Horse/Oxen Pulls

For more information, contact

William Firgelewski 860-391-3979

Horse Pull

Saturday 


Horse Pull 10:00 am
Free-for-all 4:30 pm in the ring
Scales will open at 7:00 am
Weight slips from day before accepted
Draw from a Plank Pit
Allowing up to 10 lb overage per each horse

Contests are conducted under the rules of the Eastern Draft Horse Association.  Decisions of the judges are final.

Premiums:            1st           2nd          3rd          4th          5th           6th          7th          8th       9th
Under 3100#     $250      $220      $190      $165      $140      $120      $100      $85      $70
Under 3400#    $250      $220      $190      $165      $140      $120      $100      $85      $70
Free for all         $250      $220      $190      $165      $140      $120      $100       $85       $70

3-Horse 4930#$250   $220      $190       $165      $140       $120     $100      $85       $70

The 3100#, 3400# and Free-for-All classes will pull 12 feet
The 3-Horse class will pull 20 feet

Bag of feed donated to the team coming in last place by SHAGBARK LUMBER AND FARM SUPPLIES East Haddam, CT 

Rules (Horses)
1. All ponies and horses must have proof of rabies vaccination
2. All horses/ponies must test NEGATIVE for COGGINS within 12 months of show and have their CERTIFICATE
3. It is recommended that horses/ponies be vaccinated against EEE within 6 months of their first show date
4. No alcoholic beverages allowed on Fair Grounds.

Oxen Pull

For more information, contact Rob Cote at 860-301-0572

Sunday 9am

Rules
1. Cattle will be weighed 7am – 9am
2. Order of the Class Pulls may vary from this list
3. Maximum of 2 persons per team
4. The required pulling distance is 6 FEET
5. Oxen and Steers MUST have HEALTH CHART for TB & RABIES
6. Starting loads to be determined by Judges
7. No Fiberglass or plastic sticks or excess whipping.

Decisions of the Judges are final

         Premiums:                                        1st               2nd           3rd            4th           5th         6th          7th
9:00 Am  Class A : 2000 – 2400#            $140            $120         $110         $90          $65         $40         $30

10:30 AM  Class B : 2401-2800#             $150           $130         $120         $100         $75         $50         $40

12:00 PM Kids Pull under 1600# %          $70             $60           $50           $40        $30          $20        $20

1:30 PM  Class D: over 3200#                  $165           $145         $135          $115         $85         $60         $50

3:00 PM  Class C: 2801-3200#                $150           $130         $120         $100         $75         $50         $40

Kids Pull Rules

One team per Driver

Driver 16 years old or younger

Portion of the Premuims donated by Andy, Charlie and Sam Zelek.

Grain supplied by Shagbark Lumber and Farm Supplies