Vignir accepts a limited number of horses for training, mainly with a focus on preparation for breeding shows. Usually the horses remains with us for a period of 3-6 months. Horses for training have their own box and daily outdoor stay.
He is one of the best breedingshow riders in the world. Vignir has been elected best in Sweden for the last 5 years and has shown a number at horses at World Championships and received several gold medals.
Backome offers a complete training facility for Icelandic horses. There is an isolated riding hall of 22 x 60 meters connected to the main stable and also an outdoor paddock with lights of the same size. There is also an Aquatrainer, a horsewalker for four horses and a 360 meters long path for driving horses loose. We have a round pen under roof with high walls for training of youngsters. On the grounds ther are 4 km of landscaped riding pathes. On top of this we have a fantastic oval track as well as a 370 meters long pace track.