Five-Gait Winner: Respect Your Horse

kopie_von_magnusIcelandic rider Magnús Skúlason, who won gold for Sweden in five-gait, traveled with thoughtfulness to Berlin. Had left home with the words of his old riding instructor Reynir Aðalsteinsson in mind, that the rider must always show respect for his horse.

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T1B Champion: “I Fight”

kopie_von_jarl-steffiSteffi Svendsen on Jarl frá Miðkrika made it to the final in T1 (tölt with speed changes) on Saturday. The scene on the oval track was dramatic but not because of the medals the riders were striving for.

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Iceland Wins Gold in T1

handball-bronze-crowd_goFavorite Jóhann Rúnar Skúlason on Hnokki frá Fellskot did not disappoint in the tough T1 (tölt with speed changes) and won the gold yesterday, ending the 2013 World Championships for Icelandic Horses in Berlin on a victorious note for Iceland.

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