4-H Youth Development Program
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4-H Youth Development Program
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4-H Youth Development Program

4-H Horse Education Contests

California 4-H Horse Education Contest 

Horse Judging, Hippology, and Public Speaking

Fresno Ag Pavillion

Saturday, April 27, 2019

8:00 am to 8:00 pm


The California 4-H Equine Planning Committee will be hosting the 2019 California 4-H Horse Education Contest at Fresno Ag Pavillion. The California 4-H Horse Education Contests gives 4-H members an opportunity to compete at the state level in horse  educational contests. 

About the 4-H Horse Education Contests

The California 4-H Horse Education Contest offers 4-H members the chance to showcase the culmination of their efforts put forth in their equine projects throughout the year. Members are able to showcase their equine knowledge in three contests: Hippology, Horse Judging, , and Public Speaking.  These contests are the CA qualifier for the Western National Roundup National Competition

**Horse Bowl contest will take place at the CA 4-H Horse Classic**

The top senior individuals in the public speaking contests, and the top four individuals in Horse Judging, Hippology and Horse Bowl will have the opportunity to represent California at the Western National Roundup in Denver, Colorado on January, 2019. View the results from the Jan. 2017 Western National Roundup

Event Information


Horse Judging

Public Speaking

Schedule (Tentative)


Registration Information

Events Rules and Information



All participants must fill out a medical authorization form and waiver of liability and mail them to the State 4-H office by Monday, April 22 or scan and email them to jbautista@ucanr.edu

Attn: Jessica Bautista
2801 Second St. 
Davis, CA 95618

Adult Forms

Adult Medical Authorization - English

Adult Waiver of Liability - English

Adult Medical Authorization - Spanish

Adult Waiver of Liability - Spanish

Youth Forms

Youth Medical Authorization - English

Youth Waiver of Liability - English

Youth Medical Authorization - Spanish

Youth Waiver of Liability - Spanish

Sponsor our CA 4-H National Teams



Shauna Bond
4-H Equine Community Educations Specialist 2 
sabond@ucanr.edu or 530-260-3277

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