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Despite the prolonged hot and dry weather, competitors enjoyed great going at Stratford Hills thanks to ongoing ground work which will provide even more improvements in 2019

Julia Krajeswki was over the moon to have won the CIC3* at Luhmuhlen again, taking not only the class but also, for the first time, the national title

Jonelle Price jumps to her second CCI4* victory in two months at Luhmuhlen where the ladies dominated the top placings

“We had so much fun out there today" says Julia Krajewski, still leading the CIC3* Meßmer Trophy, the German National Championship, at Luhmuhlen and Australia's Sammi Birch moves up to eighth place

Boyd Martin and Shamwari 4 take back the lead at Luhmuhlen with one of only five clear rounds on Mike Etherington-Smith's tricky cross country course

Two Julia's have led the CIC3* Meßmer Trophy, the German National Championship so far but it is the in form Julia Krajewski that holds the top spot heading into the cross country phase

We're feeling a tad smug about tipping Tim Lips and Bayro who currently lead the 4* at Luhmuhlen but he will have to be a flying Dutchman tomorrow as the Antipodeans are hot on his heels

In an unusual twist, two riders, Kitty King and Boyd Martin, share the lead at Luhmuhlen in the CCI4*

We're ready for the off at Luhmühlen following the first horse inspection .....

Great ground awaits competitors at Stratford Hills where the schedule includes an Open Novice under 18 and BE100 Under 18 qualifier as well as a Novice Regional Final and Pony Trial added to their BE90, BE100 and BE80(T) classes.