FEIF - International Federation of Icelandic Horse Associations 
Director of Sport

The Director of Sport is responsible for all sport matters within FEIF. This covers the sport rules  and guidelines for sport judges, the international co-operation between member countries and the different bodies involved in sport, the annual meeting of national sport leader (Sport Meeting), the Sport Committee, the international seminars for sport judges, the licenses for international sport judges and the test to become a licensed international sport juge, World Championships and the WorldRanking.

Jean-Paul is from Switzerland, living and working near Berne, owner and CEO of the family companies working in wood transformation, handlings technic and consulting (SAP). He has a license as international sport judge and Icelandic horse trainer, he is an active leisure rider (his daughters being active competition riders) and has been team leader for Switzerland or France for five times. He had twice been competition leader at the Swiss Championships. Jean-Paul has been a member of the national sport committee of Switzerland, and as their president a member of the board of IPV CH, later responsible for the national sport judges.

Jean-Paul Balz (CH) is the FEIF Director of Sport, having been elected at the Delegates Assembly in Sweden in 2018.

 

 

 

 

 
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Mid European Championships (MEM)
From August 9-12, 2018 the Mid European Championships will take place in St.

Nordic Championships 2018 (NC)
The Nordic Championships for Icelandic horses will be held on August 7-12, 2018 at the beautiful competition grounds of...

Landsmót 2018 in Reykjavík
One of the largest events of the 'International Iceland horse family' in 2018 will be Landsmót in Reykjavik.

Ride to Reykjavik
This year's FEIF virtual 'Ride to Reykjavík' has reached the final home stretch.

Breeding horse trainer seminars 2018
Both breeding horse trainer seminars 2018 took again place in Skeiðvellir, Iceland and 22 young participants between 18 and...

Launch of the 2018 FEIF YouthCup Logo
Preparations for the FEIF YouthCup in one of the big trotting centres of West Sweden are in full swing.

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