Welcome to the CIHF Newsletter
Here you will find articles pertaining to the Members, Icelandic Horses, and various events within our Icelandic horse community in Canada and abroad.
We very much appreciate any and all news, articles, and events that you have experienced and wish to share with other Icelandic horse owners and enthusiasts. If you have an article or picture you would like to share please email it to Gwen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updates & Notices
- There have been at least four horrific barn fires in Ontario. In response, Equine Guelph has published inside /outside fire safety suggestions.
- Go to EquineGuelph.ca/tools/fireprevention.php
- Fire In Article & Fire Out Article
Previous Minutes, April 17, 2016
- Our April 17, 2016 Board Minutes have been posted. One of the items that was discussed at the meeting is the Danish Pleasure Riding Program, a translated copy was obtained and submitted by Nathaly Jones, a program which is also in conjunction with the FIEF rules. For more information please review the Minutes on the Minutes page. We are excited about bringing this Program to Canada and developing for everyone across Canada. For those of you who are interested in participating in this Program please contact Arie DeLint at email@example.com
- Pleasure Riding Program
Upcoming 2016-2017 Election
- As the fall approaches we are looking for Members to think about the upcoming Election for 2017.
The upcoming election will have 5 seats available for the 2106-2017. Those that are up for re-election: Victoria Stoncius, Maria Badyk, Corinne Kreigl, Arie DeLint, Sharon Dinter.
- The Federation is always looking for volunteers to help out with the various Committees, if you are interested in participating please let the Chair of the Committee know. Everyone's input is valuable and needed for the Federation to continue to grow and move forward in promoting the Icelandic horse here is Canada.
Member Benefits Update
Thanks to Victoria Stoncius we are receiving a bit more bang for our dollar with respect to our Membership benefits.
Exclusive hotel savings for CIHF Members at HotelStorm. Save up to 55% over online travel agencies and enjoy the convenience of 24/7 concierge. A great option for out of town workshops, quick weekend getaways and even international travel! Contact Victoria Stoncius (firstname.lastname@example.org) for login details or check your email for passcode.