FEIF - International Federation of Icelandic Horse Associations 
President

The President of FEIF is the head of the Board of Directors and in charge of the office of FEIF. The board of FEIF continuously works on delivering on and developing further the vision, mission and goals of FEIF. 

 

Gunnar Sturluson has been involved with Icelandic horses from his childhood, travelling, competing and breeding. He has one daughter, Borghildur born 1998 and she is involved in the horses together with Gunnar. They breed horses and run a training station for horses at their farm in Hrísdalur on Snæfellsnes in West-Iceland. At Hrísdalur they keep and work with around 100 horses on a yearly basis, the stable is for 35 riding horses and 15 foals and they have 6-8 new foals per year. In 2013 Hrísdalur was nominated as one of 10 breeding farms of the year in Iceland.

In his daily life, he is Partner at LOGOS legal services based in Reykjavík and practices corporate and commercial law. He tries to ride as much as possible and a few years ago he started competing again after 17 years of rest. His best moments are on horseback at the yellow sand beaches of Snæfellsnes.

Gunnar was chairman of Snæfellingur riding club in West Iceland from 2007-2012, as well as a board member and vice chairman of Landssamband Hestamannafélaga (LH) from 2008 to 2012. Gunnar has been member of the FEIF Board since 2011.

 

News

FEIF Youth video competition 2017
The first video submission of this year's FEIF Youth video competition was greeted with great excitement.

International Day of the Icelandic Horse
On May 1, let your Icelandic horse open up a world of adventure for your family, friends, and acquaintances - especially...

IceTest 1.1.760 available
FEIF Recent changes in Sport Rules and Requirements require an update of IceTest.

FEIF Breeding Horse Trainer seminar 2017
The 7th FEIF seminar for breeding horse trainers at Skeiðvellir, Iceland, took place with a group of 22 very talented riders...

Drekis WRL in Varde (DK) no longer WorldRanking Event
FEIF The event Drekis WRL in Varde (DK), scheduled 17-18 June 2017, will no longer be a WorldRanking event.

EHN Newsletter March 2017
European Horse Network (EHN) - a non-profit network of stakeholders acting at a World, European, National or Regional level...

3 Berliner Islandpferdetreffen 2017 in Berlin-Karlshorst (DE) no longer WorldRanking Event
FEIF The event 3 Berliner Islandpferdetreffen 2017 in Berlin-Karlshorst (DE), scheduled 26-28 May 2017, will no longer be a...

Horses of Iceland
FEIF is proud to be a partner of the marketing initiative 'Horses of Iceland'! A wide range of partners meanwhile joined the...

Online stories - new initiative!
'Horses of Iceland' has a new subsection on the website with stories of all kinds about the Icelandic horse, highlighting...

World Championships 2017
17 countries registered to participate in the World Championships 2017 in Oirschot, Netherlands, by nominating team leaders...

IceTest and changes of Sport Rules
FEIF Recent changes in Sport Rules and Requirements require an update of IceTest.

Responsible Equine Ownership
FEIF Measures to improve the welfare of millions of horses and donkeys across the EU have been approved by the European...

Icehorse Festival in Denmark
Denmark plans to organize the first indoor event on a regular 250m oval track from April 5-8, 2018 - indoors! Riders from...

FEIF Rules and Regulations 2017 now online!
FEIF The General Rules and Regulations as well as the versions for breeding, education, sport and youth - all valid as of April...

FEIF Sport Judges Seminar
Nearly half of FEIF International Sport Judges gathered in Haarlem, NL for a weekend session to prepare themselves for the...

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