As a member of Louisville Dressage Society, you also become a member of USDF, the only national organization devoted exclusively to dressage.  Members of Louisville Dressage Society enjoy all the benefits of LDS and USDF through one membership process.


Your LDS Membership Benefits include: 

  • Discounted member pricing for LDS-sponsored events and clinics.  Generally, your membership pays for itself through participation in just one clinic! 

  • Automatic subscription to our e-newsletter to stay informed on upcoming events and news.

  • Access to e-TRAK, USDF's online learning center for dressage and equine education. Access hundreds of educational resources, engage in structured learning activities, and earn USDF University Program credit. 

  • Subscription to USDF Connection, the award-winning magazine and access to the online version of USDF Connection magazine. 

  • USDF Member Guide

  • USDF e-News. Group Members stay in touch with what is happening at USDF and in the dressage community. 

  • Access to "members-only" section of the USDF website. 

  • Discounted rates at USDF educational events and clinics. 

  • Discount in the USDF store.

  • Eligibility to compete without paying the USDF non-member fee. 

  • Eligibility for rider awards (Rider Performance Award; Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medal, Master's Challenge)

  • Eligibility to compete for Adequan/USDF Pas de Deux Year-End Awards

  • Eligibility to earn USDF University Program credit

  • Representation at the USDF Board of Governors General Assembly through the GMO delegate(s).

  • Eligibility for the "L" Education Program. 

  • GMO youth members (21 and under) are eligible for USDF Youth Volunteer of the Year Award, and USDF Shining Star Awards. 

  • Discounts with USDF Education Partners.

Where are Louisville Dressage Society Members from?

Our members are primarily from the Louisville and surrounding area, but anyone can join! 

Check out our membership map for our area coverage!