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Mid-Atlantic Region

Regional Director
Heidi Ferguson
Milford, DE
302-632-8024
midatlantic@americandrivingsociety.org

Territory: New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, Washington DC

ADS Mid-Atlantic FB page

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Regional Calendar

Note: ADS Recognized events are in Red
Please contact your Regional Director to add any non-recognized events to this calendar.
Include all pertinent dates, locations and other particulars.
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Mid-Atlantic Region ADS Affiliated Driving Clubs

The American Driving Society's Mid Atlantic region offers a large variety of venues for every driving style and interest. Competitions, pleasure driving, recreational driving, and educational opportunities abound. The region's geographic diversity and rich natural history enhance the enjoyment derived from the sport.

The tabs below are organized by state.  Click on a tab to see the ADS affiliated driving clubs, along with their website and Facebook information, for each state in the Mid-Atlantic Region.  

QUESTIONS? Additional information may be obtained from the ADS office by calling Stacy Carlson at (608) 237-7382 or Info@americandrivingsociety.org

 

If you do not see your club listed please visit our renewal page to renew your club membership.

Delaware Driving Clubs

Delmarva Driving Club
DelmarvaDrivingClub.com
https://www.facebook.com/DelmarvaDrivingClub/​
Most members from the Delmarva Peninsula (which includes Eastern Shore MD, Eastern Shore Virginia and Southern Delaware). Monthly “Delmarva Driving Lines” newsletter, video and book lending library. Educational clinics, annual Spring Pleasure show and club drives. Click here for membership info. 

 

Delaware Trainers 

*This is a list of ADS members who identify as trainers. ADS does not endorse trainers. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maryland Driving Clubs

My Lady’s Manor Driving Club
MLMDC.org
https://www.facebook.com/myladysmanordrivingclub/​
Most members from Baltimore, Carroll, Harford counties, and Southern PA.Bi-monthly “Putting To” newsletter and membership meetings.

Maryland Trainers

*This is a list of ADS members who identify as trainers. ADS does not endorse trainers. 

Tracy Morgan
(301) 648-5158
gemmapony@aol.com

Claire Lacey 
(410) 660 - 6447
 camelot108@gmail.com

 

 

Pennsylvania Driving Clubs

Brandywine Valley Driving Club
bvdc.shutterfly.com
https://www.facebook.com/BrandywineValleyDrivingClub/​
Members from PA, MD, DE, and NJ and throughout the region. Most activities located in Eastern PA and Fair Hill, MD. Monthly “ Driving Lines” newsletter.
Activities: bi-monthly membership meetings and programs, recreational drives, beginner clinic, Junior clinics,  ADS approved pleasure show, schooling CDE in May and Oct.

Susquehanna Whips and Wheels
svwwdriving.com
https://www.facebook.com/SusquehannaValleyWhipsWheels/​
Most members in North Central PA. Newsletter, 4 or 5 membership meetings per year.

 

Pennsylvania Trainers

*This is a list of ADS members who identify as trainers. ADS does not endorse trainers. 

 

New Jersey Driving Clubs

Gladstone Equestrian Association
GladstoneDriving.org
https://www.facebook.com/Gladstoneequestrian/​
Most members from Mid-Atlantic States, activities at Hamilton Farm, Gladstone NJ. No meetings or newsletter.

Garden State Horse and Carriage Society
GardenStateHorse.org
https://www.facebook.com/gardenstatehorse/​
Most members and activities are in New Jersey. 140+ members in 2010. Monthly membership meetings and newsletter “In Draft.” Clinics, Pleasure Drives.    
 

New Jersey Trainers

*This is a list of ADS members who identify as trainers. ADS does not endorse trainers. 

Jessica Axelsson  Snyder
609 846 5105
Ponydriving@yahoo.com

Mary Harrison
908 625 1946
MaryHar@comcast.net

Sarah Schmitt
908 303 1830
saraeschmitt@gmail.com

Suzy Stafford
302 540 5162
ponydrivers@aol.com
staffordcarriagedriving.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Virginia Driving Clubs

Piedmont Driving Club
piedmontdrivingclubva.com/
https://www.facebook.com/PiedmontDrivingClubVA/​
Most members from Loudon and Fauquier counties. Most activities near Middleburg, VA. Monthly “In Draft” newsletter.

Blue Ridge Carriage Club
https://www.facebook.com/groups/423548721037850/ 
Most members are in or around Rockingham Co. & Shenandoah Valley area. Monthly meetings include a drive (weather permitting), short business meeting and an educational segment. Activities: Shows and recreational drives in various parts of the Mid-Atlantic region. brcc1welcome@gmail.com

James River Driving Club
https://www.jamesriverdrivingassociation.org​ 
https://www.facebook.com/jrdadriving/
Members from Richmond and the surrounding areas of Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, & North Carolina, who support & enjoy recreational and competitive carriage driving.

 

Virginia Trainers

*This is a list of ADS members who identify as trainers. ADS does not endorse trainers. 

Paul Maye 
540 272 1134
carriagedriving@msn.com

Darlene Kemper
540 246 1910
ridekkf@aol.com

Jennifer Johnson
540 424 4868
jenni@jcandalusians.com

Ray Norton
434 589 6537
rnorton@embarg.mail.com

Mary-Alice Matheson
540 270 6157
mcoachorse@gmail.com

Paula Bliss
(540) 668-7227
hbbliss@toast.net

West Virginia Driving Clubs

 

 

 

 

West Virginia Trainers

*This is a list of ADS members who identify as trainers. ADS does not endorse trainers. 

Curtis Pierce  
304 897 6627  
cepinwv@yahoo.com

 

 

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