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Youth Coonhound Series

The Youth Coonhound Series consists of multiple, Statewide Youth Championships, open to youth participants only. Youth can earn double points at these events to go towards their yearlong Next Generation Spotlight (NGS) Series standings.

If you’re ready to try your hand and try your hound at an event with people of your own age, look for a Youth Coonhound Series event near you!

* Indicates that the event is a double points event

Date Event/State Location
Date

1/20/18

Event/State

*Louisiana State Youth Championship

Location

Keithville, LA

Date

4/14/18

Event/State

*Virginia State Youth Championship

Location

Chatham, VA

Date

5/4/18 & 5/5/18

Event/State

American Black & Tan Association Youth Events

Location

Flora, IL

Date

5/5/18

Event/State

*Ohio State Youth Championship

Location

Holmesville, OH

Date

5/12/18

Event/State

*Alabama State Youth Championship

Location

Tuscaloosa, AL

Date

5/19/18

Event/State

*Maryland State Youth Championship

Location

Chesapeake City, MD

Date

6/2/18

Event/State

National Redbone CHA Youth Championship

Location

Jefferson, OH

Date

6/2/18

Event/State

*North Carolina State Youth Championship

Location

Norwood, NC

Date

6/16/18

Event/State

United English Breeders & Fanciers Youth Championship

Location

Cecilia, Ohio

Date

6/16/18

Event/State

*Wisconsin State Youth Championship

Location

Brooklyn, WI

Date

6/16/18

Event/State

*Connecticut State Youth Championship

Location

Exeter, CT

Date

6/23/18

Event/State

*Iowa State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

6/23/18

Event/State

*Pennsylvania State Youth Championship

Location

Laurelville, PA

Date

6/23/18

Event/State

*Texas State Youth Championship

Location

Paris, TX

Date

6/23/18

Event/State

*West Virginia State Youth Championship

Location

Sutton, WV

Date

7/7/18

Event/State

*Illinois State Youth Championship

Location

Charleston, IL

Date

7/7/18

Event/State

*Michigan State Youth Championship

Location

Attica, MI

Date

7/7/18

Event/State

*New Hampshire State Youth Championship

Location

Swanzey, NH

Date

7/13/18 & 7/14/18

Event/State

*UKC Youth Nationals Championship

Location

Celina, Ohio

Date

7/21/18

Event/State

*Rhode Island State Youth Championship

Location

Exeter, RI

Date

7/21/18

Event/State

*Minnesota State Youth Championship

Location

Gilman, MN

Date

8/4/18

Event/State

*Missouri State Youth Championship

Location

Puxico, MO

Date

8/11/18

Event/State

Bluetick Breeders Of America Youth Championship

Location

Highland, WI

Date

8/18/18

Event/State

Missouri CF State Youth Championship

Location

Dixon, MO

Date

8/25/18

Event/State

*Vermont State Youth Championship

Location

Lyndonville, VT

Date

9/8/18

Event/State

*Kentucky State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

10/6/18

Event/State

*Arkansas State Youth Championship

Location

Conway, AR

Date

10/6/18

Event/State

Southeastern Treeing Walker Youth Championship

Location

Union, SC

Date

10/13/18

Event/State

*Kansas State Youth Championship

Location

Valley Falls, KS

Date

10/27/18

Event/State

*Delaware State Youth Championship

Location

Laurel, DE

Date

11/3/18

Event/State

*Oklahoma State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

11/10/18

Event/State

*Indiana State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

12/1/18

Event/State

*Georgia State Youth Championship

Location

Newborn, GA

Date

12/1/18

Event/State

*Mississippi State Youth Championship

Location

Brookhaven, MS

Date

12/1/18

Event/State

*South Carolina State Youth Championship

Location

Georgetown, SC

Date

12/8/18

Event/State

*Florida State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

*New York State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

*Tennessee State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

*Nebraska State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

National Plott Hound Association Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Youth Coonhound Series

UKC Youth Programs

Coon hunting is a family sport, usually passed down from generation to generation. For this reason, the United Kennel Club is committed to growing the future of the coonhound world by creating programs and events for youth to get involved in the sport.

Click on an event name below to learn more!

Next Generation Spotlight Youth Coonhound Series YEP!