Icelandic Horse Facts
OIHA Members’ Horses
OIHA Member Benefits
Whether you own an Icelandic horse or just love the breed, the OIHA is happy to welcome new members worldwide.
- Member contributed Bulletin
- Member Login area
- OIHA sponsored clinics
- Approved Sponsorships for Youth Rider Education
- Free OIHA Sponsored Clinic Auditing for Youth Members
- Annual Summer Picnic & General Meeting
- Organized Events & Activities
- Assistance & Advice from Members and Directors
- OIHA apparel for purchase
Why our members love the breed
Tolt, tolt, tolt, tolt!
Their 5 gaits!
Willingness, soundness of mind and easy to keep.
I love their spirit!!!
Sociable, steady and not too tall.
They can do everything!
Unique character & engaging personality.
People friendly temperament, versatility & gaits.
Connection with humans.
The Icelandic Horse is not only to be found in the Icelandic Sagas. It is a breed unchanged from the time of the Sagas and is still holds a prominent place in Icelandic culture. If you would like to experience this exceptional breed up close, […]
Take a moment to watch some of our favourite videos that show off all the wonderful qualities of the Icelandic horse. Imagine the joy of riding their 5 gaits, riding with a herd in Iceland or just admire them from afar. Unique, powerful and versatile, the […]
Every year there is a major Icelandic horse competition. The world championships are held every odd numbered year and Landsmot, the Icelandic National championships are held every even numbered year. For several years now, a virtual ride as a closed group is offered through Facebook. […]