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Illinois Horse Fair is Produced by the Horsemen's Council of Illinois



Young Riders Program

FRIDAY - MARCH 1, 2013

 

4:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Anatomy Relay
• Learn what body parts horses and humans have in common and then participate in a timed relay.

4:40 - 5:20 p.m.

Grooming Tools and Parts of the Saddle
• Investigate an English and Western Saddle, name and compare common parts.
• Discuss the basics about grooming tools and how each is used.

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Fun N Games

 

SATURDAY - MARCH 2, 2013

 

9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Fun N Games

10:10 - 10:40 a.m.

Autograph session with the 2013 Miss Rodeo Illinois and Miss Teen Rodeo Illinois

10:50 - 11:20 a.m.

Parts of the Hoof
• Become aware of and be able to list the parts of the bottom of the horse hoof.

11:30 - 12:00 p.m.

Anatomy Relay
• Learn what body parts horses and humans have in common and then participate in a timed relay.

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Illinois Equine Youth Associations Information Session

2:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Horse Sense
• Interactive exercises for kids on horse training and perception.

3:10 - 3:40 p.m.

Leg Wrapping Demos

3:50 - 4:50 p.m.

Make It and Take It: Tie a Rope Halter

5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Knot-ology-Are You Knot Savvy?

5:40 - 6:30 p.m.

Rodeo Round-Up with IHSRA

 

SUNDAY - MARCH 3, 2013

 

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Fun N Games

10:10 - 10:40 a.m.

Meet and Greet with Miss Illinois Horse Fair 2013 and her court

10:50 - 11:20 a.m.

Skinny vs. Fat Horses
• Learn more about Body Condition Scores and feeding your horse.

11:30 - 12:15 p.m.

Grooming Tools and Parts of the Saddle
• Investigate an English and Western Saddle, name and compare common parts.
• Discuss the basics about grooming tools and how each is used.

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Illinois Equine Youth Associations Information Session

Horsemen’s Council of Illinois produces Illinois Horse Fair and Equestrian Lifestyle Expo.