The Georgia Dressage & Combined Training Association (GDCTA) is dedicated to furthering the equestrian sports of dressage and eventing through education for its members and to conducting shows in order for its members to achieve their goals.
GDCTA is one of the most dynamic equestrian organizations in the state, offering a year round slate of events. On any given weekend, you will find GDCTA, providing educational opportunities, organizational assistance & volunteer support, while encouraging new organizers, new riders, and cheering on the advanced competitors as well.
Members of a USDF Group Member Organization (GMO) enjoy all the benefits of their GMO and USDF through one membership process. By joining a GMO, members automatically become a member of USDF, the only national organization devoted exclusively to dressage.
GDCTA is a member-run organization that depends on volunteers. Become involved in any of the many activities we offer. Complete training provided!
Your services or products promoted to dressage and eventing members at Horse Shows, Educational Events, GDCTA Website, and the Annual Awards Gala.
We are looking forward to an exciting year and encourage you "set up shop" at our many upcoming events.
GDCTA offers many programs for those under 21 with a current membership.
Providing educational opportunities to members who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to the sport as well as service within the Association.
The Georgia Dressage & Combined Training Association (GDCTA) is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting the equestrian sports of dressage and combined training (eventing). Run entirely by volunteers, the association and its members regularly organize and sponsor various activities designed to heighten its members’ and the general public’s knowledge of and appreciation for dressage and combined training.
GDCTA belongs to Zone 4 of US Equestrian Federation (USEF). In addition, GDCTA is a Region 3 Group Member Organization (GMO) of the United States Dressage Federation (USDF) and an Area III Associate Member of the United States Eventing Association (USEA). GDCTA is the largest organization of its kind in the southeastern United States, boasting nearly 850 members. GDCTA members range from first-time riders to Olympians.
DONORS - We want to thank you, the many supporters who have contributed to GDCTA over the years. Funding provided by the members and friends is essential to GDCTA fulfilling its mission and supports member programs.
Make a secure donation online (below). Contributors making a tax deductible gift of $50 or more will be recognized in the newsletter.