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Nordic Championships 2022

Nordic Championships 2022

A record number of riders participating in the Nordic Championships 2022 The Nordic Championships for Icelandic horses took place from 9th -14th of August in Åland, Finland, with the best horses in the Nordic countries competing for the coveted title of Nordic...

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MEM – Mid-European Championships 2022

MEM – Mid-European Championships 2022

Most of the riders and horses meanwhile arrived at the venue of the Mid-European Championships 2022 - on Thursday August 4, 2022 the event will start with about 190 participants from Austria, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands and Switzerland....

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T2 – Tölt – Option for trial in 2022

T2 – Tölt – Option for trial in 2022

The finals of the T2 competition could be more attractive by riding the third section (slow to medium speed tölt, holding both reins in one hand clearly showing no rein contact with the horse’s mouth) on both reins. Therefore, the Annual Sport Leaders Meeting decided...

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The beat goes on

The beat goes on

The contract with the FEIF is ready - the Icelandic Horse World Championships 2025 will take place in Switzerland! Ueli Heller, President of the Association "Icelandic Horse World Championships in Switzerland", Roman Spieler, OC President World Championships 2025 as...

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Sport Judges Guidelines 2022

Sport Judges Guidelines 2022

The sport judges guidelines 2022 are now available! The FEIF Sport Judges' Committee updated the new version of the guidelines. There are several smaller changes, the main change is the clear description of the maximum tightness of the noseband and how to measure...

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Nordic Championships 2022

Nordic Championships 2022

Åland is hosting the Nordic Championships (NC) for Icelandic horses Nordic Championships for Icelandic horses alternate between the Nordic countries, and on 9 - 14 August 2022, Finland will host the event. Åland - with its ideal location in the Baltic Sea, with newly...

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Landsmót 2022 will be great!

Landsmót 2022 will be great!

The presale has been extended to February 2nd, 2022. Magnús Benediktsson took on the job of manager of the Landsmót, The Icelandic Horse Festival, in Hella next summer. Magnús has worked on several projects in the Icelandic horse world in the past years and is known...

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Landsmót 2022

Landsmót 2022

Landsmót hestamanna will be held in Hella from July 4th – 10th in 2022 and ticket sales are starting today! Anticipation is great, since four years will have passed since we last held Landsmót, in Reykjavík 2018. Enjoy watching the world‘s best horses and riders...

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Young Committee members

Young Committee members

FEIF is looking for interested and active young people, 20-26 years old, to join the FEIF Committees of Sport and Breeding Help us shape the future of the Icelandic Horse world. Seats, especially earmarked for young people, will become available from February 2022,...

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Sport judges seminar and test

Sport judges seminar and test

Due to the current situation, the FEIF Sport Judges’ seminar in September 2021 will take place as online seminar (Zoom) on 17th September 2021 (entire day). This seminar is open to International FEIF Sport Judges. Interested persons not listed as International FEIF...

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New World Record in P1 (250m Pace Race)

New World Record in P1 (250m Pace Race)

Congratulations to Daniel Ingi Smárasson [SE] with Hulda från Margaretehof [SE2002201834]  - setting a new world record in the second heat of P1 - 250m Pace Race with a time of 21.07'' at the WorldRanking event ÖSM2021 Stenholmen, Linköping, Sweden on June 4, 2021!...

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Sport Rules 2021 available for IceTest

Sport Rules 2021 available for IceTest

A new set of rules is available for users of (classical) IceTest. Classical IceTest in its current version is freeware, which means it can be used free of costs in any non-commercial setting. IceTest is multi lingual, at the moment Danish, Dutch, English, German,...

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