2020 SNEFA CLINIC AND CONTEST
At The Goshen Stampede
(Corona Virus Postponement July 18-19)
116 Old Middle St. Goshen CT 06756
** Free Standing units are encouraged **
Ben Mangan, CJF is the clinician and judge
Clinic and Contest Entry fee is $200, Saturday Clinic only participation is $100 REGISTRATION must be received by June 1st, along with a $50 deposit.
If you do not pre-register, you will not be allowed to bring your equipment onto the
Mail checks, payable to SNEFA, to Amy Lunt, 298 Old Francestown Rd, Weare, NH 03281 or use PayPal with (make sure to use the “friends and family” setting).
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT GEORGIA BARRY (978) 621-9270 or
Arrival between 8 and 9 AM to set up stations/rigs
9-11 warm-up, forging practice, questions
11 AM - Ben will be doing a shoeing demo
Afternoon forging practice time and Ben can help competitors. Set up teams for live shoeing
Eagle Eye - 30 minutes
Novice makes a Keg shoe, Intermediate makes a plain stamped, Open makes a three quarter fullered
Arrival between 7:30 and 8:15 AM to set up stations/rigs Judge’s meeting at 8:30 AM
Appropriate nail in all shoes
Class 1 - 1 hour 15 minutes
Novice- pair of toe clipped fronts, one from a size 1 Kahn Certifier Kegger and one plain stamped.
Intermediate - Concave front with Bob Punched toe clip and hunter heels 13” x 7/16 x 3/4 - plain stamped hind with lateral french heel 11” x 3/8 x 1
Open - Deep seated graduated shoe, 10” 1/2 x 1
- fully fullered hind, masselotte toe clip 12” x 3/8 x 3/4
Class 2 - 1 hour 30 minutes
Novice - using size 1 Kahn Certifier Keggers make a pair of bob punched toe clipped fronts and a pair of quarter clipped hinds.
Intermediate - plain stamped bar shoe with laid out masselotte toe clip, 15” x 3/8 x 3/4 - plain stamped, toe clipped, open heeled shoe to pair the bar shoe
Open - Deep seated, three quarter fullered, hammer finished straight bar 14-1/2” x 3/8 x 3/4 - Plain stamped hind, masselotte toe clip 10-1/2” x 3/8 x 1
Class 3 - TEAM Shoeing 2 hours
Teams of 3, must include at least 1 novice, will shoe two feet and turn in 3 specimens. Specimens will be determined on the day, but will come from the shoe list.
NOVICE Class 1
INTERMEDIATE- Class 1
INTERMEDIATE- Class 2
OPEN- Class 1
OPEN- Class 2