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FITE: many flags, one single country

An international organization and the sharing of tasks and services are a reality for the FITE.
Our bureau mirrors the excellent relations between people and between countries.
No borders, many flags, one single banner to defend the interests and the future of outdoor
riding and equestrian travelers.

Office :

  •  Frédéric Bouix (France) - President (2015 - 2019)
  •  Frédéric Pierrestiger (Canada) - Secretary-General (2015 - 2019)
  •  Gerlinde Hoffmann (Germany) - vice-President (2018 - 2022)
  •  Olivier Teirljinck (Belgium) -Treasure (2015 - 2019)
  •  Adrian Flynn (Ireland) - member (2016-2020)
  •  Ingrid Helmes (Netherlands) - member (2016 - 2020)
  •  Jean-Louis Mermillod (Italy) - member (2016 - 2020)
  •  Kim Stoddard - member (2016 - 2020)

Honorary president :

  • Vittorio de Sanctis

Honorary members :

  •  Mary Harcourt (USA)
  •  Gilbert Hermans (Belgium)
  •  Heinz Rieger (Austria)

FITE: world ambition

The FITE currently has 22 national organization members. Its objectives are clear:organizing, developing and promoting equestrian tourism throughout the world.
Becoming a member of the FITE is not only about a country satisfying a need or trying out a
new experience. It is about actively participating in today's reality and in an ambitious project for the future.

Young riders TREC European championship 2019


The young riders TREC European championship 2019 take place in Brachfeld (Germany) from the 29 to 31 August. This year, the Junior competition by pair is proposed. You can find all information in the 2019 TREC rules updated in April. 

Information and registration here

500 riders for the 500 years of Chambord

The FITE is a partner of the 500 riders of Chambord, organised for the anniversary of the Renaissance. French Equestrian that we know today take its origins in this period of history. This event is an opportunity to celebrate the history of Chambord with a hiking and equestrian strolling. See you on June 29th and 30th, 2019!

Equirando 2019

The Equirando returns from August 1st to 4th, 2019 in the Haras de Breviaires in Yvelines. As in previous editions, the FITE is one of the main partners of the event.

The Eurasian

The FITE support the Eurasian project aims to connect in Grenoble to Vietnam. This project promotes soft traveling, develop equestrian routes in many countries, but also bring the need for equestrian cross-border agreements.


Memorandum of Understanding FITE-FEI


FITE - Parc Equestre Fédéral - La Colonie

41600 - Lamotte