Ashley Kostachen

Head Instructour

Ashley got her start in riding here at Ridgelawn Equestrian. She campaigned in the jumper ring on the Future and A circuit for several years before switching to dressage. There she won many FEI junior classes and competed for three years on the young rider’s dressage team.

After selling her young riders horse “Big Tyme”, she made the switch back to the jumper ring. Currently, she is training young horses and instructing at Ridgelawn Equestrian. She is competing in the jumpers with “Mr. Klean” and “Rolling Thunder” as well as “Suzie” in the Lows on the A circuit. She has students competing at the schooling level, trillium level and A’s.

Ashley can be reached at (519) 778-8337 or email at