Fleece Competition

Please download, print and complete the entry form for each fleece you are entering in competition. 
There will be a $2.00 fee for each fleece entered.

See General Information for more details.


Fleece Competition Rules:

  1. Judging criteria will be based on the suitability of the fleece for hand spinning, and its consistency with the breed standard of its type.

  2. All fleece entries must be from the current year’s growth crop (within the last year).

  3. Each fleece must be clean and free of chaff, burrs, tags, and second cuts. They must be skirted and in a clear plastic bag. An entry tag will be provided by the show committee with an exhibitor number, and must be affixed to the fleece.

  4. A separate entry form must be filled out completely for each fleece entered. A limit of two fleeces per person or farm may be entered per category.

 

Category: Sheep Wool Fibers

Class A - White Fleece

  • Division F - Fine   

  • Division D - Dual-coated

  • Division M - Medium   

  • Division L - Longwool

  • Division C - Coarse

Class B - Natural Colored Fleece

  • Division F - Fine   

  • Division D - Dual-coated

  • Division M - Medium   

  • Division L - Longwool

  • Division C - Coarse

Category: Exotic Fibers

Includes, but not limited to, Alpaca, Llama, Mohair, and Angora(rabbit) Angora rabbit fleece entries must be minimum of one ounce raw fiber, uniformly displayed, preferably in a small, shallow box.