The term "Adult" within USDF membership applies to all members age 21 and over. The term adult amateur applies primarily for competition purposes and is defined within the rules of the US Equestrian (USEF) that provides the body of rules by which dressage is governed. Refer to the links below for information on amateur status, rules, and procedures:
- USEF General/Dressage Rulebook (See GR 1306 for rules and definitions regarding Professional/Amateur Status)
- Amateur Reclassification Procedure
- USEF Adult Amateur Inquiry Email
For more information, please contact USDF at 859-971-2277 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Any questions regarding official AA status should be directed to USEF.