Renew you membership today


FEI Logo


Driving News

8/24/15: Annual Meeting – Celebrate Driving in California Wine Country!

Members and friends of the American Driving Society (ADS) are encouraged to attend the 41st Annual Members Meeting, September 24-27 in the heart of picturesque Lodi Wine Country - one of California’s major wine growing regions. California is also home to one of the largest ADS-member contingencies in the nation. Registration closes September 8, 2015.

The host hotel for the meeting is the Hampton Inn & Suites, located in Lodi, California. Hotel reservations are not included in meeting registration. Please reference the “American Driving Society” when making reservations for a special group rate. If reserving online, use promotion code "ADS".

Agenda, travel information and registration details are available here. More information about the Members Meeting can be found on the ADS Facebook and Pinterest pages. Please contact the ADS with questions at or (608) 237-7382.

8/24/15: ADS Competition Organizers Webinar

Do you organize an ADS-recognized event? Make sure to watch the webinar recorded on August 18 geared towards Jan-June16 events (but relevant to all)

Watch the Webinar on YouTube

8/5/15: Comment on Proposed ADS Rule Changes

Several Rule Changes were submitted to the ADS Rules Committee in June. ADS members have the opportunity to comment on the proposed changes until August 31, 2015. Learn more and comment here

7/21/15: ADS Annual Meeting Proxy Form Due Sept 19

Are you unable to attend the upcoming ADS Annual Meeting in Lodi, California? Make sure to complete a Proxy Form allowing another ADS member (of your choosing) to vote in your absence.

7/13/15: ADS Account Executive - Now Accepting Applications

The ADS is looking for a positive, energetic and experienced Advertising Account Executive in digital and print advertising sales to join our team. We’re seeking the kind of person that has demonstrated connections in the driving community and a proven track record of success. This individual should understand how to think critically, problem-solve and take a consultative approach to winning business from driving and equine related clients.

Read full description including application deadlines



competition updates

Sept. 5-6: Pleasure Days @ FL Horse Park, ADS/USEF recognition withdrawn.
September 19-20
: Longview by the Lake, Judge changes
Oct 1-4:
Kentucky Classic, Dressage test changes
Oct 10-11, Let's Have Fun, TX, Division added
Oct 14-18, Hermitage Farm CDE, Dressage test changes
Oct 31-Nov 1: Fall Fling @ FL Horse Park, Date change

View all ADS recognized events in the electronic version of the Omnibus


Ideal Harness

USEF Affiliate