Please complete in full the "Membership Form" and the "Horse Registration Form". These can be found at the bottom of this page or on the Dressage Ireland Shop page when purchasing your membership.
Due to GDPR regulations these forms are not online forms; they must be printed and signed.
You then have 2 options to submit your application:
PAY FOR MEMBERSHIP
To purchase your Dressage Ireland membership, please click on the "Join Now" tab on the previous page or click here.
Alternatively, please send a cheque or postal order for the correct amount to the Dressage Ireland Office at the above address.
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Adult Riding Member (18 or over on 1st January 2020):
If you wish to compete at Dressage Ireland competitions, be eligible to qualify for Winter Finals and National Championships and/or partake in training you must choose the Full Riding Member option and register your horse/pony.
Junior Riding Member (under 18 years on the 1st January 2020)
It is a prerequisite of a Junior Membership that their parent or legal guardian is a member of Dressage Ireland. If a Junior Member wishes to compete at Dressage Ireland competitions, be eligible to qualify for Winter Finals and National Championships their horse/pony must also be registered. Horses/ponies for Junior Members need to be registered by an Adult Member (18 years or over).
Trailblazers membership is available to riders under the age of 21 who have never ridden above Novice level at Dressage Ireland Shows. Riders may compete in Junior Trailblazers (under 16yrs) and Senior Trailblazers (16-21yrs) classes at Regional shows and may compete at National competitions in Trailblazer classes should they achieve the qualification criteria. Trailblazers members may also ride in the unregistered section in regular ‘adult’ classes at Regional shows. No horse/pony points awarded.
Sportsmans membership is available to riders over the age of 21. Riders may compete in Sportsman classes (Preliminary - Medium) at Regional shows and may compete at National competitions in Sportsman classes should they achieve the qualification criteria. Sportsman members may also ride in the unregistered section in regular 'adult' classes at Regional shows. No horse/pony points awarded. Professional/Trainers or members who receive payment for coaching are NOT eligible for this category.
If you wish to be a registered judge or trainee judge you must be a Member. Judges who also wish to ride at Dressage Ireland competitions should choose the Full Riding Member option.