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Become a Member Today

The HDS annual membership year is December 1 to November 30.* This is the same membership year as the US Dressage Federation (USDF).


HDS is a USDF Group Member Organization (GMO). All HDS members are automatically USDF Group Members, as well. Not only do members receive HDS benefits, but also receive significant USDF benefits, too.

HDS Member Benefits:

  • Eligible for HDS Year End Awards and Rider Achievement Certificates

  • Grant and scholarship opportunities including the HDS Bushager Grant

  • Eligible to compete in the annual HDS Schooling Show Championships

  • Reduced rates at HDS riding clinics

  • Virtual and live education events

  • Regular HDS news updates

  • The comradery of your local dressage community

USDF Group Members Benefits HDS Members also Receive:

  • USDF Connection magazine

  • Eligible to compete at licensed USEF/USDF competitions (excludes USDF championship shows and USDF Year End Competition Awards)

  • Full access to USDF digital assets including online learning resources and for score tracking

  • Eligible to participate in the USDF Rider Award Program

  • USDF Member Guide which includes all the dressage tests

  • Discounts on USDF merchandise and sponsor products

HDS Membership Fees:                                                                                                                                              
Senior (21+ years):                                                                                                              $60
Youth (Under 21 years):                                                                                                    $50
Horse & Rider (Required for HDS Year End Awards):                                        $10

Please use Google Chrome to Join or register a horse.

NEW!  Up to 3 horses can be added while registering as an HDS member

If you need to register a horse AFTER signing up to be an HDS member

2024 Printable membership application

Check your 2024 membership status and horse registrations

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