Iowa State Fair

Horseshoes 8.12.22

August 12, 2022

Participants from around the country competed in the Open Singles and Farmers’ Championships divisions of the Horseshoe Pitching Tournament held Thursday, August 11, at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.

The Fair hosts both Championship and Open Class competitions every Fair day. Division winners are crowned daily. All Horseshoe Pitching competitions take place on the clay courts just east of Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall.


Class A

1) Kristy Klejch,, Creston

2) Ron Rowley, West Des Moines

3) Tom Cranston, Keswick

Class B

1) Brandon DeBord, Adel

2) Rick Cook, Des Moines

3) Russell Wiese, Roland

4) Caleb Cook, Des Moines

Class C

1) Stephen Schnackel, Des Moines

2) Cooper Wiese, Roland

3) Rebekah Schnackel, Des Moines



1) Skip Hills, Altoona

2) Richard Cranston, Keswick

3) Tom Cranston, Keswick

4) Steve Hatch, Knoxville

Class A

1) Chris Jordan, Peru

2) Bob Wiese, Roland

3) Russell Wiese, Roland

4) Travis Roberts, Alexander