Tuesday January 19, 2021
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National Quiz

The NFU National Quiz is another dismounted competition which takes part over the winter. The quiz tests the general and equestrian knowledge of team members over 9 rounds. Teams consist of 4 members:

• 1 Member 12 years & under
• 1 Member 14 years & under
• 1 Member 16 years & under
• 1 Member of any age

All ages will be taken from the 1st January in the year of the Quiz.

The 2017/18 rounds were as follows:

  • The Pony Club around the world
  • Name that system – eg. Circulatory, Digestive
  • Cause & Effect – conformation
  • Alphabet soup – equine general knowledge
  • What is this – points of the horse & skeleton
  • Pairs round – diseases
  • Individual round – tack room
  • Abbreviations – eg. TPC =  The Pony Club
  • Before and after – eg. show ***worm = show ringworm
  • Picture round – Venue & Event (UK)

The area finals take place in February/March each year.

One branch and one centre qualify per area with the final being held alongside the Dengie winter league & Open Finals for showjumping and dressage.

There is also a competition for the best homemade display or collage (one per team) representing their Branch or Centre that is judged on the day.