October 1, 2014

Carol Dean-Porter

Carol Dean-Porter, Judge and Principal in Judge My Ride

Professional Hunter/Jumper trainer more than 40 years
Owner/Trainer Carol Dean-Porter Training Stables
USEF “R” licensed judge – Hunters/Jumpers/Equitation/Hunter Breeding/Certified Schooling Supervisor

American Paint Horse Association listed Judge

AQHA Approved Specialty Judge

Arabian Sport Horse Judge

Travel the US and Canada judging all levels of horse shows including National Championships, Regional Finals, Medal Finals and Zone Championships

Travel the country teaching clinics to all levels of riders including instruction in hunters and jumpers as well as showing horses in hand and preparing for the show ring. Also teach clinics in preparation and showing Arabian Sport Horses
Member USEF Licensed Officials Committee
Former President Orange County Horse Shows Association
Two-time winner GTE High Jump, four-time reserve champion
Winner of International Grand Prix classes
Trainer of National, Pacific Coast and USEF Zone champions in Hunter, Equitation, Hunter Breeding & Jumper divisions
Trainer of International level current horse show professionals

Manager of “Horses for Parks” donation program for National Park Trust
Clinician and lecturer
Author of print and online articles for “Horses and Sport Magazine”, bigeq.com, catchride.com, equestriansunlimited.org
Ringside live coverage for AOL and three web sites for Las Vegas World Cup Show Jumping Finals
Trained winners and champions at all major horse shows on the west coast.

Named Leading Jumper Rider at the California National Horse Show
Winner of Gran Premio de Mexico

Winner All Seasons Summer Classic Grand Prix
Trainer of International Grand Prix winners and professional trainers
Founder of  “Horses for Parks” donation branch of National Park Trust (www.parktrust.org) in 2002 and have raised in excess of $750,000 for the non-profit organization.
Have purchased, sold and brokered the sale of hundreds of horses at all levels
Photo Above:
Flemming 4 Winning the GTE High Jump