The Calendar of Events includes all events in North America which are sponsored by a member of the USIHC as well as all FEIF events outside of the United States in which USIHC members are eligible to participate.

If you have an event to add, please e-mail us. Please limit your Calendar event to specific date, place, contact and a brief description.

2018

April

Apr 21–
Apr 22

CIA Open Spring Sanctioned Show

April 21 - 22 -- CIA OPEN Spring Sanctioned Show at Flying C Ranch Santa Ynez, CA.  

For more info go to http://www.ciaclub.net/ciaopen0418.html or contact Asta Covert at info@tolt.net

This event has been sanctioned.

Apr 26–
Apr 29

Sport Judges Seminar

Sport Judge Seminar with Þorgeir Guðlaugsson from April 26-29 2017 at Red Feather Icelandics in Trout Lake, Washington.


Þorgeir is a highly experienced and qualified FEIF international Sport Judge and has judged more World Championships than any other judge.

He is the Chief judge at the World Championships this year in Holland.

Þorgeir is a enthusiastic and caring instructor. He is extraordinarily ambitious and has a great range of professional knowledge. His enthusiasm about the subject makes it easy to listen to and enables participants of all levels to acquire or improve their knowledge.


The seminar is open for everyone interested in Icelandic horses and their specialties.

Pleasure rider or non-rider who wants to learn more about the different gaits, recognition of beat or balance problems and ideas how to solve those problems are equally welcome as competition riders who are interested in the assessment of gaits and how to judge horse shows.


The seminar includes lectures, video presentations and practical judging.

If requested, a voluntary test at the end of the seminar will be offered in order to qualify as an US intern judge.


Cost: $400 for the seminar, $50 for testing. 

Please contact Alex Dannenmann at alex.dannenmann@gmail.com for more information


This event has been sanctioned.

Apr 27–
Apr 29

Minnesota Horse Expo

Minnesota Horse Expo at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds, Saint Paul, MN

May

May 23–
May 24

Kentucky Breeding Evaluation

Save the date:  Léttleiki Icelandics is planning a full Breeding Evaluation around Memorial Day weekend in 2018.  For more info contact Maggie at Maggie@lettleikiicelandics.com or go to www.lettleikiicelandics.com.  

 This event has been sanctioned.

May 26–
May 27

Kentucky Sport Competition

Save the date:  Léttleiki Icelandics is planning a sanctioned sport competition around Memorial Day weekend in 2018.  For more info contact Maggie at Maggie@lettleikiicelandics.com or go to www.lettleikiicelandics.com.  

This event has been sanctioned.

June

Jun 1–
Jun 3

Riding Clinic

Riding Clinic with renowned International Breeding and Sport Judge in beautiful northern Minnesota!—This talented clinician is adept at teaching beginners to World Championship competitors.  Riders can choose to emphasize skills and training needed for everything from trail riding to sport competition to breeding evaluations. Please contact Kydee Sheetz at acicelandics@yahoo.com for more information and to register

Jun 22–
Jun 24

Caeli Cavanagh Clinic - Liberty, Leadership and Lessons

Caeli Cavanagh will be at Red Feather Icelandics in beautiful Trout Lake Washington for a three day Clinic June 22-24th.


Caeli, a Holar graduate, is renowned for her liberty work as well. Come for three full days of Learning.


Contact Linda Templeton for more information (linda@redfeathericelandics.com   541-490-0975)

Jun 22–
Jun 24

Tölt Clinic with Freya


Tölt Clinic with Freya

June 22-24 Wrenhill Stables 17401 NW 11th Avenue, Ridgefield WA.

To register: Make checks payable to Cascade Icelandic Horse Club (CIHC) Mail to: Susan Wellington, 61751 Gensman Rd, St Helens OR, 97051 


Jun 22–
Jun 24

Trausti Gudmundsson Tolt in Harmony clinic

Trausti Gudmundsson,Tolt in Harmony clinic  in Wasilla, Alaska - June 22-24, 2018

for more info contact:  Jane Wehrheim, alaskaicelandics@gmail.com


Jun 23

Dressage Mini Schooling Show Clinic

Dressage Mini Schooling Show

Judges: Alex Pregitzer and Jana Meyer

Thor Icelandics, Hudson NY

contact Leslie Chambers for info (lchambers17@comcast.net)


 

Jun 23–
Jun 24

NEIHC Sanctioned Show

The 6th Annual NEIHC Open (sanctioned show)

Judges: Will Covert and Alex Dannenmann

Thor Icelandics, Hudson NY

contact Leslie Chambers for info (lchambers17@comcast.net)

 

This event has been sanctioned.

