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.

 

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FEIF Sport Judges Seminar 2019
A small number of seats is still available for national as well as international sport judges (Stansted, London, March 2019)...

Registration for relay rides has started
As much as the Icelandic-horse world is looking forward to the bi-annual festival of sport and breeding competitions, there...

FEIF YouthCamp 2019
The 2019 FEIF YouthCamp will take place 7-14th July and is hosted in Iceland.

Ringmaster seminar 2019
FEIF The 3rd FEIF Ringmaster meeting will be organized from March 23-24, 2019 in Gardermoen, Norway.

FEIF Youth country of the Year 2018
The deadline for submitting national reports is 15th January and the award is given annually to the national association...

Instagram winner in the FEIF advent calendar 2018
The picture that received most likes is this stunning photo of the very handsome Fengur frá Miðdal - congratulations,...

Why not take a look....
FEIF FEIF (@feiforg) is the new Instagram account of FEIF, and the advent calendar #feifadvent2018 has been a great success.

FEIF@50 and 2019
The year 2019 will be a special year for FEIF as we are now 50 years old and will be celebrating this during the big event...

Horses of Iceland and Christmas
According to legend, the 13 Yule Lads (or 'jólasveinar' in Icelandic) are the offspring of an awful child-eating ogress...

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