How Do You Become A AQHA Show Judge?
Horse shows are among the most competitive livestock shows in the world. Horses and riders undergo years of extensive training for various skills in English, Western and Dressage styles. The horses themselves must meet exacting breed standards. The American Quarter Horse, a favorite in Western circles, is a hugely popular breed in the United States. In order to become a show judge for this breed of horse, you need to meet a number of requirements. Here are the steps toward becoming a judge for the American Quarter Horse Association. Requirements Step 1 Apply for a current American Quarter Horse Association membership, in good standing. Your membership will come under review, and your history as a member must be unblemished. Getting the membership is simple, you just apply online or via the mail. Most members own Quarter Horses, but that is not a requirement to join. Step 2 Provide proof that you are at least 25 years old. This can come in the form of a valid driver’s license, original