News from Leisure Riding

A great start into the FEIF Tour Rider Cup

A great start into the FEIF Tour Rider Cup

The first month - the first results! The FEIF Leisure Riding Committee is happy to see the large number of participants who signed up and partly managed to ride quite some kilometres and hours on horseback in the FEIF Tour Rider Cup! But we would like to invite more...

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Virtual Ride – new target

Virtual Ride – new target

Participants on this ride are lucky, since they remain relatively unaffected by Covid. The cancellation of the World Championships is really sad news for so many, but the ride goes on. We have given up on Herning - but only as this year's destination for the virtual...

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Tour Rider Cup

Tour Rider Cup

Photo by Ulrike Roosen-RungeJoin us at the FEIF Tour Rider Cup This year, FEIF organizes a Leisure Competition for everyone who enjoys rides outside alone or in groups. Join the Tour Rider Cup and collect points for your rides through the countryside, enter these...

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Returning to Herning

Returning to Herning

Together, the riders of this year’s FEIF Virtual Ride “Returning to Herning” have now clocked up 22.440 km, which is half-way round the globe. What is more, they have proved that our journey to Herning continues, regardless of what else is happening in the world. Over...

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IPZV Art Competition 2020

IPZV Art Competition 2020

In Germany, the Day of the Icelandic Horse was celebrated with an award ceremony and the opening of an exhibition of the artwork entered in IPZV’s Icelandic (Horse) Art Competition. In total 465 artists from 16 different countries sent their great pictures. The...

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First teams “arrived” in Herning!

First teams “arrived” in Herning!

The 9th FEIF Virtual Ride “Returning to Herning” got off to a great start. Currently,  92 riders are registered, together they have covered just over 3000km, and 2 teams have already covered the distance from their home to Herning, and are looking for a new challenge....

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Fjellfestival 2020

Fjellfestival 2020

The "Fjellfestival med islandshest", or Mountain festival with Icelandic horses in Norway has started! It is the third year of the festival and was originally planned as a FEIF event this year. Sadly we had to cancel the international part due to Covid-19. However we...

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65 riders on their way to Herning

65 riders on their way to Herning

The virtual ride to the site of the next World Championships got off to a very good start last Monday: within one weeks, we have so far 65 complete registrations, riders from 13 member countries, the shortest distance from the home of one rider is just 162 km, whereas...

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Returning to Herning

Returning to Herning

Sunday was the first day of the 9th virtual ride. The aim is for everyone to make it to Herning in time for the World Championships 1-8th August 2021. The ride got off to an amazing start. By close of day 36 riders had registered, and hopefully counted their first km...

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