Brussels Boothill Bash

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The theme for Brussels 140th Celebration is western, featuring the Boothill Bash - an ecclectic array of horse events.  From fun celebrity challenges to sanctioned competitions with the Southern Ontario Cattle Sorting Association and the Ontario Reined Cowboy Association, the schedule is jam-packed for the whole weekend.  As much fun to watch as to compete.  Every 2-3 hours a new event will start.  Beer gardens, food and lots of spectator seating will make your visit even more fun.

 

Boothill Bash PartnersFriday, July 27, 2012

 

3:00 pm All-Around Cowboy Challenge Meeting/Trail Challenge Walk Through

4:00 pm Boothill Trail Challenge 
      A Timed Obstacle Course with 9 different Challenges Including Pony Express, Water Challenge, Bridge, Log Drag

4:50 pm All-Around Cowboy Photo Shoot (trail Challenge Arena)

5:00 pm Boothill All-Around Cowboy - Barrels  
      A Timed Clover-Leaf Pattern around 3 Barrels
     Prizes: First, Second, Wildcard

6:00 pm Adult Barrels (12 Competitors)
     A Timed Clover-Leaf Pattern around 3 Barrels
     Prizes: First, Second, Wildcard
     Youth Barrels (12 Competitors)
     A Timed Clover-Leaf Pattern around 3 Barrels
     Prizes: First, Second, Wildcard

7:30 pm Celebrity Challenge Winner Takes All (Charity) 
     Horse/Celebrity Combination runs a Barrel Pattern as well as a Pole Bending Pattern
     Adding the Two Times together…. Winner Takes All of the Entry $ for their Charity
     (Rider/Horse Combination cannot compete in another Event this weekend)

8:00 pm Youth Pole Bending
      A Timed 6 Pole Weaving Pattern
     Prizes: First, Second, Wildcard    

     Adult Pole Bending (12 Competitors)
     A Timed 6 Pole Weaving Pattern
     Prizes: First, Second, Wildcard

All –AROUND COWBOY POLE BENDING (DayLight Permitting)(Sat. 6:30 pm)

 

SATURDAY, July 28, 2012

 

 

8:00 am All-Around Cowboy Reined Cowhorse 
      A Judge Scores each Horse/Rider Combination completing a prescribed Reining Pattern f ollowed by a single Cow Released into the Arena where the Horse/Rider takes control and maintains the cow on the arena end showing the cutting / control
     …. The next maneuver is taking the cow past the Centre mark on the long side and completing a minimum of two turns…
     …..The final maneuver has the horse/rider turning the cow… two complete Circles - one each direction in the centre of the arena.
     The Scoring is marked between 60 and 80 with 70 an average Run!

10:00 am Ontario Reined Cowhorse Association  
      The ORCHA has numerous shows scheduled for 2012…. Their Monies won today go towards their Year End Standings…. There are various Classes which provide opportunities for Beginner Rider, Beginner Horse, Non-Pro, Youth, and Open Classes to participate….

3:00 pm Boothill Bash Cowboy Race Auction/Sponsorship 
      A chance for everyone in the stands to bid for the opportunity to sponsor their favorite Horse/Rider Combination in the following “Races against the Clock”
     If your Sponsored Cowboy Wins, is Second or the Wildcard Winner- You get back a Share!

4:00 pm Boothill Bash Cowboy Races

 
      Each Horse/Rider combination races against the clock and the fastest two horses have a final run…… Crowd Cheering for their Sponsored Cowboy is Recommended !!!  (The Horses Go FASTER !!!!)

5:30 pm Trail Challenge
     A Timed Obstacle Course with 9 different Challenges Including Pony Express, Water Challenge, Bridge, Log Drag

7:30pm All-Around Cowboy Pole Bending (if unable to have run on Friday Night)

 

SUNDAY, July 29, 2012

 

10:00 am Southern Ontario Cattle Sorting 
     A timed event where seven head of Cattle are numbered 1 – 7 and they are sorted across the score line in sequence.
     The SOCS is an association that has 12 Schedules Show for the 2012 Season
     Monies won at this event … go towards the Year End Final’s Awards.

11:30 am All-Around-Cowboy Team Sorting  
     True Cowboy Spirit is shown in this event …
     The All-Around Cowboys will be draw-pot onto 6 teams-3 Cowboys Each Team
     They will have 2 goes and their finishing places gives them their points towards their All-Around Cowboy Standings….

12:30 pm SOCS (Second Go)

2:00 pm Boothill Bash Trail Challenge  
     Final Chance for a score on the Boothill Obstacle Trail Challenge….
     The Three Previous Days are included in the Score Placings..
     Keep an Eye on the Scoreboard for you Current Leaders!

3:30 pm Turkey Run Ranch Working Ranch Demo
     A narrative demo with the Gang at Turkey Run Ranch explaining the every
     Day activities on a Cattle Ranch…. 45 Minutes of History!!!

4:30 pm All-Around Cowboy Awards

BE SURE TO HANG AROUND TO CONGRATULATE THE COWBOYS!!

After Competing in Six Events… Barrels, Poles, Reined Cowhorse, Cowboy Race, Trail Challenge & Team Sorting


The ALL-AROUND CHAMPION COWBOY

THE ALL-AROUND RESERVE-CHAMPION COWBOY

THE WILDCARD COWBOY