News from Breeding

Breeding shows 2020

Breeding shows 2020

As the Covid-19 restrictions are being lifted more and more in most countries, we are happy that breeding shows can finally take place again. In Iceland, Germany, and Sweden the first breeding events have already taken place in strict compliance with national...

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Live Streaming – Breeding Day

Live Streaming – Breeding Day

Icelandic horse lovers around the world can enjoy the best of the Icelandic horse breeding scene with live streaming and commentary in three languages (Icelandic, English and German) on Eiðfaxi's Breeding Day, 9 May. Icelandic, English and German. Horses of Iceland...

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Landsmót 2020 postponed

Landsmót 2020 postponed

A decision has been made by the Icelandic Equestrian Association, Horse Breeders Association and Rangárbakkar the management of Landsmót to postpone Landsmót that was supposed to take place in Hella 6 - 11 July 2020. Instead Landsmót will be held in Hella in the...

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New FEIF International Breeding Judges

New FEIF International Breeding Judges

For the first time since 2015 a Breeding Judge seminar including an exam after the obligatory seminar took place in Hólar, Iceland from March 12-15, 2020. The exam included assessments of horses as well as an equitation test. Congratulations to Elisabeth Marie Trost,...

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Greetings from Team Landsmót

Greetings from Team Landsmót

During the FEIF conference in Hveragerdi Iceland last month, participants visited the Rangárhöllin riding and event hall in Hella. Team Landsmóts wants to thank everyone for coming and giving us the opportunity to be your host in our great facilities that horse people...

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Annual Breeding meeting 2020

Annual Breeding meeting 2020

The Annual Breeding meeting 2020 was well attended and all countries present at the Conference 2020 sent a representative to the meeting. John Siiger Hansen stepped down from the breeding committee after 23 years of working within the FEIF breeding committees and the...

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WorldFengur Report 2019

WorldFengur Report 2019

It is now almost three decades since the adventure of the consecutive versions of the Fengur family began: first with the original Fengur, then came Islandsfengur and VeraldarFengur and finally, with the launch of WorldFengur in the year 2001. When Fengur opened in...

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Landsmót 2020

Landsmót 2020

Landsmót hestamanna will be held 6-11 July 2020 in Hella and as you know, it is all about the best Icelandic horses performing their talents Gaedingakeppni, tölt, pace and breeding shows. But Landsmót is also about meeting and making friends, enjoying riding, walking...

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Breeding Ringmaster seminar 2020

Breeding Ringmaster seminar 2020

The FEIF Breeding Ringmaster seminar 2020 will be organized from April 18-19, 2020 in Gardermoen, Norway. The seminar is for experienced ringmasters or breeding judges, who shall be sent and signed in by their associations or national breeding leaders. Topics for...

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Open Breeders Seminar 2019

Open Breeders Seminar 2019

About 35 committed national and international breeders and persons interested in breeding of Icelandic horses met beginning of December at the international Open Breeders' Meeting at the IPZV office in Laatzen, Germany. The aim of the meeting was to strengthen the...

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Breeding Committee and Breeding Judges Committee 2019

Breeding Committee and Breeding Judges Committee 2019

The breeding committee and the breeding judges committee used the opportunity of this work meeting to prepare the proposals for the Delegates' Assembly 2020 and the Annual Meetings 2020 that will take part in Iceland in 2020. The details on the revision of the weight...

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Open Breeders Seminar

Open Breeders Seminar

The Open Breeders' Seminar will be organised during the biggest European fair for horse riding, hunting, fishing and nature 'Horse and Hunting' in Hannover. The seminar shall strengthen the international cooperation and promote breeding through an open exchange in the...

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Videos in WorldFengur

Videos in WorldFengur

More than 2.500 videos from 13 Landsmót events dating as far back as the very first Landsmót in 1954 are now available in WorldFengur. The videos include breeding assessments as well as sport competitions.

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FEIF Ringmaster seminar 2019

FEIF Ringmaster seminar 2019

The ringmaster seminar in Gardermoen, Norway, was attended by 21 experienced ringmasters, judges and interested persons from different FEIF countries. Lectures were given by Pétur Halldórsson, Iceland, and Heimir Gunnarsson, Sweden. Main topics included a lecture on...

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FEIF Sport and Breeding Judges Committees

FEIF Sport and Breeding Judges Committees

The judges' committees are a forum for counseling, communication and discussion and follows new developments in the area of sport judging and breeding judging. The committees are responsible for the contents of guidelines for judges, the judges seminars and the...

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