British Farriers & Blacksmiths Association

Tom Ryan wins Stromsholm Education Award!

Tom Ryan FWCF is the winner of Stromsholm Farriery Education Award for the best case study, in association with Forge magazine.


We would like to thank everyone who participated in our case study competition. Congratulations to Tom Ryan FWCF, this year’s winner.


Due to the high standard and very close result, the judges felt they would like to give individual awards to their own favourite case study:


Mark Jerram BSc (Hons) AWCF - Chronic hoof avultion

Judges Special Award - Dave Duckett FWCF


Scott Moores Dip HE DipWCF - Non invasive approach to treating canker

Judges Special Award - Fran Jurga


Sarah Logie - Seedy toe in highland pony mare

Judges Special Award - Dr Chris Pardoe PhD AWCF


The prize giving will be held at this year’s Farriers Focus event in September. Hope to see everyone there!