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Looking at pictures of Burghley makes me so jealous right now, because it’s so green and lush and people are wearing jackets! It hasn’t rained here in….I don’t even know how long at this point....
» Read More By on Sep 4, 2015 12:03 am
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Burghley hosted the European Eventing Championships in 1989, when Great Britain took home team gold and swept the individual medals. Ginny Leng and Master Craftsman were the individual gold medalists,...
» Read More By on Sep 3, 2015 5:00 pm
 J. Michael Plumb on Bluestone.
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It was announced this week that Los Angeles is the official U.S. candidate bidding for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. ...
» Read More By on Sep 3, 2015 2:30 pm
Press conference Day 1 Dressage Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials — Michael Jung, Niklas Bschorer and Andrew Hoy are your top three. Photo by Samantha Clark.
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While it was widely expected that a certain German, ahem Michael Jung, would be attending the press conference this afternoon, perhaps Niklas Bschorer, his young compatriot who lies 3rd overnight, was more of a surprise....
» Read More By on Sep 3, 2015 12:51 pm
Niklas Bschorer and Tom Tom Go 3
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The only really significant change in the leaderboard this afternoon at Burghley came at the very end of the day with the penultimate combination,  Niklas Bschorer and Tom Tom Go 3. The youngest rider here...
» Read More By on Sep 3, 2015 11:58 am
Tim Bourke works Luckaun Quality ahead of the First Horse Inspection at Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2015. Photo by Samantha Clark.
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Thursday morning dawned bright and sunny, albeit cool at Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, much to everyone’s surprise and delight, and it’s almost all we can talk about. Almost … I was thrilled to bump...
» Read More By on Sep 3, 2015 7:00 am
The undisputed queen of trot-up fashion, Lainey Ashker with adorable Albert and super groom Lauren Sherrill. Photo courtesy of Lainey.
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Last year, I attended my very first Burghley, and it was just as amazing as you can imagine. The grounds are incredible, the jumps are freaking enormous, and the event has a HUGE shopping complex...
» Read More By on Sep 3, 2015 3:03 am
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You know this is one of your favorite rounds of all time to watch as well! Sinead Halpin and Manoir de Carneville came tantilizingly close to winning the whole thing in 2012, earning the lowest...
» Read More By on Sep 2, 2015 5:00 pm
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Eventing Nation is incredibly lucky to be able to draw upon Nico Morgan’s expertise and experience, and share some of his beautiful pictures from Burghley this weekend. If you aren’t already following him on Twitter, please...
» Read More By on Sep 2, 2015 4:34 pm
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All the horses presented at the First Horse Inspection were accepted, including of course our three U.S. pairs Lynn Symansky and Donner, Laine Ashker and Anthony Patch and Colleen Rutledge and Covert Rights. Also accepted...
» Read More By on Sep 2, 2015 1:21 pm