Thanks to returning title sponsor Longines, the CCI5*L division at Luhmühlen this June will play host to an additional EUR 25,000 ($27,316) in prize money. This increases the pot from EUR 100,000 ($109,264) and brings the German five-star...» Read More!
The British Equestrian Federation has revealed the eighteen horse and rider combinations long-listed for this summer’s European Eventing Championships, to be held 28 Aug.-1 Sept. at Luhmühlen in Germany....» Read More!
Julia Krajewski and Samourai du Thot successfully defended the German National Championship title at Luhmühlen, jumping a flawless clear show jumping round under pressure...» Read More!
Luhmühlen: a place of hopes, of dreams, of ill-advised lederhosen on very sweaty days. Du bist das Gelbe vom Ei. We will be sad to see you go, but if some of your uniformed riders...» Read More!
One year ago, Tim Price was busy running a string of young horses at England’s Nunney Horse Trials. In a break between classes, he dashed to the organisers’ office, just in time to pull up the Luhmühlen...» Read More!
Australia’s Andrew Hoy and Vassily de Lassos posted one of seven double-clear rounds out of 51 Luhmühlen CCI4*-S cross country starters, and the fastest time of their division. Now he’s posted the helmet cam so that we...» Read More!
After the drama of yesterday morning, all anyone wanted was a relaxed, drama-free start to Sunday at Luhmühlen. And that’s exactly what they got: each of the 22 horses who completed cross-country were brought forward...» 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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
A total of 47 pairs are entered to compete in the Longines Luhmühlen CCI5*-L in Germany on June 13-16, including two American combinations....» Read More!
Longines Luhmühlen … alliteration on point! Today the German four-star fixture (soon to be CCI5*-L when the 2019 FEI rule changes kick in) has announced the luxury watch brand Longines as its new Title Sponsor,...» Read More!
The air is palpable on cross country day at a CCI4*. The intensity and nerves press against you like humidity but somehow...» Read More!
At least for North Americans, it was either just too darn early to wake up or there were technical difficulties while trying to watch the live stream from Turniergesellschaft Luhmühlen. Thankfully, we can catch a...» Read More!
Germany’s Julia Krajewski and Samurai du Thot dominated the Turniergesellschaft Luhmühlen’s Meßmer Trophy CIC3* from start to finish, finishing on their dressage score of 19.9. The win...» Read More!
Following Shamwari 4’s heartbreaking withdrawal from Luhmühlen this morning, Jonelle Price suddenly found herself with the opportunity to take back-to-back CCI4* wins. She entered the arena for show jumping in the same situation she faced...» Read More!