Competitions Programme 2018-19


Please read the 2018-19 Competitions Programme here for dates, venues and further information. You’ll find links to the rules and guidelines below.

For Rally competition rules please go to the Country Show & Rally page.

Entries may be made using the Competition Entry Form opposite – just complete all the fields and press SEND and your entry will go straight to the YFC Office.

County Championship points system – Download the details here and see what you can do to help your Club win this prestigious trophy.


Cash Cow Challenge 2018-19

Download the rules

This is a team fundraising competition – Clubs have until 11th May 2019 to raise as much money as they can from an original £250 loan.  Any profit made after repayment of the loan may be kept by the Club.  The winning Club may keep the £250.

Pool Tournament

Sunday 21st October at Barratts Club, Kingsthorpe Road, Northampton, NN2 6HT. 7pm for 7.30pm

Mixed doubles, 3 teams per Club

Pool Competition Rules

Entries due in by midday on Thursday 4th October.

Winter Sports

Sunday 4th November at Montsaye Academy, Greening Road, Rothwell, NN14 6BB.

Netball will be played indoors starting promptly at 10.30am.

Rounders and Touch Rugby will be played outside starting at 11.45am.

Entries by Thursday 18th October

Christmas Stockjudging

Thursday 22nd November at Thrapston Livestock Market. Meet at the Market Cafe at 9.30am for a prompt 10.00am start.

Members aged up to 30 to place and give reasons on pens of beef and sheep.

Entries by Thursday 8th November

National Ballroom Dancing and Show Choir

Monday 10th December at Towcester Rugby Club, 7.45pm

Ballroom Dancing Rules

Choir Rules

Entries by Thursday 22nd November

Skittles Tournament

Monday 7th January, Maidwell Village Hall (Loder Hall), 7.30 for 8pm

Teams of 4, aged 30 or under

Entries by Thursday 3rd January

National Speaking Competitions

Wednesday 23rd January, Moulton College Management Centre, 7.30pm

Entries by Thursday 3rd January – DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 9:00AM MONDAY 14TH JANUARY

Junior Member of the Year

Maximum 2 members aged 17 or under per Club

Senior Member of the Year

Maximum 2 members aged 18 or over per Club

Junior Reading

Teams of 3 aged 14 or under

Junior Speaking

Teams of 3 aged 16 or under

Download the Junior Speaking  guidelines


Teams of 4 aged 21 or under

Download the Brainstrust Guidelines

After Dinner Speaking

Teams of 5 aged 30 or under

Download the After Dinner Speaking guidelines

Situations Vacant

Maximum 2 members aged 16 – 21 per Club

Pub Quiz

Wednesday 13th February, Benefield Village Hall, PE8 5AF. Oundle to host. 7.45pm

Teams of 4.

Entries by Thursday 31st January

Tenpin Bowling

Monday 8th April, AMF Wellingborough, NN8 2EF.  7.15 for 7.30pm

Two teams of 4 per Club. Two male, two female, 2 aged 30 or under, 2 aged 21 or under

Entries by Thursday 21st March

National Clay Pigeon Shoot

Monday 22nd April, at Towcester Young Farmers Clay Shoot, Eastcote

3 classes: 30 & under; 17 & under; Ladies

Download the rules

Entries by Monday 8th April

Summer Sports

Monday 3rd June, Towcester Rugby Club

Rules / sports to be confirmed

Entries by Thursday 16th May



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