H
  4. Poles Walk/Trot
  5. Flags 5 years in 4-H and over
  6. Flags 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  7. Flags 1 – 2 years in 4-H
  8. Flags Walk/Trot

Monday, July 24 2017        9:00 a.m.

  1. Hunter Halter Horse
  2. Hunter Pony Halter
  3. English Sr. Showmanship
  4. English Jr. Showmanship
  5. Mini Showmanship
  6. Light Horse Showman of Showman
  7. English Pleasure
  8. English Pleasure
  9. English Pony Pleasure (58” and under; not eligible for classes 7 & 8)
  10. English Pleasure Walk/Trot
  11. English Equitation
  12. English Equitation
  13. English Equitation Walk/Trot
  14. English Pairs Class
  15. Balance Seat Equitation (No irons, three gaited)

Lunch break/tack change

  1. Western Horsemanship 5 years in 4-H and over
  2. Western Horsemanship 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  3. Western Horsemanship 1 - 2 years in 4-H
  4. Western Horsemanship Walk/Trot
  5. Western Pairs Class
  6. Speed & Control 5 years in 4-H and over
  7. Speed & Control 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  8. Speed & Control 1 - 2 years in 4-H
  9. Barrels 5 years in 4-H and over
  10. Barrels 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  11. Barrels 1 – 2 years in 4-H
  12. Barrels Walk/Trot
  13. Stakes Race 5 years in 4-H and over
  14. Stakes Race 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  15. Stakes Race 1 - 2 years in 4-H
  16. Stakes Race Walk/Trot
  17. Keyhole 5 years in 4-H and over
  18. Keyhole 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  19. Keyhole 1 – 2 years in 4-H
  20. Keyhole Walk/Trot
  21. Agility Race

*Sign up for Performance Versatility/Contest Challenge/Mini Versatility from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Entry fee:  $10.00 at the Entry Stand.  No late entries accepted and anyone can sign members up during this time.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017       

Fun Show   - Noon

  1. Costume Class
  2. Walk Trot Egg & Spoon
  3. Egg & Spoon
  4. Crate Paper Race
  5. Crate Paper Race
  6. Baby Bottle
  7. Bribe Your Horse
  8. Bribe Your Horse

Mini Show at 3:00 pm in practice arena

  1. Trail in Hand
  2. Hunter/Jumper Mini
  3. Driving Reinsmanship
  4. Mini Pony Cart All Age

Draft Hitch Classes 6:00 p.m.

  1. Horse Cart - Light Harness
  2. Pony Cart – Light Harness
  3. Horse Cart – Light Harness
  4. Pony Cart – Light Harness
  5. Horse Cart – Heavy Harness
  6. Pony Cart – Heavy Harness
  7. Horse Cart – Heavy Harness
  8. Pony Cart – Heavy Harness
  9. Driving Reinsmanship
  10. Trail in Hand
  11. Horse/Pony Single 4 Wheeled Vehicle
  12. Light Pleasure Driving - Three Gaited
  13. Horse Team
  14. Pony Team
  15. Horse Team
  16. Pony Team
  17. Ride a Draft Horse
  18. Ride a Draft Pony
  19. Dollar Bill Race
  20. Draft Horse/Pony Barrels Walk/Trot
  21. Magazine Race
  22. Egg & Spoon
  23. Bubble Gum Race

Wednesday, July 26, 2017    9:00 a.m.

