An international conference of sports judges will be held here in Iceland, April 13.-14th next.
The theme of the conference revolves around the declared objective of the international association by dedicating the competition year 2012 to exemplary equitation. It can be expected that the conference will be a policy statement for the evolvement of issues for the judges, because the judge´s ethics and protocol will be discussed in detail. Sigríður Björnsdóttir will introduce a report on injuries in mouth areas; Gunnar Reynisson will present an introduction of motion analysis on different gaits.
Bent Rune Skulevold will administrating the vocational factor of the conference, where the emphasis will be on how to evaluate the quality of equitation and the horse riders Stian Pedersen, Eyjólfur Þorsteinsson and Hanna Rún Ingibergsdóttir will also be there for his assistance.
The conference will be held at the club house of the Hörður Horse Club in Mosfellsbær. The organizer is FEIF in collaboration with LH and the conference is open for all international FEIF sports judges and local sports judges.