Judges Named for 2019 Ford Youth World

Judges Named for 2019 Ford Youth World

A prestigious list of judges is set for the 2019 Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show.

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From The American Quarter Horse Association

The American Quarter Horse Association is excited to announce the judges for the 2019 Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show.  

“It is our goal to bring an outstanding roster of judges together to judge the Ford Youth World, because it is one of the most prestigious events in the equine industry,” said Patti Carter, AQHA senior director of judges. “We look forward to the great competition at this year’s show.”

The judges for the 2019 Ford Youth World are:

Eugene ‘Dell’ Bell of Gainesville, Texas
Leonard Berryhill of Talala, Oklahoma
Mario Boisjoli of Gig Harbor, Washington
Steve Brown of Millsap, Texas
Joey Brumbaugh of Tulsa, Oklahoma 
Charlie Cole of Pilot Point, Texas
David Connors of Colts Neck, New Jersey
Frank Craighead of Weatherford, Texas
Lainie DeBoer of Forest Lake, Minnesota
Casey Devitt of Frankfort, Kentucky
Shelley Fitzgerald of Yukon, Oklahoma
Jessica Gilliam of Greensburg, Indiana
Elsworth Harrison of Tulsa, Oklahoma 
Sandy Jirkovsky of Whitesboro, Texas
Josh Larman of Pilot Point, Texas
Kevin Miller of Hermitage, Missouri
Lisa Moden of Whitesboro, Texas
Rick Mowery of Weatherford, Texas
Scott Neuman of Billings, Montana
Richard Pokluda of Whitesboro, Texas
Kristy Starnes of Summerton, South Carolina
Kelley Stone-Skolnik of Sanger, Texas
Bruce Walquist of Cleburne, Texas
Mike Weaver of Newcastle, California
Scott Weis of Millsap, Texas
Gary Wells of Overbrook, Oklahoma

For more information on the 2019 Ford Youth World, visit www.aqha.com/youthworld.  

Stay up to date on all the happenings at the Ford Youth World and find online coverage provided by The American Quarter Horse Journal at www.aqha.com/youthworld and follow @AQHAJournal on Twitter for updates as the show approaches.

Ford Motor Co. is the official sponsor of the Ford Youth World. AQHA members are eligible for a $500 rebate through Ford on select Ford models, some restrictions apply. To qualify, you must be an AQHA member for at least 60 days. Get your rebate here and remember when purchasing your next vehicle, buy Built Ford Tough

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