- 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.
To advertise, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ad rates are here.
All issues since 2008 are available online.
|August Board Meeting Minutes
The minutes of the August Board conference call are available online.
The results from the sanctioned show Flugnirkeppni 2014 are in the archive and have been included in the national ranking
The September 2014 Icelandic Horse Quarterly is now available on the USIHC website. All current members may download the PDF version. If you've also requested a printed copy, it will be mailed from the publisher on September 1.
|Funding Support for Breeding and Sport
During the July conference call, the Board approved two new funding programs aimed at Sanctioned Sport Competitions, Breeding Evaluations, and Young Horse Evaluations. These programs will run over the course of 2014 and 2015 providing financial assistance to event organizers.
||Early Bird Registration for Sport Judging Seminar|
The "early bird" registration ends on September 15th for the October Sport Judging seminar.
||Board Conference Call|
The Board will hold its monthly teleconference starting at 8PM (Eastern). An agenda will be posted here the weekend before the call. All members are invited to listen to the call.
|NEIHC Open Sanctioned Show|
Thor Icelandics, Claverack, NY
Join us for our second annual sport competition.
Contact Leslie Chambers: email@example.com
This event has been sanctioned.
|Breeding Evaluation [CANCELED]|
by the NEIHC at Thor Icelandics in Claverack, NY.
This evaluation has been canceled by the organizer due to a lack of participation.
|NEIHC Young Horse Evaluations|
||Quarterly (December Issue) Article & Advertising Deadline.|
Submit articles for publication in the Icelandic Horse Quarterly to firstname.lastname@example.org. We reserve the right to edit submissions. To submit ads online and pay using PayPal, click here.
|CIA Open Fall Show|
CIA Open USIHC Sanctioned show hosted by Flying C Ranch and held at Húnavellir, Santa Ynez, CA. For more info go to www.ciaclub.net or contact Ásta Covert at email@example.com
|Sport Judging Seminar|
The seminar will include lectures, video presentations and practical judging at the competition site. It is a great seminar for all competition riders, riders interested in competitions, and anyone else who would like to understand the judging system better and who is interested in the theory and practice of judging, watching and evaluating gaits, and the technical factors behind the scores.
|Kentucky Icelandic Horse Show|
A sanctioned competition at Locust Hill Farm, Prospect, KY. Contact Kathy Love ( 612-840-7296 or firstname.lastname@example.org ) for more information.
This event has been sanctioned.