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Four newly qualified sport judges in GB

Four newly qualified sport judges in GB

The Icelandic Horse Society of Great Britain (IHSGB) is pleased to announce four newly qualified Regional Sport Judges. This is the first time the IHSGB has been able to run a long term sport judge training programme, and the successful judges are the first newly...

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German Championships (DIM) LIVE stream

German Championships (DIM) LIVE stream

Use the great opportunity to follow the German Icelandic Horse Championships 2020 from Wednesday, September 16 to Sunday, September 20, 2020 via LIVE stream. Live broadcast will cover all events of the German Championships (DIM) on oval track and pace track - and you...

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WorldRanking 2020

WorldRanking 2020

As the restriction due to Covid-19 unfortunately are still affecting the organisation of WorldRanking events and participation of riders in many countries, the board of FEIF decided, that FEIF will not offer WorldRanking for 2020. Wherever possible, all countries may...

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FEI publishes return to play policy

FEI publishes return to play policy

The FEI has published its Policy for Enhanced Competition Safety during the Covid-19 pandemic, aimed at assisting Organisers and National Federations with the safe resumption of international equestrian events in line with national and local restrictions. The policy...

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FEIF WorldRanking suspended

FEIF WorldRanking suspended

The FEIF WorldRanking is a system to compare results of riders of pure-bred Icelandic horses at selected sport events all over the world with each other.As the restrictions due to COVID-19 affect the organisation of sport events it is not possible to guarantee equal...

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International Sport judge exam postponed

International Sport judge exam postponed

A lot of practising is necessary to successfully pass the International Sport Judge exam. Since there are currently no competitions in most member countries, candidates do not have the possibility to practise adequately. Therefore, FEIF has decided to postpone the...

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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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FEIF WorldRanking events cancelled

FEIF WorldRanking events cancelled

Thirty FEIF WorldRanking events are cancelled:11-12 Apr 2020 - Easter competition (Van't Enclavehof), Wortel (BE)18 Apr 2020 - SM-kval 1 WR nivå 2 (Rommeis Ek. för.), Borlänge (SE)19 Apr 2020 - SM-kval 1 WR nivå 2 (Rommeis Ek. för.), Borlänge (SE)24-25 Apr 2020 -...

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Sport Judges’ committee

Sport Judges’ committee

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

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Corona Cup

Corona Cup

Corona Cup Sweden is an online tournament that was started by the FEIF judges Åsa William and Jenny Göransson and Gunilla Lindgren, a Swedish national judge. The tournament is split in 4 weeks. Every week you can chose from two different tests, for details follow the...

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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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Alternative shoeing

Alternative shoeing

Based on the description in the FEIF Rules and Regulations (G8.3.2.3) the use of alternative shoes is possible. According to the FEIF Rules and Regulations alternative shoes must be used as manufactured without any modification, which means that alternative shoeing...

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Annual Sport meeting 2020

Annual Sport meeting 2020

A large group of national sport leaders and representatives from the national associations as well as the FEIF sport committee had discussions on a long list of agenda items. Hulda Gústafsdóttir and Markus Karrer were reelected as sport committee members. As Alexandra...

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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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