Youth Competitors Gain Benefits from Horse Show Judges’ Training Program

Patricia A. Evans, Scott McKendrick, John Wesley, Justen Smith


This article details how youth benefit from a horse show judges’ training program. While judging is subjective, with training, judges can be more consistent in their placings, with the better horses and/or riders being placed at the top of the class. With qualified judges, youth can be more confident that they will be evaluated in a fair and consistent manner during each show all season long.

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