2024 USDF/IDA Quiz Challenge
USDF and IDA are proud to bring you the 2024 IDA Quiz Challenge for the ninth year!
Membership and Quiz Challenge Registration
The USDF and Intercollegiate Dressage Association (IDA) have partnered to offer a quiz challenge for the annual IDA National Championships. The USDF/IDA National Quiz Challenge is open to all IDA members who are also USDF members and focuses on classical dressage theory and training and dressage competition rules. The five highest-scoring individuals in the four divisions (Introductory, Lower Training, Upper Training, and First Level) advance to the finals at the IDA Nationals. A winner is declared in each division, with one grand prize winner.
Membership Requirement: Participants in the Quiz Challenge must be USDF members. Membership can be a Participating Membership, a Group Member Organization (GMO) Membership, or an Education Membership. Your membership must be current from when you register until the conclusion of the Quiz Challenge.
- *Must be a current USDF member and logged in to your account in order to access the registration link. Go here to join or to renew your USDF membership.*
- Participants in the Quiz Challenge must be USDF members. This membership can be a Participating Membership, a Group Member Organization (GMO) Membership, or an Education Membership. Your membership must be current from when you register until the conclusion of the Quiz Challenge.
Registration: Online registration for the quiz challenge can be found on this page: https://www.usdf.org/education/quiz_challenge.asp. You must be logged in to your USDF account to access the registration button. The final day to enter is March 8.
- Once your entry has been processed, you will receive an email with further information regarding how the 2024 Quiz Challenge will be administered.
Round 1 of the quiz round will be an online quiz. It will open on March 13 and close on March 27 at midnight.
This year’s championship round will be held at the IDA National Championships on Friday, April 24 at 3 p.m. at the Tryon International Equestrian Center, NC.
2024 Grand Prize
The grand prize winner of the 2024 USDF/IDA National Quiz Challenge will receive the opportunity to attend the 2025 Young Rider Graduate program. More information on the program can be found here.
Grand Prize Winner: Breanna Gemmell, Averett University. Breanna was the winner of the Upper Training Level Division.
The Level winners were:
Introductory Level – Liliah Ashtyani, Rutgers University
Lower Training Level – Miley Holtzman, Virginia Tech
Upper Training – Sami Scigouski, Miami University
For more information on the USDF/IDA National Quiz Challenge, please contact the USDF Youth Programs Liaison at [email protected].