Judges Committee


To promote the pursuit of excellence in dressage judging.


  1. Provide education opportunities for all levels of judges.
  2. Continue to improve the training of individuals currently licensed or aspiring to be licensed judges.
  3. Recognize progressive development of judges.

2022 Objectives

  1. Provide educational opportunities for all levels of judges and L graduates through the USDF Continuing Education Programs.
  2. Work with the L Program Committee to carry on with “The Judge’s Box” in USDF Connection to further open communication and promote educational opportunities within the area of judge education.
  3. Assist in revisions to online training modules for judges for the 2023 test cycle.
  4. Provide input on proposed rule changes that pertain to judges and judging tests.
  5. Streamline communication between working groups involved in judging, judge training, and test writing, including equitation, freestyle, and sport horse.