Qualified trainers, riding instructors and/or industry professionals who are members of the IHSGB

The IHSGB is committed to the development and education of its members in their knowledge and understanding of the Icelandic Horse.

Please note the IHSGB does not endorse any one trainer more than another. The IHSGB does not issue licenses to Trainers/Instructors. Enquiries should be made through the individual Trainers/Instructors rather than the Society. The Trainer /Instructor will be able to answer any questions you may have with regard to services, cost, insurance etc.

All trainers listed below are willing to travel.

Andrew (Frank) Carson

  • Tel No: 07736596351
  • Email address: carson@andrewcarson677.orangehome.co.uk
  • Website: www.acicelandichorses.co.uk
  • Qualifications: FT (Icelandic Trainer Association) young horse trainer
  • Services provided:
    Horse Training
    Young horse training
    Development of gaits

Tim and Janice Hutchison

  • Tel No: 01539624000
  • Email address: info@icelandichorses.co.uk
  • Website: www.icelandichorses.co.uk
  • Qualifications: Tim is a FEIF Level 1 Trainer who qualified in 2004
    Janice is a RWYM Bio mechanics Riding Coach qualified in
    1996, and a UKCC Level 2 Riding Instructor qualified in 2011
  • Services provided:
    We can tailor courses to individuals, people and/or horses for all levels and most ages.
    Our facilities include, round pen, indoor and outdoor arena, 250metre oval track, 250 metre straight track as well as stables and 130 acres of grazing.

Fi Pugh

  • Email address: fi@oldhillsicelandics.co.uk
  • Website: www.oldhillsicelandics.co.uk
  • Qualifications: B-instruktør (Denmark), FEIF level one.
    FEIF International Sport Judge
  • Services provided:
    Horse training
    Starting youngsters
    Ground work
    Riding instruction

Smári Slater

  • Tel No: 01559 362266 / 07787 336135
  • Email address: eddahestar@hotmail.com
  • Website: www.eddahestar.co.uk
  • Qualifications: Certified FT (Icelandic trainer association)
  • Services provided:
    Rider instruction
    Horse training
    Starting youngsters
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    Groundwork etc.

Jemimah Adams

  • Email address: jemimaha@hotmail.com
  • Website: www.connegarfarm.co.uk
  • Qualifications: BHS Level 1, BHS Riding and Road Safety, trained to BHS Level 2. Magnus Skulason Icelandic Horse Academy.
  • Services provided:
    Rider Training, Horse Training
    Young horse training
    Development of gaits, ground work.

Bjorn Roar Larsen

  • Tel No: 01595 809483
  • Email address: to-ska@online.no
  • Qualifications: FEIF Level III
  • Services provided:
    Rider Training, Horse Training
    Young horse training
    Development of gaits, ground work.