Creating leaders in and out of the saddle
The Intercollegiate Dressage Association (IDA) is a national organization offering organized competitions and the opportunity for students to make dressage part of their college experience. Learn more about our code of conduct and mission statement by visiting our About Page.
We have multiple shows throughout the year. Visit our Calendar Page to learn more about upcoming events or explore our Member’s Directory to learn if your school is a member of the IDA.
Have questions or want to get in touch with one of our team members? Visit our Contact page to submit any questions you might have and get to know our passionate team.
The Intercollegiate Dressage Association (IDA) is a national organization.
IDA offers organized competitions and the opportunity for students to make dressage part of their college experience.
IDA is affordable and fun with established teams on the East Coast, West Coast, and in the Midwest and Canada. College students interested in dressage are encouraged to start teams at their schools.
IDA provides support for new teams through regional leadership and assistance grants.
Regional competitions lead to the National Championships each year.
Riders may compete as a collegiate team or as an individual riding tests from the USDF Introductory Level through First Level. Dressage Seat Equitation and Quiz Challenge are also offered throughout the year leading to the National Championships in April.
If you are re-registering an existing team for this competition year please have your coach register first then their team.
Student riders can only register or re-register after the team has been created on our website.