The latest results of the European Ploughing Championships.
were held at Kadeltshofen, Bavaria, Germany on 3 September 2017
The representatives from England were Ray Alderson in the trailing plough class and Jon Cole in the classic plough class.
Above: Ray Alderson (left) and Jon Cole (right) ready to plough in Germany
was held at Diessenhofen, Switzerland on Saturday and Sunday, 19th & 20th August 2017
The representatives from England were Peter Alderslade (placed 5th) and Mick Chappell (placed 8th). Overall Champion - Jer Coakley, Republic of Ireland
Pictured above (left to right): Peter Alderslade & Mick Chappell.
Ploughing matches are held across the UK and throughout the year. They offer the chance for both novice and experienced ploughmen and women to take part. It's also a fantastic day out for families and people who enjoy the countryside and rural living.
The high point of the British competition ploughing season is the annual British National Ploughing Championships. With classes for conventional, reversible and horse-drawn ploughs as well as vintage tractors and ploughs.