4-H Horse Classic
California 4-H State Horse Classic
Elk Grove, CA
June 27 - June 30, 2019
About the 4-H Horse Classic Championship Show
The California 4-H Horse Classic offers 4-H members the chance to showcase the culmination of their efforts put forth in their equine projects throughout the year. At the State Championship Horse Show, 4-H riders have this opportunity to compete at a level beyond local, county or regional events. Participants must pre-qualify at qualifying horse shows.
Educational contests will now be its own separate event. Hippology, Horse Judging, and Public Speaking will be held at Fresno Ag Pavilion on Saturday, April 27, 2019.
Horse Bowl will be held at 4-H Horse Classic on Thursday, June 27, 2019
The 4-H Horse Classic provides participants with an opportunity to:
- Establish lifelong friendships with fellow 4-H members and leaders throughout the state.
- Network with other counties and share personal experiences that have been meaningful to each person’s growth and development.
- Share their passion for horses and expand their equine knowledge.
- Experience personal growth.
- Further develop their leadership and citizenship skills.
- Promote good sportsmanship.
- Compete at a level that is beyond that of the local, county, regional or district level.
- Help raise funds to support the California delegation at the Western National Roundup.
New This Year
State 4-H Horse Education Contest for Horse Judging, Hippology and Public Speaking Contests will not take place at the CA 4-H Horse Classic. It has been moved to April 27th at the Fresno Ag Pavilion. Horse Bowl will still take place at CA 4-H Horse Classic.
Mini Horse classes will need to qualify
New Ranch Horse division classes to include, ranch horse trail, ranch riding pattern, modified reining, western riding and ranch horse trail.
High point and reserve high point as well.
Thursday, June 27: Check-in and Horse Bowl Contest @ 5pm
Friday, June 28: English Flat and Jumping
Saturday, June 29: Western Flat, Trail and Ranch Horse, Awards BBQ
Sunday, June 30: Gymkhana and Mini Horse
At Brookside Equestrian Park, there are RV spaces, rooms and campers to rent, a swimming pool and two restaurants on site.
2018 Horse Classic Results
Qualifying Horse Shows
See the list of shows that qualify you to participate in the 2019 State Championship Horse Show at the Horse Classic.
4-H Equine Community Educations Specialist 2
email@example.com or 530-260-3277
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