Cow fights

Cow fights

List of cow fights

As soon as winter takes its leave cow-fighting fever takes a hold on Valais. Released from their stalls, the cows are ready to face any challengers in order to establish the hierarchy within the herd. Regional elimination heats are held from the end of March culminating in the crowning of the queen at the national final in Aproz. From mid-June, with the annual transhumance to the alpine pastures, the summer pasture contests are held, followed by some alp contests throughout the summer and some competitions in autumn when the cows return to the plain.

Agenda 2022

20th March 2022 Pra-Bardi/Sion
27th March 2022 Pra-Bardi/Sion
3rd April 2022 Goler/Raron
9th - 10th April 2022 Orsières
18th April 2022 Goler/Raron
24th April 2022 Les Haudères
7th - 8th May 2022 Pra-Bardi/Sion (Finale)
7th August 2022 Grächen
24th September 2022        Le Châble
25th September 2022 Goler/Raron
2nd October 2022 Foire du Valais (Martigny)
9th Octobre 2022 Les Haudères

Information

Fédération Suisse d'élevage de la Race d'Hérens
Case postale 437
1951 Châteauneuf / Sion

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