2017

DEPARTMENT C

HEAVY HORSES

 

Premiums offered

$9,350.00

John Mosher, Superintendent

Phone 815/499-0359

 

No early release (all animals must be on grounds 72 hours).

 

All entries must be in writing.

 

  Entries close Noon Saturday before the fair.  Entries must be in writing (no phone calls). All persons exhibiting must first pay entry fees, stall fees and secure membership ticket of $20.00.  Helper’s ticket $12.00, two helpers tickets for each 6 head of heavy horses.   Barn stalls are $4.00 each.

  All Exhibitors must have Premise I. D.  number on the entry form.

Reserve stalls by August 10.  All horses must be on grounds by 2:00 PM Wednesday, August 16, 2017. All draft horses must be tied in their stalls.

  We reserve the right to pay half premiums if only one entry per class. The judge will be as thorough in his examination of animals as though he were making a purchase. 

  In no case shall a premium be awarded to an unsound or undeserving animal.  Awards made by single expert judge.  Any animal unworthy of exhibition shall be disqualified.  Any colt under one year may be shown by owner of sire.

  Only first prize winners will be eligible to show in Champion class.

 

Section 1

HALTER  CLASSES

 

Thursday 9:00 AM

Entry Fee $10.00

Premiums $50., $40., $30., $20., $10.

 

 

401-Mare, 4 years & over

402-Mare, 3 years & under 4

403-Mare, 2 years & under 3

404-Mare, 1 year & under 2

        Champion  Mare Over All (Rosette Ribbon)

406-Best Pair of Mares

407-Suckling Foal (No Entry Fee)

408-Mare & Foal

409-Gelding, 4 years & over

410-Gelding, 3 years & under

       Champion Gelding (Rosette Ribbon)                                                                    

412-Stallion, 1 & 2 years

413-Stallion, 3 years & over 

       Champion Stallion Over All (Rosette Ribbon)                        

415-Breeders Herd, 2 Mares & Stallion owned by exhibitor

416-Get of Sire, 2 animals any age or sex

417-Jr. Showmanship (17 years or under) Trophy sponsored by Northern American Draft Horse & Mule Assoc.

 

Section 2

Starting at 1:00 PM

Entry Fee $10.00

Braiding required for hitch classes

418-Four Horse Hitch-Premium-$390., $340., $290., $190.

419-Team Hitch Jr. Driver (Driver 17 years & under) Premium-$60., $50., $40., $30., $20. Trophy sponsored by Northern American Draft Horse and Mule Assoc.

420-Horsemanship Hitch, No braiding required, judged on driver’s ability & horses training. Premium-$125.00, $110.00, $80.00, $70.00, $60.00.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Section 2

HITCH  CLASSES (OPEN)

 

Friday 9:00 AM

Entry Fee $10.00

Braiding required for all hitch classes

 

Premiums: $125., $110., $80., $70., $60. unless otherwise stated.

 

421-Team Hitched, Male Driver

422-Team Hitched, Lady Driver

423-Men’s Cart

424-Ladies Cart

 

 

 

Start at 1:00 PM

Entry Fee $20.00

Sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank

 

425-Six Horse Hitch-North American Classic Six

       Total Premium to be paid out $2500.00

If 1 entry -1st- $2500.00

If 2 entries – 1st-$1500.00, 2nd-$1000.00

If 3 entries – 1st-$1000.00, 2nd-$800.00, 3rd-$700.00

If 4 entries-1st-$900.00, 2nd-$750.00, 3rd-$450.00, 4th-$400.00

If 5 entries – 1st-$850.00, 2nd-$725.00, 3rd-$375.00, 4th-$325.00, 5th-$225.00

If 6 or more entries – 1st-$800.00, 2nd-$700.00, 3rd - $350.00, 4th - $300.00, 5th  place and beyond - $175.00

 

Entry Fee $10.00

426-Unicorn Hitch-$240., $190., $155., $125., $115

427-Junior Driver Cart, (Driver 17 years and under) $60., $50., $40., $30., $20.