Great Icelandic Horse Fair a campaign promoting the Icelandic Horse
in the US is now in the process of establishing a new and exotic
equestrian sport in the United States: The US - IceTolt Championship.
- Icelandic horses performing on ICE.
Icelandic horse with its famous gait called Tolt, will be performing
at speed and in formation on Ice. For the first time in the US the
TGIHF-group did a demonstration on ICE in ABQ, New-Mexico last fall.
Needless to say it was a huge success and for the spectators a thrilling
event. In Iceland as well as in some countries in Europe IceTolt
competitions are extremely popular and people travel from different
countries to attend. There are more ways to use ice rinks then to
is doing an event in Dillsburg, PA. May 16-19th 2002, where two
IceTolt competitions are scheduled. We will compete in two divisions,
1. For advanced/or professional riders
2. For intermediate/or amateur riders.
fall the TGIHF-group will be in California where we plan to continue
the Championship . From there we will continue our Championship
until we crown the US - IceTolt Champion for the first time.
the future we hope to be able to do IceTolt Competitions all over
the US and turn this Championship into a major project.
all information we invite you to browse our web site: http://www.toltmasters.is/
And for those who want to participate in the IceTolt Championship
please contact us and we will assist each and everyone to get prepared.
wishes from Iceland
On behalf of The Great Icelandic Horse Fair