Below, find valuable information and documents for Judges and Stewards alike. Looking for forms, charts, Notebook chapters or Steward information? All the resources you might need, can be found here in the Resource section?


A Judge's Perspective


Take a look into each Judge’s Perspective as they break down winning go’s from Working Western all the way to Saddle Seat Equitation.


Judge’s Seminar Resources


Forms and Documents


Judges & Show Managers: Please use only current patterns found on the Officials Resource Page.




Dressage/Western Dressage



Reining Seat Equitation

Working / Reined Cow


Ranch Riding

Ranch Trail

Ranch Cow Work

Western Riding/Horsemanship

Hunter / Jumper

Halter/Performance Halter

Sport Horse


Equitation Manual

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Commissioner’s Letter Regarding USEF Hearing Committee Ruling - 5/4/2016



Sport Horse Showmanship Score Sheet & Master Score Sheet

Halter Performance Score Sheet & Master Score Sheet



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School and Seminar Questions or Concerns:



Rule Clarifications:

USEF - 859.258.2472


Specific Judging Concerns

Stan Morey 303.883.2612