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Nebraska horse riders will compete June 9-14 in University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension 4-H District Horse Shows.
Competition categories include Western pleasure ponies, junior and senior divisions of Western pleasure, Western horsemanship, hunter under saddle, hunt seat equitation, reining, pole bending and barrel racing, said Lena Cottle, UNL equine extension specialist.
Riders awarded blue and purple ribbons at district shows qualify and automatically will be entered into state classes at the 2014 4-H Horse Exposition in Grand Island July 13-17.     The annual district shows are held at county fairgrounds across Nebraska. This year’s dates, locations and local contact persons are: June 9, Sidney, Cynthia Gill, 308-254-4455; June 10, North Platte, Brenda Aufdenkamp, 308-532-2683.