Woodbridge Shoeing Competition


Open to registered farriers and apprentices
Scott Taylor: 07875 747715
Monday 6th May 2024
Venue Trinity Park, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 8UH
JUDGE: Tom Farmer AWCF
Ben Coy AWCF

Class information below

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Additional information


Class 1 (Apprentice Shoeing), Class 2 (Open Cob Shoeing), Class 3 (Apprentice Therapeutic Shoe Making), Class 4 (Open Shoe Making)

Class 1

All new apprentice class
Open to all apprentices
Time allowed 60 mins
Apprentice fireman are allowed

1 concave shoe made and fitted to a wooden training foot
1 fullered shoes made and fitted to a wooden training foot
Shoes will be judged on shoe making and the fit each shoe marked out of 20

Highest 3 1st and 2nd year to be awarded rosettes
Highest 3 3rd and 4th year to be awarded rosettes

Entry fee £20
Prizes £25, £15, £10.

Class 2

Open Cob Shoeing (2 shoes) Time allowed 60 minutes. Entry fee £30.00
1 ¾ Fuller shoe on allocated foot, 1 Bar Shoe specimen opposite side to foot allocated

Prizes £35, £25, £10.

Class 3

Apprentice Therapeutic Shoe Making. Time allowed 60minutes. Entry fee £25.00

Make 2 shoes to Judge’s specification.

Prizes £30, £20, £10.

Class 4

Open Shoe Making. Time allowed 60minutes. Entry fee £30.00

Make 2 shoes to Judge’s specification
Prizes £30, £20, £10.

£15 Prize for Best workmanlike apprentice over the day.

Sponsored by
£15 prize for Best shod foot

The Gowing Trophy Highest scoring apprentice over both classes
The woodbridge trophy for highest scoring qualified over both classes



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