Rocky Ridge Riders 4-H

Hanover County, Virginia

The 2018 Virginia State 4-H Horse Show Book is HERE!  Please read the rule book.

Please let Leona Ransdell know if you have any questions on the rule changes, her contact info:
540-231-6345 (office) or [email protected]

We know everyone is getting excited and ready for the State show! Any changes to horse declaration corrections must be done by June 18!  Please check the declaration list here to be sure your entry is correct.

The State Show entry form can be found here and the Final Show Schedule is here.

The March / April Newsletter is out! Lots of news and dates that you need to know

-          Horsemanship Skills levels 3 & 4

-          Ambassador news

-          Qualifying Dates ? set your calendar to Qualify for the State Show and State Fair

-          Other fun and educational events!


Reminder: May 1 is the deadline for Horse Project Declarations.

2018 District Qualified Youth Registration Document
VT Equine Release, Waiver, and Indemnification Statement
4-H Health History Report Form

VT Policy Guidelines for Open vs. 4-H Horse Events

Silent Auction items needed for 2018 Virginia State Horse Show!  Click here for the sponsor letter and donor form.

Please review the district rules and qualifications, click here for Virginia Tech's Policy and Guidelines for Shows and Clinics, or under the Resources tab.  Click here for the updated clinic application.  Please use this Qualified Youth Form to send to [email protected], so that the master list can be updated and placed online. 

 Project Book for 2017-2018:see "resources" page for project book template

Please begin your new project book for the club year, everyone's beginning inventory and goals should be done, please bring a draft to the 4-H meeting so the president and Vice President can check them off.  Just a reminder, that you should be using the HANOVER COUNTY format for the Horse Management Project Book.
Time to make sure you are enrolled online! Click here  Please use your previously registered profile.  If you've forgotten your password, resetting it is easy.  
**Parents - Register yourselves as volunteers.  If you are in the least bit active and spend time with the children, a background check is done to be a 4-H volunteer.  If you feel as though you will have little to no contact with children, you will register as a "contact".   It's a very quick and easy process!  Please re-enroll as soon as possible.
Lots of events coming up you will want to participate in!  Click here to visit the Hanover County Cooperative Extension Facebook Page.  Links will be available on FB at least a week before the county website.  Some links below you may need:

 VCE Website   SE District (Region 2) Horse Council

Please see our calendar for events as well. 


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