Equine Judging Team

Two students and their horse prepare for judging

The Equine Judging Team is a newly established team to the University of Arkansas. Equine judging is a very prestigious event, with judges becoming highly sought after and they can end up traveling all over the world. 

What can the U of A judging team offer you? With the U of A Equine Judging Team, you will learn how to:

  • Evaluate and select horses for specific traits and purposes
  • Develop a working knowledge of rules and requirements for judging horses
  • Develop the skills necessary to compete in collegiate judging competition
  • Develop a broader and deeper knowledge of the equine industry


  • National Reining Horse Association Judging Contest
  • National Cutting Horse Association Judging Contest
  • American Quarter Horse Association World Show Judging Contest

For more information, please contact Jordan Shore at jtshore@uark.edu.