- Support the use and health of the Icelandic Horse according to international standards.
- Advance the study, breeding, and exhibition of the Icelandic Horse.
- Represent FEIF in the United States and represent the United States to FEIF.
- Maintain a registry of purebred Icelandic Horses.
Official Publication of the United States Icelandic Horse Congress
(USIHC), a member association of FEIF (International Federation of
Icelandic Horse Associations).
The Icelandic Horse Quarterly is published in March, June, September,
and December by the US Icelandic Horse Congress as a benefit of membership.
The September 2014 issue of The Icelandic Horse Quarterly
features 52 pages of color photos and information about the Icelandic
horse. Articles include a follow-up on the FEIF Hoof Study, reports on
the Kentucky Evaluations and the NEIHC Games Day, an introduction to
Horse Agility, and stories about an Icelandic Mounted Patrol horse,
riding in Iceland, and learning from an injury, along with the latest
news from the Regional Clubs, the USIHC Board of Directors, and our
parent organization, FEIF.
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All issues since 2008 are available online.
|Board Conference Call Minutes
The minutes of the October board conference call are available online.
|New Regional Club in the Ohio Valley
The Board approved the application of a new regional club during the October conference call. The Board extends a warm welcome to the Ohio Valley Icelandic Horse Club.
|New US Sport Judges
Four people who attended the Sport Judging Seminar held in conjunction with the Kentucky sanctioned show have qualified as US intern judges. Congratulations to Deborah Cook, Alexandra Dannenmann, Barabara Frische, and Sina Scholz.
|Board Election Canceled
Lynn Wiese, Election Committee Chair, reports there were no nominations received for the election. As all three incumbent board members are willing to continue to serve and no nominations have been received, the Board is suspending the election process.
Schooling Show at Hulinndalur in Columbus NC. Emphasis on basic gaits of Icelandic horses, understanding how to ride Icelandic horse sport competition classes, what elements judges are looking for and how scores are given. Lessons available October 15-24. Call Sara for more information 828-712-8658.
||Board Conference Call|
The board will hold its monthly conference call at 8PM (Eastern). An agenda will be posted here the weekend before the call. All interested members are invited to listen to the call.
||Board Conference Call -- Budget Meeting|
The Board will hold its monthly conference call and annual budget meeting for 2015 at 8PM Eastern. An agenda including the proposed budget as submitted by the various committee chairs and officers will be posted here before the call. All interested members are invited to listen to the call.
The USIHC Annual Meeting will be held at the Radisson Blu hotel in Minneapolis, MN. More details to follow. A block of rooms is available at a reduced rate by using the following link: www.radissonblumoa.com.