American Shire Horse Association/United States Dressage Federation

Adequan/USDF All-Breeds Awards

Designed to recognize the accomplishments of specific breeds in dressage, these awards are presented to Shires and Shire Sporthorses that are registered with the ASHA, and whose owners are ASHA members in good standing.

ASHA sponsors awards 1st to 5th place for Adult Amateur, Junior/Young Rider, and Open; and 1st to 3rd place for Musical Freestyles. These awards are provided to levels Training through Grand Prix.

To learn the rules for qualifying horse and rider/owner, please visit the USDF’s website at

To see horses declared for the program, visit USDF’s page at Declared Horses

June 2010 USDF Connection article – Breed of the Month: Shire