2017 Metcalfe Fair Heavy Horse Pull

If you want to see some REAL Horsepower, don't miss this year's Horse Pull at the Metcalfe Fair!

The Horse Pull takes place on Friday, September 29th, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the arena.

Here are links to the Entry Form, Rules, and Prize Information.

Committee: Chair – Erin McDonald; Barry Payne, Paul Bourbonnais, Greg Bourbonnais, Ron Stanley, Art Stanley


  1. Light (3,500 lbs. and under)
  2. Heavy

* Horses to be weighed between 4:00 PM and 6:30 PM on Friday, September 29th.

Prizes for each Class: 1st - $250; 2nd - $200; 3rd $175; all others in class will receive $150 each.

  • Proof of liability insurance must accompany all entry forms.
  • Copies of the rules can be obtained from the Metcalfe Fair office.
  • One gate pass for each horse entered will be given to Horse Pull participants, provided that entry forms are received by the Fair Office on or before Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Forms available online at www.metcalfefair.com, or at the Fair office. No gate passes issued to participants who enter after September 12, 2017.
  • A 15% administrative fee will be deducted from any prize money amounting to $15.00 or more.
  • For acceptance to participate, all entry forms must be filled out completely and signed by the exhibitor.
  • No telephone entries will be accepted.

Sponsored by:

Barry Payne, Greely; Grant Quarries, Cornwall; Southridge Sod, Osgoode; Emerald Links/Cloverdale Links; Farmer’s Sealed Storage, Randy Lavier, Kemptville; Rooney Feeds, Ltd., Kemptville; Roy McCooeye, Metcalfe; Arthur Stanley, Edwards; Loucon Metal, Nepean; Arc Acres, Greely; Waiters on Wheels; Villeneuve Family Catering, Greely; Osgoode Fish, Game and Conservation Club; Stanley's Olde Maple Lane Farm; S & N Construction

2017 Horse Pull Rules

The 2017 Rules of the Ottawa Valley Horse Drawing Association Inc. will be followed at the Metcalfe Fair Heavy Horse Pull.  Here is the link to those Rules.