By Alexandria McDaniel
Are you ready to put your judging knowledge to the test? If so, the APHA World Championship Show is the perfect opportunity! APHA will host the 2020 horseIQ World Championship Judging Contest on September 23, taking place in conjunction with the APHA World Show in Fort Worth, Texas.
Pre-entries are due by August 21, and the entry fee is $35 per contestant—contestants must have a current APHA or AjPHA membership. All entries received after August 21 will incur a $5 late fee per contestant. The contest begins at 8 a.m., and the awards ceremony will take place at the conclusion of the competition.
The APHA horseIQ Judging Contest is a great opportunity for youth and collegiate members to brush up on judging skills while also learning APHA judging guidelines and having fun in the process. Not to mention, you will make memories that last a lifetime!
The judging contest features three divisions: Collegiate, Youth 14–18, and Youth 13 & Under. Contestants will have the opportunity to judge various halter and performance classes. Awards will be presented to the Top Five teams and Top 10 individuals in each division and category (halter, performance, reasons and overall). Prizes will include trophies, buckles, plaques and more.
Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity—get your entries in today at apha.com/worldshow/judgingcontest/.