Five Leirubakkihorses in the finals!
Five of our Leirubakki horses came into the finals of 10 best horses at
the World Ranking Reykjavik Horse Competition last weekend! Nanna frá
Leirubakka and her rider Matthías Leó Matthíasson won the 1st class in 4-gate.
Very good result! Nanna is after our stallion Vćringi, now in Germany. Vćringi
will this summer serve mares at Nyberg Farm in Norway. Another daughter of
Vćringi did very well also; Nös frá Leirubakka and her rider Fríđa Hansen ended
in 2nd place in Tölt 2 Young riders class. Fríđa Hansen riding mare Hekla frá
Leirubakka also became nr two in Tölt T3. Then Jóhann Kr. Ragnarsson riding..........
Matthías and Nanna frá Leirubakka at the top!
Matthías Leó Matthíasson riding
two Leirubakki horses did very well at the Reykjavik Championships last night:
He is leading the first class 4-gaite competition on mare Nanna frá Leirubakka
with the score of 6.90 and he is number 12 - 13 on Hrannar frá Leirubakka with
6.17. This is Hrannar´s first competition. 34 horses and riders did compete. We
at Leirubakki farm is...........
Gold for Fríđa and Hekla frá Leirubakka!
Fríđa Hansen riding Hekla frá Leirubakka won the Young riders Tölt T3
World Ranking Competition at the riding club Hörđur close to Reykjavik last
weekend. Fríđa did also compete on Nös frá Leirubakka and they became nr
2 of the Young riders in Tölt T4, and then was Jóhann Kr. Ragnarsson also nr 2
riding Kvika frá Leirubakka in Tölt T3 1st class. The photos..........
Gold for Fríđa and Nös frá Leirubakka!
Fríđa Hansen riding the Leirubakki-mare Nös frá Leirubakka, won the Tölt
Wintercompetition 2015 in the Young riders class at the riding club Geysir in
Hella, South-Iceland las weekend. Fríđa Hansen won all the 3 competitions this
winter, so she received total 30 pionts out of 30! Fríđa also won this
competition last year riding Nös frá Leirubakka, then with the total score of
29 points. Club Geysir is one of the...........
Oddaverji and Sturlungur: Two black Leirubakki-stallions!
We are now training both our black stallions Oddaverji frá
Leirubakka and Sturlungur frá Leirubakka. Both are great material for both
breeding and competitions.Sturlungur
is after one of our 1st pr mares; Hella, and the father is Stáli frá
Kjarri, one of Iceland´s highest evaluated and most popular stallions.
Oddaverji is after another mare we have, Emstra, but both Hella and Emstra are
after our old mare Embla. The father of Oddaverji is.............
Vökull frá Leirubakka
This is our young stallion Vökull frá Leirubakka in training
with Jóhann Kr. Ragnarsson. Vökull is born 2011 so he will become 4 years old
now this summer. He is becoming quite good, but the photos were taken in the
snow few days ago when Jóhann showed us the stallion.
Vökull is after our old mare Embla, who scored 8.21 in a
breeding valuation at Landsmót 1994, and she is a mother of many 1st pr
breeding horses. The father of Vökull is stallion Héđinn frá Feti. He has the
remarkable notes of 8.62 in a breeding show; 8.33 for conformation and 8.80 for
The plan is to have young Vökull evaluated this spring if
everything is going as planned.
Móđa frá Leirubakka
is one of our young mares; Móđa frá Leirubakka. She is born 2010, so she will
be 5 years later this year. She is after one of Leirubakki´s broodmares, Brún
frá Árbakka, but she was after stallion Hljómur frá Brún and Sokka from Árbakka
whos was of the Kolkuósi-bloodline. Móđa´s father is first pr stallion Kvistur
is a 4-gated horse, with unusually beautiful movements on tölt and trot, always
becoming better and better. We belive she will be VERY good one day!
photos were taken now in march when Matthias Leó Matthiasson showed her to us,
after a few weeks of training. The photos will talk for themselves.
Fríđa and Hekla at lake Svínavatn
Hansen riding her mare Hekla frá Leirubakka did very well at the
ice-competition at lake Svínavatn, North-Iceland in end of February. They
scored 7.17 in tölt in the professional group and came as nr 4 into the final
were they ended up in seat nr 7. Very good result in the first competition among
is after our mare Embla and famous stallion Keilir frá Miđsiju. The photos are
from lake Svínavatn, Fríđa and Hekla in the final.