Your Membership Benefits


Annual EIDEA dues automatically enroll you as a GMO level member of the United States Dressage Federation with a host of great perks, including  

• 6 issues of USDF Connection magazine

• Subscription to our e-newsletter "On The Bit" 

• The USDF Member Guide

• Access to e-TRAK, USDF’s online learning center

• Access to USDFscores.com

• Participation in the USDF Rider Award Program


Plus, EIDEA Members enjoy discounted auditing and rider participation fees at select local clinics.


AND, you'll get member discounts at the USDF Stores and participating sponsors.

Great deal, right? Best of all, you'll meet people who share your passion for horses and learning right here in Iowa.


Your hub for community and learning.

Monthly meetings take place around Eastern Iowa in classrooms, public libraries, barns and on live Google Hangouts where you can join in from anywhere there's wifi.

Affordable monthly dues for Juniors, Individuals, Families and Businesses ensure that our members get a fantastic value every year.

Get to know riders, professionals, barn owners and sport horse enthusiasts who share your passion for Dressage and Eventing.


2019 GMO Marketing Awards

  • Honorable Mention, Website Layout and Design for GMO with 75- 174 Members

  • Honorable Mention, Creative GMO-Sponsored Program; "Ride Pain Free with Dave Thind"

2018 GMO Marketing Awards

  • Best Website Layout and Design for GMO with under 75 members

  • Best First Person Newsletter Article, Donna Hammond for March 2018 On the Bit

  • Honorable Mention Most Creative GMO-Sponsored Event; "Taste a Wine/Ride a Test"

2009 Best Newsletter Award – Best layout and Design for GMO with under 75 members

2009 GMO Website  Award – Best layout and Design for GMO with under 75 members

2004 GMO Newsletter Award – Best layout and Design for GMO with under 75 members

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