Senior Fitting Contest

Saturday, June 2, 2018

4:00 p.m.

Registration: Pre-Registration Required


General Contest Rules

  • Open to youth ages 16-19 on the day of the conest
  • Contestants must provide an animal to fit that has been entered in the show
  • Only the head and legs of the heifer may be clipped before the contest
  • Contestants must provide their own fitting equipment
  • Contestants will have 60 minutes to fit their animal to show ready
  • Each contestant is allowed to have one helper (aged 12-19).  That helper is to block the animal and hold the head up.  There will be NO brushing, clipping, spraying, coaching, advising, etc. by the helper.  There will also be NO interaction between contestants and the ringside or other contestants

The following scorecard will be used:

  • Ease of handling equipment
  • Proper clipping technique on body
  • Proper topline hair grooming  (Including blowing and clipping)
  • Hair is blended properly
  • Proper use of sprays and adhesives
  • Preparation completely finished
    • 20 points
    • 20 points
    • 30 points
    • 10 points
    • 10 points
    • 10 points