The State 4-H Horse Show was held at the Hunt Horse Complex of the NC State Fairgrounds in July. There were 348 exhibitors that competed in 21 different divisions and across 158 classes. Forsyth County and the Forsyth 4-H Saddles and Spurs 4-H Club were Runner-up in the Sponsorship ad Challenge.
The Inaugural Alumni Showmanship Class was held as a fundraiser. The event raised $2,506 and boasted 29 exhibitors. Forsyth County had four exhibitors that finished in the top ten.
1 - Rebekah Ogburn May and Sittingontopoftheworld
3 - Lynn Carlson and Sheza Lonesome Babe
7 - Shannon Shelton and KM Smooth and Fancy
10 - Vickie Ogburn and Sittingontopoftheworld
View the full results and photos at https://equinehusbandry.ces.ncsu.edu/2019/08/2019-nc-state-4-h-horse-show-inaugural-alumni-showmanship-class/
Equine Artistic Expression
Forsyth County also had several winners in the Artistic Expression competition.
Drawing 5th Place: Maya Heath
Painting 7th Place: Maya Heath
View the full results at https://equinehusbandry.ces.ncsu.edu/2019/07/2019-creative-writing-and-artistic-expression-contest-winners/.
Horse Show Division Winners and Participants
Lil Britches Champion, Jr. Western Champion, and Reserve Jr. Versatility: Caelyn Carlson & Sheza Lonesome Babe
Jr. Versatility 6th Place: Lexi Edsall SittontopoftheWorld
Olivia Carlson, Preslee May, Amanda Quarles, and Caroline Lindsay also competed.
The full class and division results, as well as a list of sponsors, can be found at https://equinehusbandry.ces.ncsu.edu/2019/08/2019-nc-state-4-h-horse-show-results/.
View photos from the event at https://photos.app.goo.gl/ZpCsEM28bmWjzMHu5
For more information about 4-H or participating in equine activities, call April Bowman, Extension Agent, Livestock, Forages, and 4-H Youth Development 336-703-2855 or email email@example.com