Welcome to The American Driving Society, Inc.
Established in 1974, The American Driving Society, Inc. supports carriage drivers in the United States and Canada. Over 80 ADS-recognized events are held across North America each year.
The purposes of The American Driving Society, Inc., are:
- To promote the best interests of the sport of driving horses and ponies to carriages, both competitively and for pleasure
- To create and maintain public interest in national and international driving events
- To educate and inform the public regarding driving methods, safety and events
- To publish information on driving methods, safety, and events
- To organize driving events and provide technical assistance to competition organizers
- To maintain a roster of officials and provide training and continuing education for them
If you want to help sustain and grow the ADS, a donation is a great place to start.
Click here to download a pdf you can complete and mail with a check. Click here to use our online donation form and pay by check or by credit card.