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Judges Announced for the 2013 Morgan Grand National

The Grand National & World Championship Morgan Horse Show is pleased to announce verbal agreements with the following judges for 2013:

Richard Harris of Somers, CT
John McDonald of Lake Clear, NY
Kenneth Swanson of Raleigh, NC
Lisa Cunningham Waller of Heiskell, TN

Stephen Davis of Weybridge, VT
Cathy Grimes of San Jose, CA
Clifford Swanson of Castle Rock CO
Kathryn Schwartz of Troy, OH

Cindy Boel of Prospect, KY
Kent Swalla of Columbia, MO
Bill Waller of Heiskell, TN
John Whalen of Monroe, NC

Kim Hall of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Patty Kent of Bramwell, WV
Lawrence Thurber of East Concord, NY
John Whalen of Monroe, NC

Patty Kent of Bramwell, WV
Kent Swalla of Columbia, MO
Lawrence Thurber of East Concord, NY
John Whalen of Monroe, NC

The entire slate of judges will be announced soon. All eyes in the Morgan world will once again focus on Oklahoma City in October of 2013 as the city showcases some of the best athletes of America’s first breed.

Competition begins Saturday, October 12th with three shows daily through Saturday, October 19th. Show times will be at 9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. each day.

For more information on this exceptional animal, check out the breeds website at Or, for more information on the 2013 horse show, you can log on to

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