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Namibian Equestrian Federation - Equestrian Sport in Namibia

The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit and freedom.

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Dressage

DRESSAGE

The Olympic sport of dressage ( since 1912 Stockholm Olympic Games) is derived from the French term meaning “ training” and its purpose is to strengthen and supple the horse while maintaining a calm and attentive demeanor.

JUMPING

Show jumping, competitive equestrian event in which horse and rider are required to jump, usually within a time limit, a series of obstacles that have been designed for a particular show.

Jumping
Eventing

EVENTING

Eventing (also known as three day eventing or horse trials) is an equestrian event where a single horse and rider combine and compete against other competitors across the three disciplines of dressage, cross-country and show jumping.

ENDURANCE

An endurance ride is a time test against the clock of an individual horse/rider combination’s ability to traverse a marked, measured cross country trail over natural terrain consisiting of a distance of anything between 20km to 160km in one day.

Endurance
Start Riding

START RIDING

Before choosing a discipline, riding school, club and instructor understand that a horse is not an instrument but a living creature and this requires daily attention and love! 

Blog / News

Please be informed that the new tests for the Dressage & Eventing Discipline have been uploaded. 
Please click on the relevant page to download your tests. 

Dear Members, Attached the updated calendar.  Please take note that all endurance dates have changed. To view the calendar, please click on the link below NAMEF CALENDAR...
Download PDF File Here The 14th edition of the NAMEF Rules has been published. 2023_Namef-Rules-14th-Edition...
The show calendar 2023 has been updated. Download PDF File Here...
Last weekend, the final of the 2022 FEI Jumping World Challenge took place in Bulgaria. Jenna Gilchrist on “Eddy Keep Cool” won the Gold Medal in the 1.15m Farewell Competition of the FEI Jumping World Challenge Final. And Kate Alison on “Kevoar“ won...
Find below all photos of the awards evening of the Namibian Equestrian Federation that took place at Droombos on 23 April 2022. If you want to download your photo(s) in high quality, please follow the links: https://postimg.cc/gallery/fWzPzT5 https:/...

Our Partners

NAMEF is grateful to all partners for their contribution and their dedication to the very best of equestrian sport in Namibia!