Education Committee Meeting 2013

October 31 2013 | Education

The Education Committee will focus on new projects, including a competition manual for riders, and looking into the possibilities for developing some e-learning materials.
Over a weekend of intense and lively discussion at the joint FEIF committee meetings in Malmø, the Education Committee also contributed the current FEIF project of putting together an inclusive description of the five gaits of the Icelandic horse, in different tempi, and with a list of typical faults often seen on the track. This document will form the single basis of the guidelines for both sport and breeding judges, as well and the terminology used by instructors.
Education also met up with the Leisure Riding Committee, to work on a joint project of a joint project seeking to ways of the determining the important characteristics of the good all-rounder and leisure horse.
In addition, we took the opportunity to work together with the sport judges? committee to agree on an exciting programme for the joint Sport Judges and Instructors Seminar which will take place in Germany on 21-23rd March, 2014. More details will be announced in mid-November.