2019 Horse Show Circuit Awards Banquet set for Saturday, 28 March 2020

Accokeek VFD Banquet Hall

Watch this website or our FB page for more Banquet info!

All of our 2019 Circuit Members (CM)should have received a mailing to your home address. This mailing contained a newsletter, award selection form, sponsor form and the list of  the previous banquet’s Perpetual Award winners. If you did not receive this mailing, please send an email to Thomas Hancock (thjr98@yahoo.com) so we can verify your mailing address. As the next mailing will be the Banquet Reservation form and we most certainly want to ensure all of CM’s get that info!


REMINDER – the deadline to SUBMIT your award selections is FAST approaching!

Please have your award selections submitted by COB, Sunday, Feb 9.


Please check the list of Perpetual Award Winners and if your name is on there and you have NOT returned your award, contact Thomas Hancock at the email above to coordinate returning the award so we can prepare to present at the upcoming banquet.

2019 Final, Revised Points ARE POSTED!

Accokeek VFD Banquet Hall

These are the FINAL, audited AND corrected 2019 Year-End Horse Show Circuit Points dated 5 Feb 2020. Review deadline has past. Points stand as is. Ribbons and Awards will be ordered based on these points. See you at the Banquet!

2020 Horse Show Dates

April 26 - May 24 - June 28 - September 6 - October 4

All shows held on Sunday’s at Oak Ridge Park, Hughesville, MD 20636

Please check out our Horse Show Page for some Important information on our Horse Shows.

In Memory of an Amazing Cowboy

Gilbert A. Boyden

JUNE 25, 1934 ~ FEBRUARY 4, 2019 (AGE 84)

Gilbert was born in 1934 in Lebanon, OH to the late Ralph L. Boyden and the late Mollie M. (York) Boyden.

He is preceded in death by his son, Brian L. Boyden.

He is survived by his children, Cynthia A. Coffey, Alan Boyden, Lance Boyden and Wendy Jean Boyden; his grandchildren, Jamie Link, Clyde Coffey, Olivia Hill and Billy Hill; and four great-grandchildren.  He is also survived by his siblings, Charles C. Boyden, Sherry Wright and Randy L. Boyden.

Gilbert and his family moved to Charles County when he was a child and he attended LaPlata High School.  He served in the Korean War for two years and also as an Army Reservist for eight years.  He has been called the “Charles County’s Cowboy”, as he was an avid horseman his entire life.  He was a farrier, horse breeder, showed and trained Quarter horses and managed a horse operation in Faulkner, MD.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Gilbert’s memory to Mounted Wanderers 4-H Club at 3011 Fraser Rd., Bryans Rd., MD 20616.

Gilbert Allen Boyden, 84, of Bel Alton, MD passed away on

February 4, 2019 at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC.

© 2019 The Mounted Wanderer's 4-H Horse & Pony Club

Questions or Comments??  You can reach us via this email: mw4hclub@gmail.com