  1. Pee Wee Showmanship (8 years and under; no awards, participation ribbons only)
  2. Horseless Horse & Disability Showmanship 9 – 18 years (no horse project; participation ribbons only)
  3. Production Halter
  4. Western Pony Halter (58” and under; not eligible for classes 5 & 6)
  5. Western Halter Geldings
  6. Western Halter Mares
  7. Lounge Line (Horses 2 years and under)
  8. Pee Wee Lead In Rider (8 years and under; no awards, participation ribbons only)
  9. Horseless Horse & Disability Lead In 9 – 18 years (no horse project; participation ribbons only)
  10. Western Pleasure Walk/Trot
  11. Western Pleasure 1 – 2 years in 4-H
  12. Western Pleasure 3 - 4 years in 4-H
  13. Western Pleasure 5 years in 4-H and over
  14. Western Pleasure Pony 58” and under (Three gaited)   
  15. Reining Pattern A
  16. Ranch Horse Pleasure (See 4-H Rulebook; cannot show in classes 10 - 14)
    Practice arena at West end
  17. Trail Walk Trot           
  18. Trail 1 - 2 years in 4-H       
  19. Trail 3 - 4years in 4-H           
  20. Trail 5 years in 4-H and over

(4-H Rules Apply:  Proper Equipment/Attire will   

be strictly enforced in order to participate)

Contest Challenge –Show Starts at 3:00 pm (or after Trail)

  1. Barrels
  2. Barrels
  3. Pole Bending
  4. Pole Bending
  5. Flags
  6. Flags
  7. Stakes Race
  8. Stakes Race
  9. Keyhole
  10. Keyhole

Thursday, July 27, 2017    1:00 p.m.

Miniature Horse Show

  1. Halter
  2. Showmanship*
  3. Hunter Jumper in Hand*
  4. Trail in Hand*
  5. Driving Reinsmanship*
  6. Pleasure Driving*
  7. Carrot Race
  8. Simon Says
  9. Egg & Spoon

Classes 1-6 will receive 1st through 5th place awards.

* Denotes Versatility classes: Exhibitor must participate in all classes which are awarded 1st through 3rd places; sign up is $10 on Monday from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Entry Stand.  No late entries accepted and anyone can sign members up during this time.

 

Versatility – 5:00 p.m. – Tack inspection at 4:00 p.m.

  1. Showmanship
  2. Showmanship
  3. Hunt Seat Equitation
  4. Hunt Seat Equitation
  5. Western Horsemanship
  6. Western Horsemanship
  7. Trail
  8. Trail
  9. Barrels
  10. Barrels

Friday, July 28, 2017       10:00 a.m.  

English Jumping

  1. Ground Poles Equitation Walk/Trot
  2. Ground Poles Working Hunter Walk/Trot
  3. Hunter Hack (Max 2’3”)
  4. Beginner Hunter Hack Over X-Rails
    X-Rails Division 1’6”
  5. Beginner Equitation over X-Rails
  6. Beginner Working Hunter over X-Rails
    Green Rider Division 2’0”
  7. Green Rider Hunter (X-Rails & Verticals)
  8. Green Rider Equitation (X-Rails & Verticals)
    Pick Your Own Height Division (2’3” – 2’6” – 3’3”) – Warm up over solid fences
  9. Pick Your Height Equitation (Solid Fences/X-Rails)
  10. Pick Your Height Working Hunter
    Beginning Hunter Jumper (Max 2’6”)
  11. Debut Jumper – Course #1
  12. Debut Jumper – Course #2
  13. Handy Hunter Trail

Cloverbud Stick Horse Show (Practice Arena 1:00 p.m.)

  1. Barrels
  2. Flags
  3. Horsemanship
  4. Trail
  5. Egg N Spoon
  6. Boot Race
  7. Sack Race
  8. Stick Horse Lead In

                        *Parent, Siblings or other family members will ride the stick horse while cloverbuds lead them in a class. Walk, trot line up and backing will be asked of cloverbuds and their lead in.

Groom & Clean (Practice Arena 3:00 p.m.)

Fun Show (Following Jumping in Main Arena)

  1. Down & Back
  2. Down & Back
  3. 4-H Member Dollar Bill Ride
  4. Jack Benny Dollar Bill Ride
  5. Pony Express
  6. Pony Express
  7. Lead in Barrels – 8 years old & younger
  8. Jack Benny Lead In
  9. Jack Benny Flags

*Jack Benny - Rider 30 years old & over

Thank you for participating at the Knox County Fair!