Judges Information

To become an NRCHA judge, an applicant must attend a judge’s seminar and pass the NRCHA Judge Test that is administered at the end of the seminar.  To keep the NRCHA judge card, a judge must attend a seminar every 3 years.  For more questions, please contact the NRCHA office at 940-488-1500.

NRCHA Judges List

Upcoming Judges Seminars

November 29 – 30, 2018 Tamworth, NSW, Australia
2018 NRCHA Judge Seminar
Tamworth, New South Wales
Presented by the Australian Reined Cow Horse Association
To Register and for more information contact:
Bec Gordon – archa@outlook.com.au

December 8 – 9, 2018 Boise, ID
2018 NRCHA Judge Seminar
Idaho Quarter Horse Association/McCallum Quarter Horses
To Register: Contact Randi McCallum – 208.870.0519

January 16 – 17, 2019 Sarasota, FL
2019 NRCHA Judge Seminar
Gulf Coast Cow Horse Assoc. January Show
To Register: Contact Andres Sanchez – andresgccha@gmail.com

February 29 – March 1, 2019 Oklahoma City, OK
2019 NRCHA Judge Seminar
OKC Heritage Place
2829 S MacArthur Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73128
To Register: Contact Gay Lenz – glenz@lenzenterprises.com / 405.818.7556


The “View From the Judges Chair – Judging Bridle Horses on Cow Work” is now available on DVD.

Featuring NRCHA Director of Judges Bill Enk, and NRCHA Judges Committee member and former Snaffle Bit Futurity Champion Todd Crawford, the DVD is a guide for judging and scoring the NRCHA’s bridle classes on cow work.

Judging Bridle Horses on Cow Work Order Form

The video may be purchased by contacting the NRCHA office at info@nrcha.com, calling 940-488-1500, or by mailing in the order form to:

1017 Hwy 377
Pilot Point, TX 76258
Phone: 940-488-1500
Fax: 940-488-1499

Cost is $30 for members, and $35 for non-members, with a $5 shipping charge