August 24, 2009. Rules of
the "Virtual World Championship 2009". Dear
breeders and owners of Akhal-Teke horses! We offer you unique possibilities
to present the maximum number of your horses in front of expert committee,
to receive official grades and diplomas. All you have to do – take
part in the Virtual Show for the title “Virtual World Champion”. This
year special price is only 20 Euro/horse. Entry is open till December
July 07, 2009. Akhal-Teke
events in Russia:
The main event of the year:
Breed show " World Championship
of purebred Akhal-Teke horses" 2009!
Sport competitions among Akhal-Teke horses "Heavingly Argamak"
Moscow, Olympic Sport Center "Planernaia"
- August 27-30: World Championship
of purebred Akhal-Teke horses. Moscow, Olympic Sport Center "Planernaia"
- September 11-15: All-Russian Championship of purebred
Akhal-Teke horses. Piatigorsk, Hippodrome.
March 26, 2009. On registration
of Akhal-Teke horses.
The All-Russian Research Institute of Horsebreeding”
(VNIIK) bears valid licenses for registering horses and up keeping
the studbook of purebred Akhal-Teke horses.
Order of Ministry of Agriculture of Russian
Federation #676, Dec.26, 2007:
State Research Institute “All Russian Research Institute of Horsebreeding”
(VNIIK) of Russian Academy of Agricultural Science is granted a license
000235 ,for “organization of life-stock inventory, control,
estimation of level of productivity and quality of the production,
breeding quality of animals” (center of information service).
The license is given for 5 years with prolongation.
Also several departments of VNIIK are granted related licenses:
“Laboratory of immunogenetic expertise” - License 000232,
for 5 years with prolongation
“Laboratory of molecular-genetic expertise” - Licence
000233, for 5 years with prolongation
“Organisation of artificial insemination of agricultural
animals (horses)” - Licence 000234, for 5 years with
The ONLY legal organization registering
and keeping the studbook of purebred Akhal-Teke horses is VNIIK, the
co-founder of MAAK. The breeders and owners must proceed with registering
foals via MAAK as usual.
New Year 2009!
season wishes to breeders, owners, sportsmen and fans - to all people
related to the glorious beauty of Akhal-Teke horses.
December 2008 Russian Academy of Agricultural
Science, VNIIK and MAAK inform about new volumes
published in 2007:
- Akhal-Teke breed in 2007 - analytical
report, 76 pages, 34 tables, in Russian
- Register of purebred Akhal-Teke foals born
2006 – 38 pages, in Russian
(also includes a list of part-bred Akhal-Teke foals born 2006, blood
- Register of purebred Akhal-Teke foals born
2005 – 38 pages, in Russian
(also includes a list of part-bred Akhal-Teke foals born 2005, blood
From the editors of the
Akhal-Teke Inform: the new Akhal-Teke calendar for 2009
is printed, it is a special edition featuring famous Akhal-Teke horses,
winners of different flat races.
October 20, 2008 Results of
for the international race meeting and the Championship of
Russia among purebred Akhal-Teke horses 2008. Click
of the race for the "Prize of the President"
among purebred Akhal-Teke horses, Russia and Turkmenistan.Click
August 22, 2008 Program
for the international race meeting and championship of Russia among
purebred Akhal-Teke horses 2008.
Place – Piatigorsk hippodrome, Piatigorsk, Russia.
September 11-12: expert evaluation of horses
September 13: Championship of Russia, breed show
September 14: races among purebred Akhal-Teke horses, different prizes
In addition, a trip from Piatigorsk to the Studfarm “Stavropolskiy”
will be organized on September 15.
of purebred Akhal-Teke horses 2008 in Piatigorsk is cancelled.
June 22, 2008 Important changes in the schedule
of MAAK events:
- On September
06 the Piatigorsk hippodrome will host races for purebred Akhal-Teke
horses for the prize of the President of Russia.
for purebred Akhal-Teke horses for the titles “Champion of Russia”
and “World Champion” will take place in Piatigorsk, Mineralnye Vody
region, Russia on September 9-14.
expect horses and riders from Turkmenistan to take part in both events!
May 30, 2001: Dear Members of MAAK and all Akhal-Teke fans!
We are happy to welcome you to the
official website of International Association of Akhal-Teke Breeding (MAAK)
and it's Selection and Breeding Center. The aim of this site is to provide
you with complete information about MAAK activities and Akhal-Teke breed
"from the first hands".
We hope that you will find answers to many of your questions here. New
interesting pages will be added soon (about the Akhal-Teke breed, feedback
page etc). Today, we present you with pages about organization of MAAK, the
Studbook of pureblood Akhal-Teke horses, the selection and breeding center
of MAAK, and also a Calendar of events, organized by MAAK for the year 2001.
With kindest regards to the Akhal-Teke community,
Leader of Selection and Breeding Center,
The main Registrar of Studbook of pureblood Akhal-Teke horses,
Leading Scientist of VNIIK, docent, Ph.D.
Executive director of MAAK
Specialist of Selection and Breeding Center,
Registrar of Studbook of pureblood Akhal-Teke horses,
Researcher of VNIIK, Ph.D.
Website is open on
May 30, 2001. Hosting is kindly provided by 3dresearch