Membership Categories

Competitor

Competitor Members are those that participate in and contribute to the competitive environment of equestrian sport.

Benefits:

  • 24/7 Personal Accident Insurance
  • 24/7 Public & Product Liability Insurance
  • Participate in all levels of competition (see table below) in both Competitor and Participant classes
  • Participate in closed club activities
  • Register horses and purchase Competition Licenses
  • Access to EA and EWA communications
  • Access to accredited education programs
  • Access to State Equestrian Centre discounts
  • Access to EWA seminar discounts
  • SportsPass Rewards Card
  • Voting rights (18+ only)

EA Competition Levels Permitted:

Sport Levels
Dressage Prep, Prelim, Novice, Elementary, Medium, Advanced, Prix St George, Intermediate I, Intermediate II, Grand Prix
National Para-Equestrian tests of all grades
FEI Para-Equestrian tests of all grades
Driving Training Events, Non-FEI Events, FEI Events
Eventing EvA65, EvA80, EvA95, EvA105, 1 Star, 2 Star, 3 Star
Interschools State Championships Qualifying Events, Leaderboard Events, State Championships, National Championships
Jumping All heights
Show Horse Affiliated Events*, State Championships, National Championships
Vaulting Barrel, Prelim, Pre-Novice, Novice, Intermediate, Advanced, Open

Participant

Participant Members are those that participate in and contribute to grassroots equestrian sports activities.

Benefits:

  • 24/7 Personal Accident Insurance
  • 24/7 Public & Product Liability Insurance
  • Compete in restricted levels of competition (see table below) in Participant classes only
  • Participate in closed club activities
  • Register horses and purchase Competition Licenses
  • Access to EA and EWA communications
  • Access to accredited education programs
  • Access to State Equestrian Centre discounts
  • Access to EWA seminar discounts
  • SportsPass Rewards Card
  • Voting rights (18+ only)

EA Competition Levels Permitted:

Sport Levels
Dressage Prep, Prelim, Novice
National Para-Equestrian tests of all grades
Driving Training Events, Non-FEI Events
Eventing EvA65, EvA80
Interschools State Championships Qualifying Events, Leaderboard Events
Jumping 1.04m and below
Show Horse Affiliated events*
Vaulting Barrel, Prelim, Pre-Novice

Supporter

Supporter Members are those that contribute to the competitive environment of the equestrian sport but do not participate in competitions as a rider. They are recognised as having a significant contribution to the sport through their various areas such as coaching, officiating or the owning/breeding of horses.

Benefits:

  • 24/7 Personal Accident Insurance
  • 24/7 Public & Product Liability Insurance
  • Register horses and purchase Competition Licenses
  • Access to EA and EWA communications
  • Access to accredited education programs
  • Access to State Equestrian Centre discounts
  • Access to EWA seminar discounts
  • SportsPass Rewards Card
  • Voting rights (18+ only)

EA Competition Levels Permitted:
None


*NEW* Adult Riding

Adult Riding Members are those who are currently a member of an Adult Riding Club that is affiliated with both EWA and the Adult Riding Clubs Association of WA (ARCA).

An Adult Riding Member actively participates in equestrian sport activities in a club environment and may compete at events with their peers both interclub, intraclub and at EWA events that hold Adult Riding classes.

Benefits:

  • 24/7 Personal Accident Insurance
  • 24/7 Public & Product Liability Insurance
  • Compete in restricted levels of competition (see table below) in Participant classes or dedicated Adult Riding classes
  • Participate in closed club activities
  • Access to EA & State communications
  • Access to State Equestrian Centre discounts
  • Access to EWA seminar discounts
  • SportPass Rewards Card

EA Competition Levels Permitted:

Sport Levels
Dressage Prep, Prelim, Novice
National Para-Equestrian tests of all grades
Driving Training Events, Non-FEI Events
Eventing EvA65, EvA80
Interschools N/A
Jumping 1.04m and below
Show Horse Affiliated events*
Vaulting Barrel, Prelim, Pre-Novice

*NEW* Recreational

Recreational Members are those who enjoy riding a horse in equestrian activities for pleasure, riding out or they may be a member of an equestrian club.

A Recreational member may have had limited association with EWA in the past and could be a member of an equestrian club that is outside of the EA sports. The EWA Recreational member will now be able to ride and own a horse with the safety of 24/7 Insurance.

Benefits:

  • 24/7 Personal Accident Insurance
  • 24/7 Public & Product Liability Insurance
  • Participate in closed club activities
  • Access to EA & State communications
  • Access to State Equestrian Centre discounts
  • Access to EWA seminar discounts
  • SportPass Rewards Card

EA Competition Levels Permitted:
None


* In the discipline of Show Horse only, EA-Affiliated Agricultural Shows are exempt from Show Horse entrants requiring EA membership. Entrants into all other club or affiliated events require Adult Riding or Participant Membership at a minimum.


If you are not sure which category would be best for you, please call us on 9296 1200 and one of our staff members can assist you.

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