“It’s a wonderful moment – god, I’ve got so many people supporting me here,” says 26-year-old Eliza Stoddart, wiping the tears from her eyes in disbelief. You can’t blame her for being overcome with emotion –...» Read More!
Welcome to dressage day one at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials. Yesterday, we introduced you to the riders taking part in this year’s competition – today, we’re delving into the details of the 67 horses...» Read More!
Trot-ups are a serious, stoic, and straight-laced affair, full of jolly good tweed and Very Important People making Very Important Decisions. They’re also a time for prizes to be awarded – Best-Dressed Lady, Best-Dressed Gent,...» Read More!
The start of the 2019 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials dawned bright(ish) and blustery, as 67 horse and rider combinations came forward to present to the ground jury of Xavier Le Sauce (FRA), Nick Burton (GBR), and Christina Klingspor (SWE). Despite...» Read More!
“How did we get heeeeeere?” warbled the lass from Paramore in that one song that made Twilight almost bearable. We might not have much experience with vampire lovers and magical games of baseball (???) but this...» Read More!
Ain’t no rest for the weary. Now that the American Eventing Championships and the FEI Eventing European Championships are done and dusted it’s onto the next! Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, taking place this coming Thursday...» Read More!
This year’s Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials field is one of the most compact we’ve seen in a long time, but that doesn’t mean it’s lacking in colour. Far from it, actually – it’s absolutely jam-packed...» Read More!
Sure, we’ve got a lot of ground to cover between now and Land Rover Burghley, taking place Sept. 5-8: the European Championships and the American Eventing Championships will be dueling headlines this upcoming week, and...» Read More!
The 2020 edition of Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials will mark Captain Mark Philip’s final course after some 30 years at the helm of the event’s cross country design. For 2021 forward, the baton will be...» Read More!
Somehow, we’ve managed to fast-forward through 2019 and find ourselves on the cusp of yet another Burghley. How? How, I ask you?! Never mind – for all the end-of-season tidings it brings, we can’t help but...» Read More!
Last week we snuck a peak at early entries for the 2019 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials and squealed a little upon seeing that six U.S. combinations had already entered ahead of the Aug. 2 closing date: Hannah Sue...» Read More!
While entries don’t close until Aug. 2, the U.S. contingent has wasted no time in entering the 2019 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials taking place Sept. 5-8 in Stamford, England. We got a sneak preview of early entries received...» Read More!
“We’re proud to have two – Andrea Baxter and Indy 500 – of our very own San Luis Obipso County residents doing so well in international competition on foreign soil,” says Sharon Jantzen, director of...» Read More!
It’s been a week since the exciting finale of the 2018 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, but it’s not been far from my mind since its conclusion — after all, reporters, riders, grooms and supporters...» Read More!
Hands up if you’re feeling the post-Burghley blues, in which real life seems to pale in comparison to fence-hopping, celeb-spotting, vitamin D-topping glorious Stamford...» Read More!
When I was young I never thought I would ride. Then I got the bug when I started hunting in Ireland, and now I have progressed to the top level of eventing with some great equine partners. This week it was Sportsfield Othello...» Read More!
It’s been such a busy weekend with Burghley, AEC and so much more happening around the global eventing nation, it feels like you need a whole day to catch up on all the coverage! Here’s...» Read More!
As it turns out, you can put a price on success. Or two of them, actually, as long as those prices are actually Prices and those successes are actually the tangible culmination of a lifetime...» Read More!
What is it like to ride around the biggest cross country course in the world at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials? Thanks to this helmet cam from Joseph Murphy, we can get a bird’s...» Read More!
Good morning from the final fray, the hard-won front line of the 2018 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials. The day dawned bright and beautiful as the crowds gathered en masse for a tense final horse...» Read More!
Sometimes, the fates align and everything comes together to deliver an absolutely and inarguably bloody brilliant day of cross country. Today at Burghley was one of those rare, special days: the weather was glorious (and...» Read More!
What a day at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials! At the conclusion of cross country, 45 of 70 starters (64%) completed, with 38 pairs (54%) jumping clear and four pairs (6%) catching the optimum...» Read More!
It’s cross country day at the biggest horse trials in the world! We’ll be running live updates right here on EN, with Tilly Berendt in the mixed zone interviewing the riders. Keep refreshing this page for...» Read More!