FEIF - International Federation of Icelandic Horse Associations
Vision and Mission of FEIF


FEIF is bringing people together in their passion for the Icelandic horse.


  • We want to connect Icelandic horse culture, riding, lifestyle, enjoyment and passion.
  • We want to focus on horse welfare.
  • We want to provide pro-active service and knowledge.
  • We want to continuously improve and unify standards.
  • We want to promote the pure-bred Icelandic horse throughout the world.
  • We want to improve recognition of the Icelandic horse.


  • To put the welfare of the horse first in everything we do.
  • To organise large scale events, giving people an opportunity to enjoy Icelandic horse culture, riding and life style and to support and develop standards.
  • To define the aspects of the Icelandic horse culture and promote them.
  • To maintain the purity and quality of the breed.
  • To develop and maintain a sole register for the Icelandic horse.
  • To show respect towards the environment.
  • To establish and continuously improve comparable standards for education.
  • To find and improve international sponsoring in cooperation with our member associations.
  • To support member and aspiring member associations to develop their infrastructure as the basis for growth.
  • To maintain and improve internal and external communication.
  • To establish and improve internal FEIF administration and standard PR documents.

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

Workshop on voluntary work
In all areas of our work with the Icelandic horses we need reliable, enthusiastic and skilled volunteers.

Breeding horse trainer seminars 2018
Are you training and presenting breeding horses? Then these seminars might be of interest for you!
Both seminars address...

FEIF Youth Award 2017
The Award 'FEIF Youth Country of the year 2017' went to Denmark.

Annual YouthWork Meeting 2018
'Youth work is about the future' and so were most of the discussions in the FEIF Youth Meeting in Stockholm.

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