Registration Guidlines

2019 Allegan County 4-H 5 Day Horse Clinic Registration Information

  • Registration is May 1, 2019 thru May 31st, 2019. REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED AFTER MAY 31st WILL BE CHARGED A $10 LATE FEE. Registration CLOSES on June 14th, 2019.
  • Please register online-at http://Allegan4h5dayclinic.org
  • Read the registration information and then sign up to register for classes.
  • Clinic is limited to 100 youth participants
  • SEI/ASTM approved helmets are required for all classes in the arena and while in the round pen.
  • The following youth participants will need to be evaluated PRIOR to clinic: Evaluation information is available on the website.
    • First-time clinic participants
    • Those wanting to move up a level
    • Those that have had a change of horse
    • First-time Driving participants.
  • Youth may register for up to THREE 90 minute riding classes in sessions 1-6 and one evening class in session 7. Youth may additionally register for showmanship and in hand trail in session 4.
  • Clinic updates will be posted on the Facebook page: Search Allegan County 5 Day Clinic
  • Class fee for Sessions 1-6 (90 minutes): $60.00 per class (Discount: 3 classes for $150)
  • Class fee for Showmanship in session 4 is $30 for the 45 minute session.
  • Class fees for In Hand Trail in session 4 is $30 for the 45 minute class.
  • Class fee for Session 7: $50 per class (Friday-Monday)
  • Cloverbud fees:
    • 5 yrs as of January 1, 2019 leadline: $20
    • 6-7 yrs as of January 1, 2019-walk/trot: $40.00

How to Register

  1. Register online at http://Allegan4h5dayclinic.org Class sizes are limited and will fill on a first come first serve basis. Half arenas are limited to 8 riders/drivers and full arenas are limited to 12 riders/drivers. Classes will close when they are filled.
  2. After you register online; send check Payable to Allegan County Five Day Clinic to:  Mandi Nielson; 3199 5th St.; Wayland MI 49348.

Checks are preferred. Cash payments may be made by apt. only. Call Mandi Nielson at 616-446-6722. NO CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS ACCEPTED. NO PayPal. PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN 7 BUSINESS DAYS OR YOUR REGISTRATION WILL BE DELETED AND YOUR CLASS SPACE WILL NOT BE RESERVED.

  1. When payment is received you will be emailed a confirmation.
  • Paper Registrations and checks may also be mailed to Mandi Nielson; 3199 5th St.; Wayland MI 49348.
  • Reimbursements will be considered by the 5 Day Committee on a case by case basis for extenuating circumstances. Doctor or veterinarian note may be required.
  • Please mail Service Incentive Credit Forms with your payment.
  • Non-Cloverbud participants must be 8 years old by January 1, 2019; or older and should be able to, at a minimum, control their horse/pony at a walk and trot.
  • Registrations for Allegan County 4-H Youth and Out-of-County youth will be processed on a first come first served basis.
  • If you have any questions or concerns, please contact
    • Mandi Nielson, Clinic Chairperson, at 616-446-6722 or mandinielson5@gmail.com
    • Paul Balgoyen, Clinic Coordinator, at (269) 650-1323 or balgoyenwmpaul@gmail.com