USDF Announces All-Breeds Awards Sponsors for 2005

Friday, September 23, 2005

The USDF All-Breeds Award Program, designed to recognize the accomplishments of specific breeds in dressage, would like to acknowledge the 58 registries participating in 2005. Three new registries, The American Friesian Association, The Foundation for the Pure Spanish Horse and The Baroque Horse Society, have joined this prestigious line-up. If your horse is registered with one of these breed associations listed below, your horse may be eligible to compete for an All-Breeds Award.
  • Akhal-Teke Association of North America
  • Friesian Sport Horse Registry
  • American Connemara Pony Society
  • Gypsy Vanner Horse Society
  • American Friesian Association
  • Hungarian Horse Association of America Inc
  • American Hackney Horse Society
  • International Andalusian and Lusitano Horse Assoc.
  • American Haflinger Registry
  • International Georgian Grande Horse Registry
  • American Hanoverian Society
  • International Morab Breeders Association
  • American Holsteiner Horse Association Inc.
  • International Registry of Colored Horses
  • American Morgan Horse Association
  • International Sporthorse Registry
  • American Mustang & Burro Association
  • Irish Draught Horse Society of North America
  • American Paint Horse Association
  • Lipizzan Federation of America
  • American Quarter Horse Association
  • Morab Horse Association and Register Inc.
  • American Saddlebred Horse Assn. Inc.
  • National Show Horse Registry
  • American Shire Horse Association
  • North American Danish Warmblood Association
  • American Sportpony Registry North
  • American Selle Francais Association Inc.
  • American Trakehner Association
  • North American Shagya-Arabian Society
  • American Warmblood Registry
  • North American Spotted Draft Association
  • American Warmblood Society
  • North American Thoroughbred Society
  • Appaloosa Horse Club Inc.
  • Norwegian Fjord Horse Registry
  • Appaloosa Sport Horse Association Inc
  • Oldenburg Horse Breeders Society NA Division of Verband
  • Arabian Horse Association
  • Oldenburg Registry of North America
  • Baroque Horse Society
  • Percheron Horse Association of America
  • Belgian Warmblood Breeding Association
  • Performance Horse Registry
  • Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association
  • Pinto Horse Association of America
  • Cleveland Bay Horse Society of North America
  • Purebred Hanoverian Association
  • Curly Sporthorse International
  • Rheinland Pfalz-Saar International
  • Dutch Warmblood Studbook in North America
  • Swedish Warmblood Association of North America
  • Foundation for the Pure Spanish Horse
  • Thoroughbred Horses For Sport
  • Friesian Horse Association of North America
  • Welsh Pony & Cob Society of America
  • Friesian Horse Society Inc.
  • Westfalen Horse Association

In order to be eligible for an All-Breeds award, horse, owner and rider must meet the minimum requirements for the All-Breeds program, as well as have a declaration on file with USDF for one of the participating registries listed above. A declaration for a horse must be made by September 30, 2005 to be eligible for the All-Breeds program in 2005. Complete declaration instructions are available on the USDF Web site, and complete rules for the All-Breeds program are available in the USDF Directory as well as on the following link. Questions about the All-Breeds program can be directed to Christine Walker,

Founded in 1973, the United States Dressage Federation is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to education, the recognition of achievement, and the promotion of the sport of dressage. For more information about USDF membership or programs, visit, e-mail, or call (859) 971-2277.

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