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* UPDATED *

Douglas County 4-H Buckle Series Show Fall 2020

Douglas County 4-H Buckle Series is pleased to announce that they will be able to run three small shows this fall to complete the Series.

Pre-registration is preferred and note that if you arrive day- of without an RSVP there is a chance you will be turned away based on the number of competitors. We also reserve the right to cap competitor numbers at any point due to ever-changing COVID protocols as we approach each show date.

All Competitors, Participants, Ground Help, and Spectators MUST:
– Please limit spectators and extra help whenever possible, this will allow for more actual participants and competitors.
– Masks will be mandatory while inside the indoor unless mounted on a horse. Masks will be mandatory outside the indoor in any instance that you are not or cannot maintain 6′ of distance between people.
– Everyone, including those mounted should do their best to maintain 6′ of distance
– Frequent hand sanitizing/hand washing should be done in addition to avoiding high touch surfaces whenever possible
– Release forms MUST be signed by everyone attending (not just riders) prior to or upon check-in at the indoor in addition to signing-in all competitors and spectators on the sign-in sheet with their contact phone number and email.
– Spectators in stands MUST spread out to maintain 6′ of distance between themselves and other spectators. Similarly – crowding of the ingate will NOT be tolerated.
– Please only send one person to the office to check-in
– The sharing of tack and equipment between groups is prohibited.
– Trailers should be parked at least 20′ from each other to allow for social distancing while working outside around the trailers.
– There will be NO concessions at this event.

IF PROPER PROTOCOL IS NOT BEING FOLLOWED A WARNING WILL BE ISSUED BY SHOW STAFF. IF THE BEHAVIOR CONTINUES THE INDIVIDUAL WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE.

IF PROTOCOL IS NOT BEING FOLLOWED BY A LARGE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS THE SHOW WILL BE STOPPED AND IF BEHAVIOR CONTINUES THE SHOW WILL END FOR THE DAY WITH FUTURE DATES CANCELED.

We are happy to offer this opportunity, but protocols MUST be followed in order for this amazing opportunity to continue

Updated Dates
Saturday September 12th
Sunday October 25th
Sunday November 8th

The Buckle Series

The Douglas County 4-H Open Horse Show Buckle Series is a welcoming, educational, and FUN environment where both 4-H youth and community members alike gain experience working with and showing their horses!

The 2020 Series will offer five shows with overall highpoint awards given out upon completion of the series!

THANK YOU to sponsors: The DC Horse Steering Committee

All proceeds directly benefit the Douglas County 4-H Horse Program

UPDATED 2020 Show Dates:
Saturday September 12th
Sunday October 25th
Sunday November 8th

RSVP Prior to Show to help management gauge numbers of participants
Note – If you arrive day-of show without an RSVP management reserves the right to not accept the entry if it is not safe to add additional participants to the event at that time.
RSVP HERE

Registration begins at 8am (closes 15 minutes prior to that class starting)
Classes start at 9am

Buckle Series Hoodies & Hats!


Can be purchased at all Buckle Series Shows or by contacting the extension office

Registration

UPDATED 2020 Show Dates:
Saturday September 12th
Sunday October 25th
Sunday November 8th

Registration begins at 8am (closes 15 minutes prior to that class starting)
Classes start at 9am

RSVP Here! ~ Not required, but strongly preferred. If you arrive day-of show without an RSVP management reserves the right to not accept the entry if it is not safe to add additional participants to the event at that time.

Buckle Series Show Bill & Entry *Updated*

Buckle Series Release of Liability

Youth Participation Release Form *UPDATED*

Adult Participation Release Form *UPDATED*

Everyone in attendance the day of the Buckle Show will have to fill out and turn-in the youth participant or adult participant release forms in addition to signing-in at the office. Additionally, those riding on property will need to fill out the above buckle series release of liability. We know this is a lot and thoroughly appreciate your cooperation in this.

Results

January 25th Buckle Series Show

Results

Left to right
8-10 Champion; Addison R. & Reserve; (not pictured) Cassidy G.
11-13 Champion; Anika R. & Reserve; (not pictured ) Allie W.
14-18 Champion; Georgia S. & Reserve; Anna B.
19 & over Champion; Bethany P. & Reserve; Rebecca G.

Thank you to everyone who attended the first Buckle Series show of the year! It was a fantastic day filled with fun, learning, and some great competition! Stay tuned in for more pictures and results! Be sure to join in on the fun next time Sunday February 23rd!


4-H Horse Project