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

February 25-26, 2017
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Lafayette North
2219 NW Evangeline Fwy
Lafayette, LA
Seminar Information (PDF)
Contact: Judy Weisgerber 337.208.2336

April 8 – 9, 2017
New York Reined Cow Horse Association
Hampton Inn & Suites Victor / 7637 Pittsford-Victor Rd / Victor, NY 14564
Hotel Reservations: 585.924.4400 (mention NRCHA judging clinic to get discount rate)
**Hotel does have shuttle to/from airport and local restaurants
Seminar Information / Registration Form (PDF)
$300 for Seminar and Testing / $225 Seminar only
Lunch provided both days and 1 ticket to NYRCHA Banquet
45 spots available
Contact: Lisa Sykes via email lisasykes@yahoo.com

April 14 – 15, 2017
Simon’s Arena
29100 Harry Ave
Cannon Falls, MN 55009
Contact: Jim Wilson – 641.420.0440
$125 to Audit / $165 to test


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