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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

5/5/18

Event/State

American Black & Tan Association Youth Championship

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

Cottondale, AL

Date

5/19/18

Event/State

Maryland State Youth Championship

Location

Chesapeake City, MD

Date

TBA

Event/State

Missouri CF State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

6/2/18

Event/State

National Redbone CHA Youth Championship

Location

TBA

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

TBA

Date

6/16/18

Event/State

Wisconsin State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

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

Bluetick Breeders Of America Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

6/1/18

Event/State

Pennsylvania State Youth Championship

Location

Laurelville, PA

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

TBA

Date

7/7/18

Event/State

New Hampshire State Youth Championship

Location

Swanzey, NH

Date

7/7/18

Event/State

National Plott Hound Association Youth Championship

Location

Glouster, OH

Date

TBA

Event/State

Texas State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

Tennessee State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

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

TBA

Date

7/21/18

Event/State

New York State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

8/11/18

Event/State

Missouri State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

Vermont State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

9/8/18

Event/State

Kentucky State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

TBA

Event/State

Nebraska State Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

10/6/18

Event/State

Arkansas State Youth Championship

Location

Conway, AR

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

TBA

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

Southeastern Treeing Walker Youth Championship

Location

TBA

Date

7/13/2018 & 7/14/2018

Event/State

UKC Youth Nationals Championship

Location

TBA

Date
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!