USEF Recognized Affiliate Associations play an important role in representing, shaping, and fostering growth within their respective breed/disciplines. Affiliation with the Federation expands the already important role these organizations play by connecting with all equestrian enthusiasts nationwide and tapping into the ability to reach new audiences. Affiliated associations help the Federation fulfill its mission to celebrate, protect, and grow equestrian sport in the United States.
The term Recognized Affiliate Association is reserved for one organization acknowledged by the Federation to represent an International Discipline or the National Breed or Discipline that has a body of rules which has been approved by the USEF Board of Directors for inclusion in the Federation Rule Book. The Federation recognizes only one breed or discipline association for each of these sets of rules. The term International Discipline Association (also referred to as FEI Affiliate) applies to the respective designated representative associations for each of the eight FEI disciplines. Recognized National Affiliate Association (also referred to as Recognized National Affiliate) describes an organization representing a national breed or discipline. For additional information see USEF Bylaw 222.
USEF International Discipline Associations
Recognized National Affiliate Associations