Álfaklettur frá Syðri-Gegnishólum and Hugmynd frá Ketilstöðum are boat qualified for Landsmót in the group of 5 years old stallions and mares. Total score for Álfaklettur is 8,53 and Hugmynd 8,57.
Two mares from Gangmyllan will participate in the group of 6 years old mares at Landsmót this year.
In 2016 they both participated in the group of 4 year old mares, then they gave birth 2017 and are now back in training.
These two horses will participate in the group of 7 years and older stallions at Landsmót 2018.
Stúdent frá Ketilsstöðum is 8 years old, dam is Orka frá Gautavík and sire is Álffinnur frá Syðri Gegnishólum. Total score is 8,55.
Álfgrímur frá Syðri Gegnishólum is 7 years old, dam is Álfadís frá Selfossi and sire is Orri frá Þúfu í Landeyjum. Total score is 8.45.
Ljósálfur frá Syðri-Gegnishólum is a 4 years old son of Álfadís frá Selfossi and Lord frá Vatnsleysa. He was presented in his first breeding assessment last week and received 8,07 as a total score and qualified for Landsmót. Ljósálfur í clearly 5 gated but pace has not been tried or trained yet.
Eight horses from our breed are qualified for Landsmót 2018. The horse in the pictures below is Gígur frá Ketilsstöðum a 4 years old 4 gater. His total score in his first assessment was 8,18. Dam is Ör frá Ketilsstöðum and sire is Sveinn-Hervar frá Þúfu í Landeyjum.
Bergur and Sædís were in second place in 250 m. pace yesterday, this it their first time in 250 m after taking part in 150 m several times. Here is a video of the final heat, won by one of the very best pace horses in Iceland, Kjarkur frá Árbæjarhjáleigu and Konráð Valur Sveinsson, in third place was Lukka frá Árbæjarhjáleigu ridden by Hekla Katarina Kristinsdóttir.
Mildrid Musdalslien and Fálmar frá Ketilsstöðum won the 4 gate 4.1 in rhe Hrimnir competition last weekend. They received 7,20 in strong company. Fálmar is a great horse and we are happy that we have his full sister our breed. Dam is Þerna fra Ketilsstöðum and sire is Sveinn-Hervar frá Þúfu í Landeyjum. Congratulations and a big hug to Mildrid and her trainer Gry Hagelund that worked with us for some years and brought Mildrid here to buy Fálmar
This is Hugrökk frá Ketilsstöðum,7 years old. She was breeding evaluated when she was 4 years old and got total score of 8,18. Since then she has had two foals.This winter she has been trained again and is slowly getting back in shape. Total score was 8,27 included 8,5 for tölt and slow tölt, trot, pace and expression and 9,0 for spirit. It will be exiting to see how she developes, we think she has a great talent :) :)
Dam is Djörfung and sire is Natan frá Ketilsstöðum.
A total happiness, Álfadís had a mare foal this morning, sire is Stáli frá Kjarri. Surrounded by her mother Álfadís, big sister Álfhildur and Katla that also wanted to be in the picture, the little one has some role models.
Here are some pictures taken yesterday of this great young mare, Hugmynd frá Ketilsstöðum in her breeding assessment. her total score was 8,52 only 5 years old. She received 9,0 for tölt, slow tölt, canter and 9,5 for spirit. In total she received 8,78 for ridden abilities
Here are some pictures of Álfaklettur frá Syðri- Gegnishólum in his breeding assessment yesterday. He scored 8,65 for confirmation, 9,0 for head, back and croup and 9,5 for propotions. He scored 8,41 for ridden abilities, 8,5 för tölt and slow tölt, pace and expression and 9,0 for spirit.
Total score is 8,51 and second try is on Friday. We received this videó á Álfaklettur in his breeding assesment today.
This great 1 price 4 gated mare is for sale. In her first year of competition she has great results, these pictures are taken at Sleipnir World Ranking where ske took part in the A finales in 4 gate. This winter she was in the A finales in T2, tölt with loose rains in the Masters League. Dam is Glódís frá Stóra-Sandfelli 2 and sire is Sveinn-Hervar frá Þúfu.
These are the first pictures taken of Ljósálfur frá Syðri-Gegnishólum a 4 year old son of Álfadís frá Selfossi and Lord frá Vatnsleysu. This spring has been a specially bad in regards to weather but we used the opportunity when the sun was shining few days ago.
Student frá Ketilsstöðum was in the second place in 5-gate F1 at Sleipnir World Ranking last weekend. He scored 6,93 and had the first place in preliminaries and 7,14 and second place in the finales. Dam is Orka frá Gautavík and sire is Álffinnur frá Syðri-Gegnishólum. Rider is Bergur Jónsson.
Brynja Amble Gísladóttir riding Goði frá Ketilsstöðum won the 4 gate V2 with 6,93 and was in third place in T4 with 6,42, tölt with loose rains at Sleipnir World Ranking last weekend. Dam is Vænting frá Ketilsstöðum and sire is Álffinnur frá Syðri-Gegnishólum.
Happy winners of 4 gate V.2 and V.1, Brynja riding Goði and Elin Frami frá Ketilsstöðum. Bergur insisted on being in the picture too since he is the breeder of both horses.
Exiting day today, many finales to ride at Sleipnir World Ranking in Selfoss.
Finally a high score for Elin and Frami in T1 at World Ranking in Selfoss this weekend. With 8,00 she is in the lead in tölt T1. Frami is a great tölter so we have been waiting for this, so far they have had their best results in 4 gate and T2.
They are also in the lead in 4 gate with 7,57. The finales are tomorrow since there is a storm today
Finally Sædís frá Ketilsstöðum had good results in 150 m pace, I must admit that we have been waaaaiiiiting for this day, she got 14,80 and second place in 150 m. pace in the World Ranking tournament in Selfoss. The horse in 1. place got 14,77 so she was very close. She also got 5th place in 100 m. pace 8,28. The two ones that normally behaves and do well in pace test did not have their day, the siblings Flugnir and Minning frá Ketilsstöðum.