Martin Muehlstaetter is an NRHA professional from Austria. He became an assistant trainer for NRHA Million Dollar Rider Rudi Kronsteiner in 1999.
After three years of tutelage under Kronsteiner, Martin moved forward and made other experiences working for Bob Avila and NRHA Million Dollar Rider Dell Hendricks, as well as Todd Sommers in Texas.
Currently based out of Arizona, Martin’s biggest payday to date came at the 2014 National Reining Breeders Classic (NRBC). Marking a 226, Muehlstaetter and Blue Collar Tag (Whiz N Tag Chex x Kachina Oak Olena x Smart Chic Olena) finished in the number one spot for both Levels 4 and 3 Open.
During the 2020 Arizona Reining Horse Association (AzRHA) Best of the West show, Muehlstaetter reined Spooks Grand Slam to a 224. This was the top score in the Level 4 Open Friends of Reining Horse Foundation Open Derby. Martin’s latest accomplishments are: 4th in L4 Open Reining Futurity riding Seven On Seven
Martin’s prior accomplishments consist of:
- 2011 NRBC L4 Challenge Champion
- 2012 AQHA World Championship Show Sr Reining 3rd
- 2014 NRBC Open Classic Champion L4 and L3.
- 3x Reining By The Bay L4 Open Futurity Champion
- 2014 AQHA World Championship Show Sr Reining 3rd
- 2016 Reserve World Champion Sr Reining AQHA World Show
- 2018 Reserve World Champion Sr. Reining AQHA World Show
- 2018 Best of The West Futurity Champion L4 and L3
- 2017 NRBC L4 Challenge Champion
- 2019 NRBC L4 Challenge Champion
- 2019 Reining By The Bay L4 Stakes Champion