RBC Fair Results 2012 – Part 1

4-H Overall Record book

Local saddlemaker shares passion for his craft

Klenda and Brennan both share their knowledge and experience with local 4-H and he was awarded “Best of Show at the recent RBC Fair for his leather heart, symbolic of he and Brennan’s volunteerism to the local 4-H club and others in the community.

MEEKER I Bob Klenda’s most recent award-winning piece was a beautiful leather heart that earned “Best of Show.” The piece is symbolic of the volunteerism he and Mike Brennan give to the local 4-H club and other community members.

Dedicated…

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The 2012 RBC Fair book was dedicated to Rangely native Bill Hume, right, who was acknowledged by fair board president Ed Coryell for his contributions and dedication over the years to the RBC 4-H programs.

RBC Fair 2012

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The Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds in Meeker was the place to be last week for the 2012 Rio Blanco County Fair.

A good fair…

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It was the first year for Kelton Turner to show swine and he told his mom, Dr. Kellie Turner, “I’ve had a good fair this year,” after winning the junior showmanship and having the grand champion swine.

People’s choice…

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Lukas Coryell won the boys’ division of the Rio Blanco County Sheep Lead and also won the People’s Choice award.

Grateful winners…

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Rangely’s Kent and Brenda Ahrens (center and right) attended the Rio Blanco County Fair and left with a blue ribbon and a special statue.

Grand Champion …

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The Rio Blanco County Horse Show was held last weekend at the RBC fairgrounds in Meeker and “Zandy,” pictured with 11-year-old Lila Klinglesmith was the grand champion gelding.

RBC Horse Show …

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The annual Horse Show and All-Around competition featured kids of all ages and 4-H experience including Meeker’s Charlie Rogers, who will be in kindergarten this year, pictured with her mom Jamie and great-granddad Joe Collins, to Rangely’s Shelby Neiberger, who will be a senior this year, pictured with her horse

RBC Shooting Sports results

Ty Dunham won the Intermediate Shotgun 4-H Shooting Sports competition last Saturday at the Meeker Sportsman’s Club.

Intermediate Shotgun 1st Dunham, Ty 2nd Bland, Bradi 3rd Newman. Elijah 4th Anderson, Clay 5th Bland, Kyler 6th Blanke, Tell 7th Goedert, Uri Senior Shotgun 1st Newman, Joe 2nd Kuhr, Mariah Junior .22 1st Kracht, Andy 2nd Sheridan, Daxter 3rd Garner, Del 4th Garner, AJ 5th Mohr, Cori 6th O’Neal,

All around …

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Meeker’s Kelsey Tate was the winner of the all-around horse competition at the 2011 Rio Blanco County Fair and earned a saddle for her efforts. The annual RBC Fair horse show will be held this Friday and Saturday

Doing their best

Bonnie and Ed will be at the horse show and all around competition starting at 8:30 a.m. this Saturday.

MEEKER I County fair is all about the kids, and Ed and Bonnie Coryell have worked more than 30 years to keep the traditions, clubs and events alive.