Elkhart County 4H Saddle Club

  PO Box 211, Wakarusa, Indiana, 46573 

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2017 4-H Show Patterns 

Walk Trot Patterns ( Beginning Riders, Note: 4-H Leaders will assess riders skill level and determine if rider is eligible for walk trot classes)  

EquitationHorsemanship, English & Western Showmanship, Trail 


Jr. Patterns (Finishing grades 3-7)

EquitationHorsemanship, English & Western ShowmanshipTrail , Reining, Versatility


Sr. Patterns (Finishing grades 8-12)

EquitationHorsemanship, English Showmanship, Western ShowmanshipTrail , Reining, Versatility


All Ages

Ranch Horse Pleasure, Ranch Horse Trail, Mini Trail, Jumping, Western Riding,  Gymkhana, Dressage introductory, Dressage training

2017 4-H, Open, & NBHA Showbills 

4/22 & 4/23 Open Fuzzy Contesting & Pleasure Show - Operated by Jr Leaders

5/13   Contesting Show - 10:00 am start time - Operated by Jr Leaders

6/10 & 6/11 Open English & Contesting Show  - Operated by Jr Leaders

7/8 & 7/9 4-H Pleasure, English, & Contesting Practice Show - Operated by Show Committee

8/19 Contesting Show 4-H & NBHA - Operated by Show Committee

8/20 Contesting Show 4-H & NBHA - Operated by Show Committee

The fair classes are posted to help you with scheduling your work duties.  Please be aware of your show schedule when planning your work duties.

Saturday July 22rd

     Vet Check-In: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 Noon 

     Schooling over jumps--TBA 

     JUMPING COMPETITION 1:00 P.M. 

     DRESSAGE 5:00 P.M.

     Exhibition Classes following

Sunday July 23th

     Vet Check-In 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. 

     Fair Parade 

     CONTESTING 6:00 p.m. (approximate) (Barrels and Keyhole)

Monday July 24th
     ENGLISH HALTER & PERFORMANCE: 9:00 a.m. 

     PLEASURE DRIVING CONTESTING immediately following or TBA (Poles and Speed & Action)

Tuesday July 25th
    WESTERN SHOWMANSHIP & HALTER: 9:00 a.m. 

    CONTESTING immediately following or TBA (Flags, Down and Back, & Stake Race)

Wednesday July 26th
    WESTERN PERFORMANCE : 9:00 a.m. Pleasure, Ranch Horse Pleasure,   Horsemanship, Western Reining, & Western Riding
    FUN SHOW 7:00 p.m.
    (subject to change if rain date needed for contesting)

Thursday July 27th 

    WALK/TROT TRAIL : 9:00 a.m. TRAIL immediately following

    2016 Costume Class Theme:

Friday July 28th
    WALK/TROT VERSATILITY : 8:00 a.m. (Pleasure/Barrels) 

    VERSATILITY JR/SR: 9:00 a.m.
    DRILL TEAM PERFORMANCE: Approx 5:30 p.m. 

    RECOGNITION OF OUTGOING 4-H MEMBERS: Approx 6:00 p.m.

Saturday July 29th

    Clean out barn, tear down stalls, clean horse trailer spots

    CHECK OUT BY 10:00 A.M.--MUST HAVE BE BOARD APPROVED TO LEAVE          EARLIER!!