Judging Guidelines

The following guidelines are to be followed in the judging of classes per NAN.

Halter

Correctness of anatomy, biomechanics, conformation
Breed standards including color that represents current (or historic with documentation) standards
Overall appearance, finish, condition, workmanship
Judge’s overall impression

Collectibility:
Rarity
Age
Condition
Desirability
Judge’s overall impression

Workmanship

Quality and execution of finish work
Accuracy/correctness/realism of customization (if applicable)
Quality of prepping
Accuracy and realism of color for realistic or creative use of color for non-realistics

Performance

Model is correctly and safely executing a maneuver that is appropriate for the class (includes proper anatomy, biomechanics and suitability of model for event)
Tack fit and suitability/correctness for event
Accuracy of documentation, props (including dolls, if used) and horse in relation to event presented
Condition of model