50th Nechako Valley Exhibition Results: Heavy Horse Show

Results of the Heavy Horse Show at the 2016 Vanderhoof fall fair

Heavy horses test their pulling strength on Aug. 21.

Heavy horses test their pulling strength on Aug. 21.

821 Draft Foals and Yearlings Halter

1st: Jessie Gardner showing a Gypsy Cob named Music

2nd: Tera Gardner showing a Gypsy Cob named Bellatrix.


822 Draft Mare or Gelding Halter

1st: Eileen Albertson showing a Belgian named Leroy.

2nd: Mike DiMassimo showing a Clydesdale named Prince.

3rd: Dyanne DiMassimo showing a Clydesdale named Ty.


823 Pulling Mare or Gelding (must be in the Pull)

1st: John McNolty showing Belgian named Bill.

2nd: Paul Leveque showing a Percheron named Rye.


Champion Halter

1st: John McNolty showing Belgian named Bill.


Reserve Champion Halter

1st: Dyanne DiMassimo showing a Clydesdale named Prince.


827 Costume Class

1st: Jessie Gardner

2nd: Grant Gardner

3rd: Joyce Marchant


829 Men’s/Ladies Cart

1st: Keith Wruth

2nd: Joyce Marchant


831 Draft Team on Wagon

1s: Keith Wruth

2nd: John McNolty/Hillary McNolty

3rd: Dyanne DiMassimo/Jenny Stringer


832 Ladies Team on Wagon

1st: Hillary McNolty

2nd: Joyce Marchant

3rd: Dyanne DiMassimo


834 Unicorn Hitch

1st: Keith Wruth


835 Four Horse Hitch

1st: Keith Wruth/Joyce Marchant


838 Walk behind Plow

1st: Joyce Marchant

2nd: Keith Wruth


839 Chore Team

1st: John McNolty

2nd: Joyce Marchant

3rd: Ben Rodts

4th: Keith Wruth


840 Team Log Skid

1st: Joyce Marchant

2nd: Keith Wruth

3rd: John McNolty


841 Teamster Competition

1st: John McNolty

2nd: Joyce Marchant

3rd: Keith Wruth


843 Farm Implement

1st: Joyce Marchant

2nd: John McNolty

3rd: Keith Wruth


844 Heavy Horse Team Pull-Light

1s: Zane Pickering, Driven by Calvin Buchta. Jock and Jimmy pulled 7600 lbs.

2nd: Joyce Marchant Jack and Prince pulled 7200 lbs.

3rd: Keith Wruth  Garth and Duke pulled  6125 lbs.


845 Heavy Horse Team Pull-Heavy

1st: Zane Pickering, Driven by Calvin Buchta. Tom and Willie pulled 7600 lbs

2nd: Lindsey Blackburn. Tim and Ted pulled 7200 lbs

3rd: Paul Levesque Rye and Ted pulled 6870 lbs.

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