Questions and Answers:
How do I join ODS-A Chapter or register my horse? Please visit our Membership page here for information and application on joining and registering your horse. In order to be able to compete for year end awards with ODS and/or your chapter, you must be a current member of ODS and their horse must be registered with ODS, this Horse Registration number must be placed on the Results form and on each prizelist entry.
Do I have to be a member of ODS or its chapters to come to a show No, but additional fees may apply if you compete.
What are the Year End Awards? ODS and its chapters offer various awards. For ODS Year End awards please view Our Awards Page– Please visit your chapter for information on awards that they may offer.If you are part of a chapter and compete in the chapter and ODS you could be eligble for year end awards.
What is a Recognized Show? ODS will host a USDF/USEF recognized show for Region 9. A recognized show is licensed by the USEF and recognized by the USDF and scores gained at these recognized events may count toward year end awards and/or qualifying for a championship or other event. You can find our shows listed on the ODS calendar
What is a Schooling Show? A schooling show is usually local to the area, smaller than a recognized show but not recognized. Schooling shows allow you to gain experience for you and your horse to practice tests and get a feel for competition. You may contact or view more information about our Chapters that hosts schooling shows on our Chapters Link.
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