For the ninth annual contest, International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame member Craig Trnka challenges contestants with a practical shoe that Helps with Dropped Fetlocks. See how to enter.
How to Enter
Step 1: Make the horseshoe as described by Craig Trnka. (Click here for full instructions.)
Step 2: Complete the entry form (pdf). If you are unable to download the form, contact American Farriers Journal at (262) 782-4480 to request a form to be sent in the mail.
Step 3: Send in the completed form and your entry. If you won't attend the International Hoof-Care Summit, mail this entry form and horseshoe to American Farriers Journal, Summit Mail-In Forging Exercise, 16655 W. Wisconsin Ave., Brookfield, WI 53005.
Your entry must be received by January 19, 2023.
If you are entering from outside the U.S., DO NOT assign a value to your shoe on the customs declaration form.
You can drop off your entry form and shoe at the IHCS registration area by 5 p.m., Jan. 24, 2023
Step 4: Each contestant will receive a free commemorative T-shirt. The top finisher will earn a belt buckle and free 2024 IHCS registration. T-shirts will be mailed to those who submit a shoe by mail, and immediately given to those submitting a shoe at the Summit. All shoes not picked up at the IHCS will not be returned by mail.