The Northwestern University Hunt Seat show in Evanston, Illinois was a great opening to the spring season. ISU was one of the t eams within the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association that competed. Kaitlyn Chantrey(Junior) placed 1st in her flat class, and placed 5th in her over fences glass despite losing her stirrups every jump! Caitlin Fjeld (Freshman) placed 2nd in her jumping class, and 4th in her flat class. Ashley Janssen (Freshman) placed 4th in her jumping class, and 2nd on the flat. Mara Resop (Freshman) placed 2nd in her flat class. Sejla Pujagic (Freshman) placed 4th in her flat class. Abby Wylder (Junior) finished 4th in her flat class despite having change horses twice due to lameness issues. Anna Randleman(Junior) placed 2nd in the flat class.
The Iowa State Fair 4H Horse Show is a long tradition at the Iowa State Fair. The show runs from August 8th through noon on August 11th. On Monday horses arrive and fill the horse barn on the fairgrounds. Youth and their families bring with them tack boxes, saddles, bridles, feed and much more. The youth have worked all year and especially the last few months to prepare horses for the show. The Iowa State Fair 4H Horse Show Schedule is listed below. Everyone is invited to come watch and cheer for the youth.
Monday, August 8 3:00 p.m. Horses may arrive
Tuesday, August 9 7:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Iowa State Fair Horse Schedule https://www.iowastatefair.org/upl/downloads/competition/livestock-schedules/horse-schedule.pdf