Horses of Iceland presents an ONLINE presentation series on Icelandic horse breeding will premiere on Tuesday, 30 March, at 6 pm UTC. The presentations are free of charge and open to all via Horses of Iceland Facebook  and will be in English.

Each presentation is ca 40 minutes long, following with Q&A´s. The first episode will be aired next Tuesday and the following three weeks:

30 March, 6 pm UTC: The beginning of breeding the Icelandic horses and first breeding consultants

6 April, 6 pm UTC: Breeding consultants from 2000; changes, development, and breeding lines   

13 April, 6 pm UTC: Modern breeding shows, procedures and purpose

20 April, 6 pm UTC: Breeding goals, official and private - the foundation of the goals, importance of private preference and versatility

The subjects will be presented in an informative and entertaining way by Herdís Reynisdóttir, a riding instructor with 17 years of experience as an international breeding judge.


Herdís Reynisdóttir (Dísa) is a riding instructor with a degree from Hólar University in Iceland. She has travelled to many different countries to give lessons and clinics, and also to judge in breeding shows – she worked as an international breeding judge for 17 years.

Click on the above picture to watch a short introduction video about Dísa.

For more information about Dísa and her Icelandic horse farm in Ireland, go to: and the Facebook page “Hestakot”.

30. March 2021, 18:00 - 20. April 2021, 18:30