2020 Iowa Horse Judges Certification Clinic

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 1:00pm to Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 5:00pm
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Learn About Horse Judging

Youth and adult spectators are invited to attend and participate in learning more about what a judge looks for at a horse show. This is a great opportunity to provide experience to future youth judging teams or just learn about the thought process a judge uses for successful judging. Dr. David J. Denniston, Associate Professor, from Colorado State University will be the clinician. For the first time in 2019 a 2-day program will be held The program is described below.

Saturday, March 21                        1:00 PM

  • AQHA/APHA scoring system for Horsemanship, English Equitation, and Showmanship. 
  • Scoring Ranch Riding or Ranch classes

Sunday, March 22                           8:30 AM

  • Participating judges & spectators will judge 8-10 conformation and performance classes.

Approved POA Judges Clinic

The clinic will be held at Ellsworth Community College Equestrian Center.