….is most exciting of all! Here Stikla frá Efri-Mýrum is tölting by herself (with a little help from me). Stikla is a very promising young mare (b. 2006) sired by Smári frá Skagaströnd and Þruma frá Hvítárbakka. Stikla was started
The Colts enjoying a good day
At Efri-Mýrar we have 4 young stallion prospects at the moment. From our breeding it´s Abel (chestnut, b. 2008) Sire: Álfur frá Selfossi Dam: Kylfa frá Frostastöðum (50% bred./owned by Yvonne Benzian, Sweden) and Askur (black with a snip b.
Assist from Germany
This is Jennifer from Germany who are with us to help with training the horses. Jennifer can only stay until late March when she will return to Germany to finish his B-trainer test (where she rides a powerful Smáridotter we
A new network
HestaNet has joined the network Islandshästföretagarna based in Sweden. The network cooperate with small and large companies that are working with the Icelandic horse as an important part of the business idea. Almost 300 companies have already joined the network.
During the month of January we have had incredibly good weather here in northern Iceland. Between 6 and 8 degrees Celsius and no wind and no snow. Behind the stable is a large grass pasture that is perfect for the
The season is in full swing and we have some great horses at the stable. For example two first prize mares and some very nice youngsters. Áfangi frá Sauðanesi is a 3,5 year old stallion sired by Hágangur frá Narfastöðum.
Frökk & Fruma in training again
We have started up Frökk and Fruma again. They have both been into breeding and now we have taken the foals away from them. Fruma is a 1. prize mare with a total score of 8,08 at Landsmót 2008 then