Gate Training Opportunities

The Mecosta County Fair will be hosting gate training at Big Rapids on May 23rd at 1 PM. Horsemen can sign up when they arrive. Helmets are required and there will be an entry fee of $10.00 per horse. Members with questions can call or text Tim Roach at 810-441-0637.

The St. Joseph County Grange Fair is hosting a Gate Training Day at 1 pm on Sunday, May 30th, sponsored in part by the MHHA. Horsemen can enter on Thursday, May 27th by calling Gary Clark from 12 pm to 4 pm at 269.506.9667. There is an entry fee of $10.00 per horse.

The Fowlerville Fair is also planning on hosting a Gate Training Day at Noon on Sunday, June 20th, sponsored in part by the MHHA. Horsemen can enter on Saturday, June 19th from 8 am to noon by calling Claudia Davidson at 517-294-0003 or Kathy Black at 517-518-0927. There is a gate fee of $10.00 per colt. Entries will be classified by age, gate, and training time. Helmets are required, driving colors are not required. Licensed drivers and trainers only allowed on the track. Stalls will be available at Fowlerville at no fee, but no straw is allowed and guests are reminded to please clean up after themselves.

Masks are recommended not required outdoors, but social distancing is required.