Jane Judson has been teaching for nearly 30 years with a focus in dressage for the past 15. She is a USDF 'L' Graduate with Distinction, USDF Bronze Medalist and USDF Assoc Instructor Training through 2nd Level. Jane has a background in classical dressage, cross country, trail riding and western. She is currently focused on 'French Classical Schooling' with interests also in jumping, hacking out and Working Equitation. Jane is based in Carnation, WA at Traumhof Farm but does travel for clinics throughout the year.

Jane's teaching is based in traditional French Classical dressage. As a fifth-year Instructor-in-Training of Philippe Karl's 'Ecole de Legerete', Jane is one of only three instructors in the USA to have successfully completed the Teacher's Basic course. She is now in the process of taking the required exams towards official certification.

Mentors and Instructors 

  • Bertrand Ravoux, PNW visiting Master Instructor representing the School of Legerete
  • Philippe Karl, Master of the School of Legerete
  • Certified Legerete Instructors Melanie Buhlman, Sabine Mosen and Christianne Horstmann
  • Robert Hall, J. Ashton Moore and Paula Kierkegaard

Other Accomplishments

  • USDF 'L' Graduate with distinction
  • USDF Associate Instructor
  • USDF Bronze Medalist