BJCP memberships surpass 12,000

The BJCP recently passed a membership milestone: 12,000 people have taken a BJCP judging exam since 1985 and have become BJCP members. As of this post, there are currently 7,797 active judges in the program with 899 holding the rank of national or higher. 

Since we started keeping detailed records, BJCP members have judged over 1.5 million entries in over 9,000 sanctioned competitions.