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2020 Hippology and Horsebowl Invitational

February 18, 2020
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2020 Contest Results

Thank you to all teams and participants for joining us on Saturday. This contest was our biggest yet with nearly 60 participants. We had 8 Novice Participants (grades 3 & 4), 13 Junior Participants (grades 5 & 6), 12 Intermediate Participants (grades 7 & 8), and 23 Senior Participants (grades 9 - 12). Below you will find the results for each division. They will be broken down by individual and team results. Please contact Katie Frew ( with any questions. We look forward to hosting this event in the future so stay tuned for a save the date! 

Counties and Chapters Represented: 

Brown County 4-H, Greene County 4-H, Hendricks County 4-H, Indiana Ag and Tech FFA Chapter, Johnson County 4-H, Monroe County 4-H, Putnam County 4-H, Sullivan County 4-H, Tippecanoe County 4-H, Vigo County 4-H, and Wayne County 4-H. 


Novice Individual Results

Novice Team Results

Junior Individual Results

Junior Team Results

Intermediate Individual Results

Intermediate Team Results*

Senior Individual Results

Senior Team Results*

*Please note that team problems were added to total scores by hands so these result pages only show the individual score portions. 


Contest information and details. 

***This event has now passed. Please check back for information about the 2021 contest in November 2020.***

When: Saturday, February 15th 

Registration: 9:15 - 9:45 a.m. 

Hippology Test Begins: 10:00 a.m.

Horsebowl will begin at the conclusion of the Hippology contest. 

Where: 4-H Building, Monroe County Fairgrounds

Green and White cinder block building

5700 W. Airport Rd. Bloomington, IN 47403

Who: Open to all 4-H members grade 3-12

4-H members are invited to participate as a member of a team or as an individual. Find out more about Hippology and Horsebowl on the Indiana 4-H webpage here:

Cost: $2.00

There will be a $2.00 charge per participant. This helps to cover the cost of scantrons and insurance for the day. The $2.00 fee covers participation in Hippology and/or Horsebowl. Please bring payment with you the day of the contest. Cash or check will be accepted. 

Registration: Due Feb. 10th 

Please send registration forms to Katie Frew in Monroe County. You can email the forms to or mail them to:

Purdue Extension - Monroe County

3400 S. Walnut St.

Bloomington, IN 47401

Forms are available in the related files below. 

Other information: 

Contest follows all Indiana 4-H Hippology and Horsebowl contest rules. 

Lunch will not be provided but participants are welcome to bring their own lunches. A Subway and Steak-n-Shake restaurant are very close to the contest location. 

In case of severe weather please check this page for contest updates. Should the contest need to be cancelled, an email will also be sent to all coaches by 7:30am that morning. 

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