Judges Named for 2019 AQHA Level 1 Championships

Find out who will be judging the 2019 AQHA West, AQHA Central and Nutrena East AQHA Level 1 Championships.

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View the judges for the 2019 AQHA Central, AQHA West and Nutrena East AQHA Level 1 Championships.

The American Quarter Horse Association has announced the judges for the 2019 AQHA Central, AQHA West and Nutrena East AQHA Level 1 Championships.

“Our goal is to bring together an excellent roster of judges for the Level 1 Championships,” said Pete Kyle, AQHA chief show officer. “It is important for exhibitors to know they are being judged by the rules and by a highly qualified group of judges at each show.”

The individuals selected as the 2019 Level 1 Championships judges are:

AQHA Central Level 1 Championships

Richard Spinks of Houston, Texas

Kelly Stone-Skolnik of Sanger, Texas

Rod Safety of Burleson, Texas

Chris Thompson of Aiken, South Carolina

Beckey Schooler of Delta, Ohio

Lynda Danielson of Streator, Illinois

AQHA West Level 1 Championships

Bobbie Jo Stanton of Shawnee, Oklahoma

Michele Pearson of Scottsdale, Arizona

Alisa Proefrock of Cedarburg, Wisconsin

Rob Meneely of Conyers, Georgia

Carolyn Rice of Moorpark, California

Jeff Greaves of Galva, Illinois

Nutrena East AQHA Level 1 Championships

Patrick Kayser of Murfreesboro, Tennessee              

Mary Luther of Lowell, Michigan

Kelly Chapman of Bellevue, Michigan

Tony Burris of Summerfield, North Carolina

Bonnie Miller of Lady Lake, Florida

Kim Leiter of Martin, Tennessee

Michael Ochetto of Belcher, Louisiana

Mark Russell of Perry, Arkansas

Shane Young of Yadkinville, North Carolina

The 2019 AQHA Central Level 1 Championships are April 10-13 at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City; the 2019 AQHA West Level 1 Championships returns April 17-20 to the South Point Equestrian & Events Center in Las Vegas; and the 2019 Nutrena East AQHA Level 1 Championships are May 1-5 at the World Equestrian Center in Wilmington, Ohio.

Level 1 cattle classes will be held in conjunction with the 2019 Zoetis AQHA Versatility Ranch Horse World Championships June 18-23 at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, Oklahoma.

For more information on the 2019 AQHA Level 1 Championships, visit www.aqha.com/level1championships. 

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