July

Jul 5–
Jul 8

Leavenworth Trail Riding Retreat

Leavenworth Trail Riding Retreat - July 5-8, 2018, contact Lisa McKeen for information

August

Aug 4–
Aug 5

Flugnirkeppni Icelandic Horse Sanctioned Show

Sport Horse Competition- Flugnirkeppni, at Winterhorse Park, Eagle WI August 4 thru 5

This event has been sanctioned.

Aug 4–
Aug 6

Steinar Sigurbjornsson clinic

Steinar Sigurbjornsson clinic in Wasilla, Alaska - August 4-6, 2018

for more info contact: Jane  Wehrheim, alaskaicelandics@gmail.com

September

Sep 3–
Sep 4

New York Breeding Evaluation

Save the date:  Full FEIF Breeding Evaluation on Labor Day in 2018.  The event will be held at Cobbleskill Fairgrounds in Cobleskill, NY. For more info contact Martina at martinagates@mac.com or 631-662-7755

This event has been sanctioned.

Sep 4

New York Young Horse Assessment

Save the date: Young horse assessment following the FEIF Breed Evaluation. For more info contact Martina at martinagates@mac.com or 631-662-7755

Sep 6–
Sep 7

Breeding Evaluation at Harmony Icelandic

Sanctioned Breeding Evaluation sponsored by Flugnir Icelandic Horse Association at Harmony Icelandics in Peru, Iowa.  This inaugural event at the beautiful new facilities at Harmony Icelandics promises to be an exciting time featuring excellent judging and educational sessions as well as beautiful horses and great fellowship with your fellow Icelandic fans.


Please contact Virginia Lauridsen at Virginia@harmonyicelandics.com for reservations, Kydee Sheetz at acicelandics@yahoo.com for general information and Deb Cook at cookice65@gmail.com to register your horses.

This event has been sanctioned.

Sep 8–
Sep 9

Toppur Sanctioned Show

Toppur Sanctioned Show

The show is Sept. 8-9 at Harmony Icelandics in Iowa

Contact Virginia at Harmony Icelandics for more information   

virginia@harmonyicelandics.com

This event has been sanctioned.

Sep 15–
Sep 16

AIHA Sanctioned Show

Sanctioned Show with Judge Petur Jokull Hakanarsson - September 15-16, 2018

for more info contact: Janet Mulder, janet@akicefarm.com


This event has been sanctioned.

Sep 21–
Sep 23

Trail and fun camping and trail weekend at CookIce Farm

Trail and fun camping and trail weekend at CookIce Farm,  Location TBA September 21 thru 23

October

Oct 5–
Oct 7

Kentucky World Ranking Event October 5-6-7

Kentucky Triple World Ranking Event 

October 5, 6 & 7 At Lettleiki Icelandics 

Contact Maggie for more Information at Maggie@lettleikiicelandics.com or go to www.lettleikiicelandics.com

This event has been sanctioned.

Oct 13–
Oct 14

CIA Open Fall Sanctioned Show


October 13-14 -- CIA OPEN Fall Sanctioned Show Show at Flying C Ranch Santa Ynez, CA.  

For more info go to http://www.ciaclub.net/ciaopen1018.html or contact Asta Covert at info@tolt.net

This event has been sanctioned.

Oct 19–
Oct 21

Fall Round up Trail fun weekend at Winterhorse Park

 Fall Round up Trail fun weekend at Winterhorse Park, Eagle, WI, October 19 thru 21

Oct 27–
Oct 28

Frida Icelandic Horse Sanctioned Show

Frida Icelandic Horse Sanctioned Show

October 27 and 28, 2018. The Frida Icelandic Riding Club will hold a sanctioned show at Montaire Farm in Middleburg, VA.

For info: Curtis Pierce, cepinwv@yahoo.com and http://firc.us.

This event has been sanctioned.