September 18, 2019

Farrier Focus 2019

Jim Blurton Exhibiting at Farrier Focus 2019

The Annual BFBA Farrier Focus 2019 takes place on Saturday 21st September and Sunday 22nd September at The Forge, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG.

Farrier Focus 2019 includes a trade exhibition featuring internationally recognised equine product stockists. These include Jim Blurton Farrier Products (find us on the Stromsholm Farrier Supplies stand). The event also has informative lectures and the highly competitive International Horseshoeing Championship.

Hoofproof

Visit the stand for a chance to learn about Hoofproof, the exciting new app for farriers, vets, physios.

Jim Blurton Farrier Tools and Specialist Horsehoes Exhibiting.

Jim Blurton specialist horseshoes and farrier tools will be available all weekend. 

Also available:

Farrier Focus 2019 is the perfect occasion to meet with equine professionals and attend lectures and workshops, as well as hearing from many other expert speakers.

40th International Team Horseshoeing Championship

The International Team Horseshoeing Championship has attracted teams from around the world including Sweden, Belgium, Holland, USA, Canada and Ireland.  Each team of 4 competing to be crowned the British Farriers and Blacksmiths Association’s (BFBA) International Team Horseshoeing Champion.

A classic competition in the farriery calendar, competitors work in teams to shoe a horse. Teams will also compete in a gas forging class in which they’ll have 90 minutes to make four shoes. The highest scoring team will be named champions, in what is one of the farrier world’s most highly contested competitions.

Judges this year are Jay Tovey FWCF (England) and Jake Engler (USA)

Apprentice Judge – Kevin Balfour DipWCF (Scotland)

For more info regarding the International Team Horseshoeing Championship go to Forge and Farrier.

Whilst attending the Farrier Focus Weekend, make sure you visit the Stromsholm stand to find out about our latest tools and specialist horseshoes. If you need any further information get in touch with the Jim Blurton team on 01938 580222 or email sales@jimblurton.co.uk