Barbara Ebner, former event rider, has continued her career as a dressage rider and judge. She holds the "S" dressage license with the U.S.E.F. Barbara has trained and competed with several different breeds from training level to F.E.I. levels, earning championships in all breed awards with every horse. Most notable would be Barbara's Trakehner gelding, "Replay", earning championships at every level through Int. II while also earning the U.S.D.F. bronze and silver medals and the E.S.D.C.T.A. gold metal. Many of her students have earned championships as well.Her most influential trainers of 14 years are "O" judge Anne Gribbons and Heather Mason "S" judge. Barbara has owned and operated Touch of Class Farm for 37 years. Barbara was inducted into the Hall of Fame for Brick Township High School's "Graduate of 1964" for her many accomplishments in 2010. She has also been awarded the Life Time Achievement Award in ESDCTA in 2012.
Assistant Trainer- Sarah Decker has been riding for years and is an accomplished second level dressage competitor. She has been riding and training dressage through thirrd level and advanced pony club member. She earned her ESDCTA Bronze medal in 2010. Sarah has been trained and supervised under Baraba for over 3 years, assisting with teaching and training. Sarah is also noticed as a United State Marine Corps reservist at Ft Dix. Shes does some show jumping and eventing but concentrates on her Dresssage.