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Idaho Team takes reserve at 4-H Classic!

nwssjudging.jpgWe were excited to learn that Idaho’s 4-H horse judging team, coached by ApHC director Dave Schjeldahl, earned the title of Reserve Champion Overall at the National 4-H Horse Classic at the National Western Stock Show in Denver last week. The Idaho team consisted of Emily Kvamme, Melissa Cook, Katie Cook, and Meghan Wescoat. They competed against teams from 15 other states. There were 64 individuals in the contest. We also need to mention that the team members are all Appaloosa Youth Association members. Congratulations ladies!

Part of our enthusiasm is due to fact that we were able to support the team’s trip by using funds generated by the Idaho Appaloosa license plate program. You may know that the Appaloosa is the official state horse of Idaho. Money from the license plate fund must be used for the benefit of Idaho youth equine activities.

Here are the Idaho results from the 4-H Horse Classic:

Halter – Individual
Emily Kvamme – 9th

Halter – Team
Idaho – 4th

Performance – Individual
Melissa Cook – 3rd
Emily Kvamme – 5th

Performance – Team
Idaho – 2nd

Reasons – Team
Idaho – 8th

Overall – Individual
Emily Kvamme – 5th

Overall – Team
Grand Champion – Colorado
Reserve Champion – IDAHO!!!!

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1 Comment

  1. Richard Lankford Said,

    January 16, 2008 @ 9:03 am

    Way to go Dave and kids.
    Another way promoting the Appaloosa horse and ApHC.

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