Earth had been many days in the making, proclaimed the Book of Genesis, when the big guy in the sky looked down upon his creation and realised that its denizens had become all tangled up...» Read More!
It’s wildly entertaining to see Germany’s eventing heavyweights duking it out at the top of the Luhmühlen CCI4*-S Meßmer Trophy leaderboard, and the cage match continued on the cross country course today. The top two after dressage, Julia...» Read More!
Why do the Germans keep kicking everyone’s butts all over the place, all of the time? Certainly a piece of the puzzle is that, as opposed to being mediocre in three disciplines, the best Germans...» Read More!
Hello from cross country day at Longines Luhmühlen Horse Trials! Following apocalyptic rain storms last night, the start of CCI5*-L cross country has been pushed back to 3 p.m. local time/9 a.m. EST. You can watch the...» Read More!
There have been some crucial changes to today’s schedule at the Longines Luhmühlen Horse Trials after an incredible storm rocked Lower Saxony, nearly washing some of the world’s best eventers — and their very nice...» Read More!
Jonty and Art: the dramatic story of how one rider crowd funded his way into keeping the ride on his beloved horse. Can you imagine it as a movie or tv show? You may soon not...» Read More!
USA represent! Liz Halliday-Sharp with Fernhill By Night made short work of the Event Rider Masters CCI4*-S cross country course last Saturday at the Longines PfingstTurnier Wiesbaden in German....» Read More!
Walking the course at Luhmühlen on a sunny weekday, before the crowds pour in, is a special kind of joy. It’s ludicrously pretty here – so green, and with towering pines that look like Bob...» Read More!
If Frankie Thieriot Stutes was German – or just a bit odd – she might have been heard to say “Ich glaud mein Schwein pfeift.” That’s because the Germans love a porcine aphorism, and why would anyone utter...» Read More!
Luhmühlen’s Meßmer Trophy CCI4*-S competition might not have top billing, but it’s as equally fierce as the CCI5*-L headliner. The division is a stocked pond of German heavy-hitters, as it typically is in a championship year...» Read More!
The Mexican Equestrian Federation has named the eventing team for the Pan American Games, which will take place Aug. 1-4 in Lima, Peru. Ricardo Pérez Conde is serving as chef d’equipe, with the following four riders have been named to...» Read More!
Great Britain’s Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show is an extravaganza of equestrian sport, featuring five days of top multi-discipline competition...» Read More!
A friend of mine recently requested my help in sourcing a young horse, and of course she and I have the exact same type to it’s been both easy and very tempting for me. We...» Read More!
As our very own five-star, the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event holds a special place in the hearts of American eventers. Its storied history, gorgeous setting and exhilarating competition make the last week in April EN’s favorite of...» Read More!
Welcome to Luhmühlen. Tucked away in fairytale woods, the third five-star of the year wends its way past improbably teensy fairytale cottages, through dappled sunlight, and, presumably, around stray batches of nuns, because there are...» Read More!
On the heels of a sold-out Spring Event at Woodside, organizer Robert Kellerhouse announces another competition innovation: the Modified Training Challenge....» Read More!
Bonnie Kibbie, a Volunteer Coordinator for Plantation Field H.T., shared this message on Facebook following their June event last weekend, and kindly allowed us to share here on EN. Many thanks to Bonnie and all...» Read More!
I can’t be the only one who obsessively refreshes the official photographer page after an event, especially when I know my horse had some quite, uh, interesting jumps a few times on course. Then, once...» Read More!
Welcome to Luhmühlen, where Chinch is already three steins in and busy terrorising the locals with a bit of this: He can’t be tamed, unfortunately, but while he’s distracted saving the planet, we’ve been busy analysing...» Read More!
Last week our OTTB Wishlist featured three horses whose earnings exceeded the $100,000 mark and you know what? We’re running with the same theme again this week! It’s not so common that we find so...» Read More!
A gorgeous German backdrop, an international cast of characters and a valuable heist: The 2019 Longines Luhmühlen CCI5*-L has all the makings...» Read More!
A compact but competitive field of 35 trotted up in front of the assembled ground jury of Christina Klingspor (SWE), Anne-Marie Taylor (GBR), and Martin Plewa (GER), presided over by the faint smell of beer and sausages and the imminent threat...» Read More!
Drones offer a fantastic way to preview cross country courses, and this flyover video of Mike Etherington-Smith’s CCI5*-L at the Longines Luhmühlen Horse Trials is an absolute must-watch. The course has 30 numbered fences with...» Read More!