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World Championships

A national sport team at World Championships for Icelandic Horses can comprise of up to 7 rider/horse combinations and a reserve horse, a reserve rider or a reserve rider/horse combination. In addition, up to five extra eligible rider/horse combinations and a reserve horse, a reserve rider or a reserve rider/horse combination can be added to the team, provided that the extra riders are at least 16 years old and not more than 21 years old in the calendar year. Young riders may choose to compete in a separate age division or with the adults.

World Championships 2017Only one horse per rider is allowed in the World Championships sport competitions. The rider/horse combination cannot be changed after the final entry. Excepted from this is when the reserve is entered in accordance with the rules.

The reigning World Champions are allowed to participate as World Champion at the succeeding World Championships with the same or another eligible horse. They must be officially entered by their national organisation, but will start in addition to the national team in the same team uniform. They are allowed to start in any discipline..

Horses that comply with the specific rule about eligible horses in the FEIF Sport Rules and Regulations, and that are 6 years or older in the calendar year, are eligible

Riders that comply with the specific rule about eligible riders in the general part of Sport Rules and Regulations, and which are 16 years or older in the calendar year are eligible.

A rider must have the nationality of the country he is representing or have had his permanent residence in the country he is representing for at least the previous year (counted back from the first day of World Championships).

Each participation country is invited to appoint one FEIF Licensed International Sport Judge for the sport competitions. Additional judges are appointed by a special committee.

A Chief Judge is appointed by the Board of FEIF upon recommendation by the Sport Committee at least 10 months before the start of the World Championships. At the same time a Deputy Chief Judge is appointed. The Chief Judge and the Deputy Chief Judge must be qualified as a FEIF International Sport judge.

World Championships are organised every two years (uneven years) in one of the member countries.

News

World Championships 2017 closed!
In the closing ceremony the Team Trophy was awarded to the team Iceland and the FEIF Feather prize to Máni Hilmarsson [YR]...

V1 - World Champion 2017
Jolly Schrenk / DE with Glæsir von Gut Wertheim [DE2007141621] is the World Champion 2017 in V1 - Fourgait, the silver medal...

F1 - World Champion 2017
Frauke Schenzel / DE with Gustur vom Kronshof [DE2009134130] is the World Champion 2017 in F1 - Fivegait, the silver medal...

T2 - Young Rider World Champion 2017
Clara Olsson [YR] / SE with Þór frá Kaldbak [IS2005186297] is the World Champion - Young Riders 2017 in T2, the silver medal...

T2 - World Champion 2017
Johanna Tryggvason / DE with Fönix frá Syðra-Holti [IS2006165087] is the World Champion 2017 in T2, the silver medal went to...

T1 - Young Rider World Champion 2017
The Young Rider World Champion 2017 is Olivia Ritschel [YR] / DE with Alvar frá Stóra-Hofi [IS2007186005], the silver medal...

T1 - World Champion 2017
Jakob Svavar Sigurðsson / IS with Gloría frá Skúfslæk [IS2008282582] is the World Champion in T1, the silver medal went to...

World Championships 2017 - Complete result list sport
FEIF The complete result list for all sport classes at the World Championships 2017 is available now.

P2 - Young Rider World Champion 2017
The World Champion 2017 - Young Riders in P2 is Lona Sneve [YR] [NO] - Stóri-Dímon frá Hraukbæ [IS1996165370], the silver...

P2 - World Champion 2017
The World Champion 2017 in SpeedPass is Charlotte Cook [GB] - Sæla frá Þóreyjarnúpi [IS2006255474], the silver medal went to...

FEIF Video competition 2017
FEIF Youth is happy to announce the winners of the 2017 FEIF Youth Video Competition.

F1 - Young Rider World Champion 2017
The World Champion 2017 - Young Riders in F1 is Máni Hilmarsson [IS] with Prestur frá Borgarnesi [IS2009136036], the silver...

V1 - Young Rider World Champion 2017
The World Champion V1 in 2017 is Gústaf Ásgeir Hinriksson [IS] with Pistill frá Litlu-Brekku [IS2007165003], the silver...

PP1 - Young Riders World Champion 2017
The World Champion 2017 Young Riders in PP1 is Konráð Valur Sveinsson [IS] with Sleipnir frá Skör (7,50), the silver medal...

PP1 - World Champion 2017
World Champion 2017 in PP1 - Pace Test is Magnús Skúlason [SE] with Valsa från Brösarpsgården (9,09), the silver medal went...

P1 - Young Rider World Champion
The World Champion P1 Young Riders is Lona Sneve [YR] [NO] with Stóri-Dímon frá Hraukbæ [IS1996165370] and a time of 21,60".

P1 - World Champion 2017
The World Champion in P1 - Pace Race 250m is Markus Albrecht Schoch [CH] and Kóngur frá Lækjamóti [IS2002155124] with a time...

WM Saturday
First of the two days of the finals, and emotions are running high.

WM Friday - World Championships 2017
Over the last few year colour has been added to our saddles and bridles.

WM Thursday - World Championships 2017
Time to think about the volunteers, and there are well over 500 of them.

WM Wednesday - World Championships 2017
This might already be halfway through the week, but today is also the day of the Opening Ceremony, and the introduction of...

WM Tuesday - World Championships 2017
We will come back to the shopping opportunities later, but let us take you into the mirror tent.

WM Monday - World Championships 2017
For the competitors, particularly in breeding, the WM stated punctually at on Mon morning.

Relay riders in Oirschot
The relay riders have arrived in Oirschot after a long ride from Herning in Denmark, where the World Championships were held...

4000 km riding route in France, Belgium and Germany
The European Route d'Artagnan is a 4000 km riding route established through a Unique cooperation between 12 partners...

Day 6 - FEIF YouthCamp 2017
Day 6 and the last full day of the FEIF Youth Camp in Belgium, and what better way to spend it but at a theme park? All the...

Day 5 - FEIF YouthCamp 2017
On Sunday, day 5 of the FEIF Youth Camp in Belgium, we were kindly invited on a sporting carriage driving tour.

Day 4 - FEIF YouthCamp 2017
Saturday and day 4 of the FEIF YouthCamp in Belgium.

Day 3 - FEIF YouthCamp 2017
Friday, and the third, action packed day of the FEIF YouthCamp in Belgium.

EHN meets European parliamentarians
On July 13, 2017 the European Horse Network met European parliamentarians to raise awareness of the many economic and...

Day 2 - FEIF YouthCamp 2017
On the second day of the FEIF Youth Camp, things are getting close and personal.

Day 1 - FEIF YouthCamp 2017
The first full day of the FEIF YouthCamp started with a trip to a stud farm for the Belgian brewery horses, used for pulling...

Applications Being Accepted for the 2021 World Championships
FEIF The Board of FEIF invites for applications to organise the World Championships 2021.

Virtual ride 2017
The km totals for June have just been published! Please note that this month they are sorted by the highest number of km...

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