Adult Rider Program

Area IV Adult Rider Coordinator:                                                                      

Jessica Smith                                                                                      


Have you considered joining the Area IV Adult Riders Program?

Anyone over the age of 22, professional or amateur, who is interested in Eventing can join!

Member Benefits:                    

  • Eligibility for the Impulsion Low Score Award at EVERY event in Area IV.  Winners receive a free T-shirt from Impulsion for Eventers and are put into a drawing for year end prizes!
  • $25 rebates for clinics in Area IV taught by ICP Certified instructors (up to 3 clinics per year!)
  • Discounts to ride in the Area IV Camp July 15-16, 2017 at Otter Creek Farm in Wheeler, WI. 
  • Eligibility to ride in the Adult Rider Team Championship held concurrently with AEC's
  • Gift bags for all Adult Rider members heading to the AEC's
  • Ride on a team for FREE in the Adult Rider Team Scramble  in the Young Rider vs Adult Rider Team Challenge 
  • Discounts to ride on an Area IV Virtual Team
  • Year End Awards
  • Adult Rider parties at select Area IV HT's

How do I join the Area IV Adult Riders Program?

You can join Adult Riders when you renew your membership for the USEA. If you already joined or renewed your USEA membership, but didn’t join Adult Riders, it isn’t too late. You can go back into the USEA website and join. To do so, you must Log In and choose to join the Adult Rider program under your membership profile.  Cost is $25 for the entire year.   If you need additional instructions on how to join, contact

Why should I join the Area IV Adult Riders Program?

  • Year-End Awards exclusively for Adult Rider members
  • "Ride for the Whine" award at EVERY event in Area IV
  • Adult Rider Receptions at Area IV Events
    • Meet your fellow competitors, and enjoy beverages and snacks provided by Area IV Adult Riders.  There is always a handy giveaway too so be sure to stop by and say hello!
      • Upcoming Receptions - Check on Facebook for time and location


Where does your entry fee go?

This presentation was given at the 2011 USEA Convention and answers questions such as: Why are events so expensive? Where does my money go? and Why can't my entry fee be refunded? Click HERE to read the article.

To increase adult rider participation in eventing by providing education and recognition and offering communication and camaraderie.

Area IV Adult Riders Membership Coordinator:

Jessica Smith


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Area IV Adult Rider Awards

  • Low-Score Awards presented to the Adult Rider Member who finishes with the lowest score at each Area IV USEA Recognized horse trials

Year-End Awards exclusively for Adult Rider members