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Judges Are Announced for the Kentucky State Fair World’s Championship Horse Show


LOUISVILLE, KY - The judges have been announced for the 104th World’s Championship Horse Show (WCHS), which returns to Freedom Hall August 19-25 during the 103rd Kentucky State Fair. Judges for the WCHS, considered the richest and most prestigious competition for American Saddlebreds, Harness-Hackney Ponies and Standardbred Road Horses, include:  Mitchell Clark, of Danville, KY; Jack Noble, of Georgetown, KY; Rob Wilson, of Smithfield, KY; Jimmy Robertson, of Simpsonville, KY; Liz McBride-Jones, of Raeford, NC and Helen Robertson, of Simpsonville.


Clark, Noble, Wilson and Jimmy Robertson will judge the Saddlebred, Roadster Horse and Roadster Pony divisions. Clark, Wilson and Jimmy Robertson will also judge the Hackney/Harness Pony division. McBride-Jones, Wilson and Helen Robertson will judge the Equitation division.  


Registration forms for competitive entries are now available at For more information on the World’s Championship Horse Show, visit the official Kentucky State Fair website at  

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