Interesting that USEF feels the need to do this. They must have many unhappy members.
I wonder if the members of the task force will be the same people who are already on many of the USHJA committees.
Wasn’t there a post not long ago that contrasted vets’ body rating of ponies to judges’ scores, and noted judges consistently awarded higher scores to ponies then vets identified as obese? Maybe they want to recalibrate the standards a bit to watch out for trends like that.
There was a lot of discussion around lame horses pinning at Devon this spring…
Oh. Was that in the Equitation, or the Hunters?
This needs to be done. There has been some complaints about the finals judges over the last few years