Full Riding Membership:
Can gain grading points with their horses and qualify for the Winter Finals and National Championships
Aimed at young riders under 21 years of age starting out in dressage
For horse owners, judges, parents/guardians and supporters of Dressage Ireland
|Type of Membership||Criteria||Classes|
Adult Riding Member
Rider - €115
Horse/Pony - €35
Over 18yrs of age.
Category 1 - have never competed above Novice level.
Category 2 - have competed at Elementary but never above Advanced Medium level.
Category 3 - have competed at Advanced & above.
|Can compete in registered classes at Regional Shows and may compete at the Dressage Ireland Winter Finals and National Championships on obtaining relevant qualifying scores.|
Junior Riding Member:
Parent or guardian must be registered as a member.
Rider - €60
Parent/guardian - €60
Horse/Pony - €35
Under 18yrs of age and categorized 1, 2 or 3 as per adult members outlined above.
As per above plus:
Category 1 Junior Riders may also participate in Trailblazers classes.
If qualified in both registered and Trailblazer classes for Dressage Ireland Winter Finals and National Championships they must choose one or the other.
Rider Only €25
Parent/guardian + rider €60
Horse/Pony - €20
Under 21yrs of age
Have never competed above Novice level
Riders may compete in Junior Trailblazers (12-16yr old) and Senior Trailblazers (16-21yr old)
May only compete and qualify for National competitions in Trailblazer classes
May ride H/Cin Registered Junior Cat 1 classes at Regional shows
*No horse/pony points awarded
Classes at Regional Shows (20x40m / 20x60m)
May compete at Dressage Ireland Winter Finals and National Championships in Trailblazers classes on obtaining relevant qualifying scores.
At National competitions classes are split into:
- Junior A (under 12yrs)
Winners at National competitions then move on to Junior Cat 1
|Horse Owner, Parent/Guardian,
|Over 18yo or Parent/Guardian makes entry||At Regional shows.|
*** DISCOUNTS ***
First year registration of a pure bred Irish Draught, Connemara Pony, Irish Thoroughbred or Kerry Bog Pony is free of charge! To avail of this offer, please include a copy of the passport (clearly legible and complete photocopy or scan) along with the completed Horse Registration Form when registering the horse/pony.