45 Judges from 9 different countries did participate in the International Sport Judges’ Seminar (April 7-9, 2006 in Semriach (A). One of the main topics was racing pace at the oval track and at the pace track. World Champion Magnús Skúlasson was invited to give his view as a rider and trainer. Another topic was oral wounds and what judges can do to check on them. Thomas Manske, one of the veterinarians at the last World Championships presented some interesting figures and pictures.