The United States Icelandic Horse Congress

The United States Icelandic Horse Congress maintains the Registry of Icelandic Horses in the U.S, sponsors U.S. participation in international competitions, and regulates breeding and competition activities within the U.S. in accordance with FEIF rules. It furthers knowledge of the Icelandic Horse within the U.S., promotes its correct use as a competition and pleasure riding horse, and provides a network in which to share information on events and services among Icelandic Horse owners. Prospective owners should first read our buyer's checklist.

The Icelandic Horse Quarterly

The Icelandic Horse Quarterly is published in March, June, September, and December by the US Icelandic Horse Congress as a benefit of membership.

Issue Three 2021 of The Icelandic Horse Quarterly features articles on virtual shows and hybrid clinics, riding in harmony, training tips for a horse that stumbles or one that has “lost its brakes,” and how to host a clinic, as well as news from the USIHC Affiliated Clubs, the Board of Directors, and our parent organization, FEIF.

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All issues since 2008 are available online. See the Topic Index to find the stories you are interested in.

Upcoming Events

Sep 18, 2021 - Sep 19, 2021
The St. Skutla icelandic Horse Club is having a 2021 clinic as follows: Season of Learning with Carrie Brandt Online portion May - AugustIn-person clinic September 18-19, 2021Hosted by:  Sand Meadow Farm,…
Sep 21, 2021 - Sep 21, 2021
The September BOD Conference Call will take place September 21, 2021 at 8:00PM (Eastern).  USIHC Members are invited to audit the call. Auditors are asked to identify themselves during the roll call at…
Oct 01, 2021
Quarterly (December Issue) Article & Advertising Deadline Submit articles for publication in the Icelandic Horse Quarterly to We reserve the right to edit submissions. To submit…

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