The Blacksmith Competition year starts with the North Somerset Show on Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017.
Its the first of the Blacksmith Competitions and is an excellent way to start your Competition season, some early points will stand you in good stead for the overall NBCC championship.
This year the schedule is:
- Live forging – 75 minutes to make on the showground “Something from a Nursery rhyme” you need to provide your own materials and tools. Forge, vice, anvil and fuel is supplied by the organisers.
You can download the official schedule at this link http://www.nsas.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/schedule-17.pdf
Entry online is available at http://www.nsas.org.uk/north-somerset-show/blacksmiths/blacksmiths-entry-form/
Paper entry (to print off and send by post) is available at http://www.nsas.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/IRON-WORKING-ENTRY-FORM-A4.docx
Questions about classes, please contact the Chief Steward, Keith Mahoney (phone number on the schedule)
Entries will be accepted up to 8.00am on the day of the Show
For entries after 21st April, please contact Keith Mahoney direct.