Waukesha County 4-H Circuit Shows
For 4-H Members from Waukesha and other invited counties, and 4-H Alumni
Show 1: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Show 2: Saturday, July 1, 2023
Starrt time 8:30 am
Waukesha County Expo Grounds
Jack Weihert, 6/3
Terry Kluever, 7/1
Open Halter: English, Western, and Ranch
Open Ranch Rail Pleasure: W/T and W/T/C
Open Trail: Ridden and In-Hand
Bring your current Coggins!
***New this year - ONLINE REGISTRATION***
Save time on the day of the show and register for classes ONLINE. Select your classes from the comfort of your home. On the day of the show, just bring your Coggins to the office, let them know you are there, pay with check/tab, and you're set!
Open class dress code
Open class participants may wear formal show attire or casual show attire. Casual attire would include long sleeve collared shirt, jeans, and boots for western, or breeches, hunt shirt, and boots for English. Helmets required for all ridden classes. Hats allowed for western in-hand classes.
Open Freestyle Showmanship Requirements
Exhibitors will be required to create a written pattern with illustration to the judge prior to executing the pattern. Copy of pattern turned into the show office prior to the start of the show. Exhibitors will be responsible for setting up any cones needed for the pattern.
Setup for inspection
At least one pivot
Back (at least 4 steps)
Walk and Trot
NOTE: Exhibitors will be judged on correctness of maneuvers, but extra credits will be given for added level of difficulty in the patterns design and execution. The exhibitors should design their pattern to showcase their horses ability.
Examples of increased difficulties:
Backing (not in a straight line)
Pivots that exceed 360 degrees
Multiple transitions from the walk to trot to walk.