Western Pennsylvania Dressage




Many members enjoy competition, and there are several different types to choose from. Click here for a full breakdown from the USDF of some ways you can get in the competition ring.

USDF/USEF Recognized Dressage Shows

Competing in recognized dressage shows qualify you and your horse for the Great American Insurance Group/USDF Regional Championships and other USDF Awards. Add your WPDA membership number to your show entry to qualify for local WPDA awards as well! See our awards page for more information.

Membership Checklist for Competing at USDF Recognized Competitions

WPDA Sanctioned Dressage Schooling Shows

Schooling shows are a great way for you and your horse to gain competition experience in a more informal atmosphere. See our calendar for upcoming schooling shows in the area.

Members who volunteer at WPDA Sanctioned Shows are eligible for Canter Cash, found on the volunteer page.

interested in hosting a Wpda sanctioned schooling show?

Please complete this application and send it along with your sanctioning fee check at least 30 days prior to the event to:

Jerri Anesetti
WPDA Sanctioned Shows Chair
452 Old Hickory Ridge Road
Washington, PA 15301

Photos from the WPDA I & III Dressage Schooling Shows presented by Allegheny Equine

Courtesy of Photography by MAK. To view all show photos and purchase high-resolution prints, please visit https://gallery.photographybymak.com/.

Upcoming WPDA Schooling Shows

Check back soon for 2020 dates!

Helpful Articles & Links

USDF Dressage Tests - 2019 Tests effective from 12/1/2018 to 11/30/2022