State Horse Bowl Contest

April 10, 2021
Animal Science Research Center, University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.
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The primary objective of Horse Bowl contests is to provide an opportunity for youth enrolled in 4-H horse projects to demonstrate their knowledge of equine related subject matter in a competitive setting where attitudes of friendliness and fairness prevail. It is also hoped that these contests will provide an educational experience for both participants and spectators.

Registration

Register through your 4-H Online profile from Feb. 15 to March 15.

Horse Bowl rules and regulations are in the 4-H Horsemanship Manual and Horse Bowl Guidebook, found under resources.

Contest

The Horse Bowl contest will be held in the University of Missouri Animal Science Center. The schedule to start the day is as follows:

8:30 a.m. — Coaches and helper meeting

9:30 a.m. — Bowl Registration/Check-In!

10 a.m. — Opening Session

10:30 a.m. — Contest Begins

  • Eat your lunch between rounds
  • In past years, the awards presentation has begun around 5:30 p.m.

Rules and Resources

Objectives

The primary objective of Horse Bowl contests is to provide an opportunity for youth enrolled in 4-H horse projects to demonstrate their knowledge of equine related subject matter in a competitive setting where attitudes of friendliness and fairness prevail. It is also hoped that these contests will provide an educational experience for both participants and spectators.

All contestants and coaches are expected to be thoroughly familiar with all the rules and regulations set forth herein.

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Past results