This is an annual event run by the Bajool Working Horses Association.
The rider starts the challenge in a smaller pen (camp) with numerous young cattle from which he must isolate one and herd it out of the gate into the larger arena.
The arena has 4 poles set up and the cattle must be herded around the poles in a specific order. The rider is scored on the initial draft from the camp, then by the number of poles they get around. There is a time limit and they must stop on the end signal.
Strict rules must be followed in relation to the cattle used: They cannot be used more than once, so even if they were in the camp for a specific number of riders but not actually drafted out they still cannot be kept for the next group. The junior rider are warned that they will lose points if the cattle are misused or stressed. They are loaded on to transports and taken back to their paddocks a short time after the event ie. By the time the juniors started their events the cattle used by the senior riders had headed home.
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