HORSE EVALUATION

CAREER DEVELOPMENT EVENT

Overview

Student contestants evaluate halter classes which include Quarter Horse, Conformation Hunter, Appaloosa, Arabian, Paint and Morgan; or they evaluate performance classes which may include Western Pleasure, Western Riding (Pattern One), reining, English Pleasure (Saddle Seat), Hunter Under Saddle (Hunt Seat), and Hunter Hack. Members give oral reasons explaining their placing of specific classes.

Invitational Details

Tack and Equipment Identification (Record in Questions/Exam Section)

Performance Class Videos:

     Class 1: Hunt Seat Equitation - Instructions and Video

     Class 2: Western Pleasure - Video (Questions class)

     Class 3: Reining: Pattern and Video

Placing Class Videos:

     Class 4: 3-year old Stock Fillies halter

     Class 5: Half Arabian Halter

     Class 6: Quarter Horse Geldings Halter (Questions class)

Horse Officials and Keys

 

For your specific questions contact:

 

Dennis (BJ) Bjorklund

Minnesota FFA CDE Coordinator

612-269-1742

bjork045@umn.edu

Lavyne Rada

Minnesota FFA Program Manager

2021 LDE Coordinator

605-695-1861

lrada@mnffa.org