Membership

When you become a member of North American Western Dressage, you are supporting an organization that is providing a venue where the horse can be appreciated for his natural brilliance in a way that supports long-term soundness and progressive training for all horses regardless of breed, conformation, prior discipline, or choice of tack.

Our network of trainers, judges, coaches, and riders are dedicated to promoting classical training for all equestrians.

Amateur and Youth members are automatically granted membership in both North American Western Dressage and our NEW sister organization, Dressage on a Dime.

Professional membership is $100 for either NAWD or Dressage on a Dime, $150 to maintain professional membership in both. 

You will also enjoy many other membership benefits including:

  • Discounts on attendance and participation in many of our events
  • Discounts on clinics, training, and coaching by many of our professionals
  • Eligibility to make nominations for NAWD Ambassador Stars
  • Eligibility to submit rule change requests (Due by Feb 28th)
  • Eligibility to vote on rule change proposals that we submit to the USEF, USDF, and the Western Dressage Association of America  
  • 20% off a package of 3 coaching sessions through Coach's Corral

Membership is not required to participate in any of our programs, but when you join, you are helping to support an organization that is working hard to keep Western Dressage accessible and affordable for everyone - we sincerely appreciate your help.

For your convenience membership is renewed automatically.  You may cancel at any time.

There are four levels of membership:

Adult Membership: $25.00 per year.


Youth Membership: $20.00 per year.  

This membership is for youth who are under the age of 19 (18 and younger) as of January first of the current year.


Professional Membership - your choice of either Dressage on a Dime OR NAWD: $100.00 per year.  

Please click here for a list of professional member benefits.  

Professional Membership Combination Package - receive a listing for both Dressage on a Dime and North American Western Dressage : $150.00 per year

If you are already a pro member of NAWD and would like to upgrade to add Dressage on a Dime to your professional membership, please click here to add - $50.00 per year.

Lifetime Membership: $1000.00. Includes all the benefits of Professional membership in both Dressage on a Dime and North American Western Dressage and an automatic Ambassador Star with a perpetual link to your website.


If you are already registered as a user on this website, or a prior member seeking to upgrade or reinstate membership, you must use the buttons below.  Please Log In BEFORE you attempt to upgrade.

Upgrade to an Adult Member Upgrade to a Youth Member
Upgrade to a Professional Upgrade to a Lifetime Member