State Horse Groom and Clean Contest

Event Schedule 

Registration Information:

Registration must be postmarked by September 14th. Registrations post-marked after September 14th will not be accepted. If registration fees are sent in separately, payment must be received by day of contest in order to participate.Single entry of $30.00 covers one team.

Registration Form (fillable .pdf)

Event Details: The primary objective of the Groom & Clean Contest is to provide an opportunity for youth enrolled in a 4-H horse project to demonstrate their knowledge of horses and equine related subject matter (written test), grooming and team work skills (grooming phase) and their showmanship skills (showing phase) in a competitive yet friendly and relaxed setting.

New location for 2020:

Hartford Fairgrounds 14028 Fairgrounds Rd Hartford, OH 43013

Rules & Regulations- (updated in 2019)

Other Contact:
Duane Stutzman
Animal Sciences Building, Room 222A
2029 Fyffe Ct.
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614-688-8109