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Welcome to the Loup Valley 4-H Horse Conference Club!

The Conference is dedicated to bringing fun, family friendly horse shows to Nebraska 4-H youth!

2020 Loup Valley 4-H Horse Conference OPEN Scholarship Show

Sunday, September 20, 2020
Merrick County Youth & Ag Education Center Indoor Arena
Merrick County Fairgrounds, Central City, NE

9 AM START

All Around  High-Point Awards Each Age Division 1st, 2nd & 3rd!
FOUR AGE DIVISIONS–Age is as Jan. 1, 2020
8 – 11, 12 – 14, 15 – 18, 19 & Over
4-H Rules & LVHC OPEN Show Rules
OPEN Show Dress
$5.00 one time office fee, $5.00
per class, Exhibitions $5.00 per class.

LVHC 4-H Youth – Bring your numbers from the 2020 Show Season!

ENGLISH PLEASURE – All Age Divisions
ENGLISH EQUITATION – All Age Divisions

HALTER CLASSES

  • 2 – 4 Year Old Fillies
  • 2 – 4 Year Old Geldings
  • Aged Mares
  • Aged Geldings
  • Showmanship – 4 Age Divisions

PERFORMANCE CLASSES

  • 2 & 3 Year Old Snaffle Bit (horse may NOT be used in any other pleasure class. Warm up time allowed.)
  • Western Pleasure – Four Age Divisions (Note: All age divisions, horses may NOT cross enter in Ranch Rail Pleasure)
  • Walk-Trot Western Pleasure – 8 – 11 ONLY (participant may NOT cross enter in any other Horsemanship class)
  • Walk-Trot OPEN – All Ages 
  • Pony Pleasure – 14.2 hands & under (Note: horse may NOT cross enter in any other Western Pleasure class)
  • Ranch Rail Pleasure – Four Age Divisions (Note: horse may NOT cross enter in any Western Pleasure class)
  • Horsemanship – Four Age Divisions
  • Walk-Trot Horsemanship – 8 – 11 ONLY (participant may NOT cross enter in any other Horsemanship class)
  • Ranch Riding – Four Age Divisions–Outdoor Arena 12:00 – 2:00 PM
  • Reining – Four Divisions–Outdoor  Arena 2:00 – 4:00 PM

SPEED EVENTS (no walk-trot exhibitors allowed, warmup outdoor arena after 4 PM)

  • Poles – Four Age Divisions
  • Barrels – Four Age Divisions
  • Keyhole – Four Age Divisions

Contact Information: Sara Umstead 308-624-0007, Kim Dugan 308-750-3912
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WARNING: Under Nebraska law, an equine activity sponsor or professional shall not be liable for any injury to, or death of a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risk of equine activities. Code of Nebraska LB 153

Extension is a Division of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University Nebraska – Lincoln cooperating with the Counties and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The 4-H Youth Development program abides with the non-discrimination policies of the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and the United States Department of Agriculture.

2019 AWARDS

*Champion and Reserve Champion Overall High-Point Awards–Saddles & Custom Belt Buckles

*Showmanship Champion–Custom Belt Buckle

*Speed Champion–Custom Belt Buckle
*Super Horse Award
*Sportsmanship Award

 

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!

CHAMPION SPONSORS

 

 

 

 


RESERVE CHAMPION SPONSORS

Gydesen Ranch

 

PFLCO

 


GOLD SPONSORS

Brad & Sue Staab
Dan & Sue Jacobs
PFLCO