ESE 4-H Horse Show Qualification
Selection for Eastern States Exposition
The top seventeen exhibitors at this show will be eligible to represent New Hampshire at the Big E in West Springfield, MA, September 20 - September 24, 2013. In addition to class point accumulation, conduct and attitude outside the ring may be considered. Those attending ESE must be at least 12 and not have turned 19 on January 1. All exhibitors at the ESE 4-H show must be able to successfully and safely walk, trot, and canter in a group. All ESE entries must be filled out, signed and mailed in with the state show entry. Those exhibitors not submitting a complete ESE entry will not be considered for ESE. An orientation meeting for members going to Eastern States will be held in late July/early August date, time and location to be announced.
The Eastern States Exposition Horse Packet is available here.
Stable Managers from Strafford, Sullivan, Belknap, and Carroll Counties will be eligible to go to Eastern States Exposition this year as Teen Leaders. Stable Managers selected to go to ESE as Teen Leaders need to be hard working, responsible, skilled, and dedicated. They must participate as a Stable Manager or an exhibitor at the New Hampshire State 4-H Horse Show. For more information about the Team Leader position, please see the Eastern States Exposition 4-H Horse Packet.