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The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. is proud to present the written test for the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) National Finals in both Hunt Seat and Western. The Holy Innocents’ Horsemanship and Horseman’s Knowledge Tests – presented by The United States Pony Clubs, Inc.

Michael Jung and Fischerrocana FST

Defending champion and Olympic gold medalist Michael Jung of Germany heads an impressive list of entries for the 2016 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Presented by Land Rover. Known as the "Best Weekend All Year," the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event returns to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, April 28-May 1.

NSHHOF Awards for Horse Show of the Year

The National Show Hunter Hall of Fame announced the winners of their annual membership voting for the 2015 season and for the fifth year in a row, the CP National Horse Show has been voted the Horse Show of the Year.

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The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. will once again hold the Prince Philip Cup Mounted Games competition at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. The 2016 Prince Philip Cup Games will mark the competition’s 16th consecutive year it will be hosted during the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event.

Kentucky Spring Horse Shows' management company, Kentucky Horse Shows LLC, is pleased to announce that the hunter/jumper competition's prize list is currently available online.

On May 8th, the Kentucky Horse Park will play host to the annual Thoroughbred Horse Show Association. This year, grade I winner Brass Hat will be part of the action, and Blood-Horse recently ran a feature article on the upcoming event.

High Hope Steeplechase

On Sunday, May 22, 2016 the 48th running of High Hope Steeplechase will take place at the Kentucky Horse Park. In addition to the traditional National Steeplechase Association race card, the day will also feature the inaugural running of a new series of Ladies Side Saddle Races.

Funny Cide

Horse Racing Nation recently posted an article recapping the ten fastest times run in the Kentucky Derby. Kentucky Horse Park Hall of Champions resident, Funny Cide, still holds the record for the tenth fastest time in the Run for the Roses.

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Founded in 1999, the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) is an international nonprofit association for professionals incorporating horses to address mental health and personal development needs. Janet Patton of the Lexington Herald-Leader recently featured EAGALA's horse park event in a newspaper feature.