Next Show: Sunday, October 8th 2017
Please note: Rules have changed for the 2017-2018 Season. Please refer to the AVDR Rule Book for the current rules and qualifications for year end prizes. We are running 7 events / show this year. For a show to count toward the minimum number of 8 shows required for year end awards, a rider must compete in at least 5 of these events per show.

About Us

Who we are
Founded in 1939, Antelope Valley Desert Riders is the oldest equestrian club in Los Angeles County. AV Desert Riders provides families and youth with the facilities necessary to allow all types of equestrian events to take place. For 78 years, the club has been a leader in the Antelope Valley for equestrian events. AV Desert Riders promotes the competitive spirit in a close family environment.

AVDR hosts District 21 of the California Gymkhana Association, with CGA shows held on the second Sunday of the month.

Board of Directors
President ......................... Andria Witmer
Vice President ................. Ingrid Armstrong
Treasurer ........................ Andrea Witmer
Secretary ........................ Sherry Harris
Board Member...................Doug Verseput
Board Member ................ Dianna Lane
Board Member ................. Kerry Lane
Board Member ................ Orion Westfall

Judges
Doug Verseput-Senior Judge
Alexis Daimant
Rick Harris
Diana Lane
Kerry Lane
Orion Westfall

Where we are
AVDR is located at 3223 West Avenue N-3, Palmdale, California 93551 - in the Antelope Valley.

Heading south from Bakersfield / Tehachapi (Hwy 58) take 14 south. Off at Avenue N, then turn right. Left on 30th Street West and right on Avenue N-3.

From Los Angeles / San Fernando Valley (5 Fwy) take 14 north. Off at Avenue N, then turn left. Left on 30th Street West and right on Avenue N-3.

Updated 2016-Feb-28