Colt Blankman is a 10 year old Cowboy Poet from
He performed his first poem at a gathering
contest when he was 8. The next year he won
that contest with an original poem and was
hooked. 2016 had him performing at school,
community events, 4H, talent shows, and Cowboy
Poetry Gatherings around Utah and Idaho. He has
discovered he loves the classic cowboy poems and
He participates in horse 4-H and his favorite,
ranch horse 4-H. He is also active in the Youth
Hunter Education Program and Team. 2017 has
given Colt some amazing opportunities already.
He recently got to perform in front of his
largest audience of over 1100 people at the
Cache Valley Cowboy Rendezvous. And he was
selected to be one of 18 4-H Youth from the
State of Utah to perform in the National
Conference 4-H Talent Review for the National
Association of County Agricultural Agents
(NACAA) at the Salt Palace this summer.
He loves to share a little part of the cowboy
way of life through poetry.