Category Archives: Gudmar Petursson

We had a great 15 years

Nearly 15 years ago 3 friends came together with an idea to provide education centered riding vacations in Iceland. At that time many people were offering treks or short rides, but many American tourists were having disappointing experiences. Little to no riding guidance was provided and many left with misconceptions about the horses and the […]

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Educate & Rejuvenate, July 2015

The six riders and two auditors on this trip enjoyed one of the best weeks of weather I’ve ever seen in my 30 years of traveling in Iceland. Warm, bright, windless sunny days and clear (sunny) nights, with the glaciers sparkling in the distance to both east and west. We were running out of clean […]

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2015 is almost here!

A2I is now a full partnership between Gudmar and Rebecca. Joe will stay on as an employee, but has given his portion of the partnership to Rebecca. This increased ownership position will allow Rebecca to focus even more time and energy on continuing to raise the bar for the quality of A2I! Gudmar is now […]

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Meet Gudmar Petursson

Gudmar Petursson was featured on Kentucky Life, a public television network. Here he profiles the Icelandic horse. A really great informational video about the history of this breed, about the unique qualities of the breed, about Iceland, and about Gudmar’s career. Enjoy the YouTube video and see some images taken on some of our trips! […]

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Lights. Camera. Action.

In July 2011 we had our exciting Vacation of a Lifetime trip in the north of Iceland which was filmed for RFD-TV and the Rick Lamb Show. The show aired in November 2011. Rick and Diana Lamb presented 2 programs that focused on the different aspects of our trip. For a long time they have […]

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