1209, 2023

Save the date for 2024 EURO PAINT 17.-25. August 2024

From August 17th to August 25th, 2024, Kreuth will once again be the stage for the largest Paint Horse Show outside of America. Be there when EURO PAINT once again becomes the hotspot for Paint Horse lovers from all over Europe. Save the date for 2024 now! Vom 17. bis zum 25. August 2024 wird Kreuth wieder zur Bühne für die größte Paint Horse Show außerhalb Amerikas. Seid dabei, wenn [...]

1908, 2023

Welcome to the European Championship EURO PAINT 2023

A warm welcome to the numerous participants who have traveled from all across Europe to join us at Euro Paint. From the 19th to the 27th of August, we will immerse ourselves in a world where the Paint Horse takes center stage. The largest Paint Horse Show outside of the USA extends its greetings to all participants, judges, helpers, friends, and sponsors. EURO Paint is more than just a high-class [...]

1708, 2023

Live Stream Euro Paint – Let’s go on Sunday 20.08.23

Due to unexpected scheduling conflicts, we are unfortunately forced to postpone the start of the highly anticipated live stream of Euro Paint by one day. Originally scheduled to start next Saturday, the stream will now start on Sunday. Our dedicated video team will stand in for us as announcers on Saturday to present the first competitions of Euro Paint with expertise and enthusiasm. From Sunday onwards, Arno and his team [...]

1508, 2023

EURO PAINT Show important informations and news

Arrival: Thursday from 10:00 am onwards (before that, the tournament center will be closed and entry won't be possible). Show Office: The Show Office is located at the Arena Bar (upper level). Thursday, August 17, 2023: From 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM to collect tack room keys (please remember the 50 euro cash deposit) or participant start numbers for those whose matters are already settled (no outstanding payments, no changes, no [...]

1508, 2023

EURO PAINT Show wichtige Informationen und News

Einige wichtige Informationen zur EURO PAINT: Anreise: Donnerstag ab 10:00 Uhr möglich (vorher ist das Turnierzentrum geschlossen und keine Einfahrt möglich) Show Office: Das Show Office befindet sich an der Arena Bar (obere Ebene) Donnerstag17.08.2023 von 16:00 – 18.00 Uhr um Tackraumschlüssel zu holen (bitte denkt an die 50 Euro Kaution in bar) oder Startnummern für Teilnehmer bei denen bereits alles in Ordnung ist (kein Geld mehr offen, keine Änderungen, [...]

1408, 2023


On Friday we start with the PWU into the biggest Paint Horse Show outside the USA. From August 19-27, 2023, the stables of Gut Matheshof will once again be filled with Europe's most successful Paint Horses competing in numerous classes for the European Championship titles.

808, 2023

PHCG Futurity / Maturity

PHCG Sport Promotion Program: Currently 81 entries have been received in the show office for the various classes, so the Futurity / Maturity program can also report an increase of about 10%. In addition to the prize money, this year's Maturity Trail will feature a CR Game Set Match mating sponsored by Bianca Raedler. Late entries in the Futurity / Maturity classes will be accepted up to 2 days before [...]

2907, 2023

2023 Euro Paint Special Events

Friday, August 18 APHA Office opens (late afternoon) APHA Office Need help with a registration, transfer or other APHA services? APHA MemberCare is available throughout the week. However, we encourage you to purchase/renew memberships, apply for Novice/Amateur cards and submit transfers before the show at Please note that transfers must be completed at the latest the day before your first class and the APHA office is cashless [...]

2807, 2023

Show Lease Information

Due to a given occasion we would like to clarify the topic of show leasing once again. The APHA offers the possibility to lease a horse for the current calendar year. This is like a temporary sale of the horse to another person. A Show Lease must always be completed prior to the event in question. This cannot be done by email or on-site, but only by postal mail directly [...]

1807, 2023

EURO PAINT SHOW Updates and Important Information on PWU and Classes

We are thrilled by the overwhelming number of entries we received by the entry deadline on July 15th. The EURO PAINT has established itself as the largest APHA show outside of the USA and has seen a 10% increase in entries at the entry deadline, reaching over 1800 starts. To ensure an exceptional show experience for all participants, we have made the following adjustments: Paid Warm-Up (PWU) The demand for [...]

1307, 2023

Ranch Trail

Due to an incorrect setting, the Open Ranch Trail and Open SPB Ranch Trail were not shown to all participants for selection. Send us a short email with horse and rider to if you want us to add the class to your entry. New entries can now be entered directly.

907, 2023

APHA Chrome Cash at EURO PAINT

Euro Paint participants have even more opportunities to increase their horses' lifetime earnings thanks to a partnership with the American Paint Horse Association's Chrome Cash program. At Euro Paint, 5,000.00 Euros of guaranteed prize money will be paid out in the Chrome Cash classes for registered Paint Horses plus 80% of the entry fees for each class. Currently, the amount has therefore already almost doubled through the entries (as of [...]

307, 2023

Show Infos via WhatsApp

For all important information during the show, join our WhatsApp community. Just scan the QR code and you’re there. In this group only admins can publish something, so you only get the really important info. Alternatively you can use this link:

307, 2023

Barn D-G

This year, boxes will also be offered in stalls D-G. These are located under the "Ausbildungshalle" (C-Arena) between the round pens and stall H. They are luxury boxes with automatic waterers in rows of 8. The sides are each closed, so they are well suited for stallions.  

307, 2023

What should I take care of now so there are no problems with my start at Euro Paint?

We would like to briefly point out the usual things so that you can take care of them now and save stress and money. Is a Certificate of Registration (CoR) from APHA already issued? Horses born in 2023 can be presented at the show without a CoR, but we need a Registration Application. All horses born earlier need a CoR. Please keep in mind that in the meantime a DNA [...]

1406, 2023

2023 Euro Paint Special Events

Friday, August 18 APHA Office opens (late afternoon) Saturday, August 19 Ride the Pattern Clinic 2 pm (14:00 Uhr) Saturday, August 19 International Whiskey Tasting 6 pm (18:00 Uhr) Sunday, August 20 Individual Coaching Sessions with Sandy Jirkovsky (9-11 am/ 9:00-11:00 Uhr) Sunday, August 20 HorseIQ: Score Sheet Review [...]

3005, 2023

New Year, New Euro Paint Schedule

     We’re looking forward to seeing all our Paint Horse friends August 19-27 at the biggest Paint Horse show outside the USA in Kreuth, Germany! Euro Paint 2023 is stepping up its game again this year and becoming even more diverse. 15 new classes have been added to the schedule, offering exhibitors a wide range of additional opportunities to compete. Due to the growth, we’re added [...]

109, 2022

Euro Paint with record number of entries

Euro Paint with record number of entries Euro Paint 2022 is establishing itself as the largest paint show outside the USA. The already good numbers of Euro Paint 2019 were topped again this year - with 1587 APHA, 33 Walk-Trot as well as 66 Futurity/Maturity starts and a total of 447 horse-rider combinations, the 22nd APHA European Paint Horse Championships was a complete success for the European Paint Horse scene. [...]

606, 2022

PHCG Entry Portal – how does it work?

First of all you have to register in the entry portal at! Here you have to register once as a participant and in the future you can do each further entry without re-entering. This means that if you have already registered in previous years, you do not have to do this again. If you are unsure with which email address you have registered, send a short email to [...]

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