British Farriers & Blacksmiths Association

South of England inc. BFBA Nat. Championship

Date: 7th June 2018 - 9th June 2018

Judges: Jay Tovey FWCF and Danny Mallendar DipWCF (Hons) AWCF

Entries close 19th May 2018

Download South of England Entry Form

Download National Championship Entry Form

Download National Championships Rules

Download National Apprentice Championship Rules


National Championships RESULTS! (added 11.06.18)



2018 BFBA National Champion Apprentice

National Champion Apprentice - Matt Argo £200, NAFBAE bronze medal

Reserve champion - Jack Clayton £100

3. Lewis Dennison

4. Robbie Hawthorn

5. Oliver May

6. Charlie Dunningham


BFBA 2018 National Champion – 

Steven Beane £700, NAFBAE silver medal

Reserve champion – David Varini £250

3. Matt Randles

4. Andrew Casserly

5. Liam Collins

6. Grant Watt


Winner’s striker - –

Derek Gardner (Derek Gardner sledge hammer)


Best Shod Foot – Steven Beane (Frank Moorcroft Trophy)


Results SOE 2018 (added 13.06.18)


1st and 2nd year Apprentice



2nd Robbie Hawthorn

1st Sam west



3rd and 4th year apprentice


3rd  Harriet young

2nd Charlie Dunningham

1st Joe Hosie



Open Shoe Making


6th Jack Casserly

5th matt Bilderbeck

4th Andrew Casserly

3rd Billy Crothers

2nd Jordan hammond

1st Liam Collins



Open Pony Shoeing


Best Shod pony- Jim Hayter


6th  Steve Odell

5th  Liam Collins

4th  Dan Rabin

3rd  Lewis Knaggs

2nd Ant Waterfield

1st  Matt Bilderbeck



Open Hunter Shoeing


6th Lewis Knaggs

5th Dan Rabin

4th Ant Waterfield

3rd Andrew Casserly

2nd Liam collins

1st Jack Casserly and best shod pony



Reserve Show champion Matt Bilderbeck

Show champion Liam Collins


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