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Man o' War Breyer model

The official Man o' War Breyer model will be released on July 1, 2017. The Kentucky Horse Park gift shop is taking pre-orders beforehand and will stock them while supplies last.

"Big Red" won an incredible 20 out of 21 races in his career, and we're celebrating his 100th birthday all year long in 2017.

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Amy Ratliff, writing for the Bluegrass Sports Commission, recently wrote an article title "2017 USA Ultimate DIII College Championships to be Held at Kentucky Horse Park." The 2017 USA Ultimate D-III College Championships will take place at the Kentucky Horse Park polo fields on Sunday, May 21, at 4:00 p.m.

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Please note that there will NOT be drive-through betting at the Kentucky Horse Park for the 2017 Kentucky Oaks or the 2017 Kentucky Derby. For information on wagering in the Lexington area, please refer to Keeneland's website.

Eugenio Garza

Capping off successful circuits at some of the winter equestrian destinations including Wellington, Florida and Ocala, Florida, as well as other places throughout the country, some of the nation's premiere talent in show jumping will return to the Kentucky Horse Park this spring in hopes of achieving prestigious titles and great prize money in t

Michael Jung aboard FischerRocana FST

In the 39-year history of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover, only three riders have ever managed to win two years in a row. But Michael Jung made history by winning the 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event for a third consecutive time aboard FischerRocana FST.

Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

Things were a bit tense at the final horse inspection at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover, as competitors brought their mounts forward to be evaluated by the Ground Jury. 42 horses and riders finished the cross-country phase, and 40 came forward for the final inspection.

Michael Jung of Germany and FischerRocana FST lead after cross-country at Rolex Kentucky. (Michelle Dunn Photo)

In a result that surprises no one, Germany's Michael Jung is once again sitting atop the leaderboard at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover. He added just 1.6 time penalties to his dressage score to lead with FischerRocana FST with a score of 38.7.

Clark Montgomery and Loughan Glen

Among the more than a dozen top-scoring performances in the dressage ring before a crowd of 13,402 at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover, none was quite so excellent as Clark Montgomery's aboard Loughan Glen, who stands firmly ahead of the pack with an epic score of 33.6.

Jessica Phoenix at RK3DE

Jessica Phoenix of Canada has ridden around the Kentucky Horse Park before, but never has she found herself sitting atop the standings after the first day of competition at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover. Phoenix and Don Good's Pavarotti sit in first on a score of 43.1.

Boyd Martin and Crackerjack

The first awards given out at this year's Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover aren't for performance, but rather, fashion. Allie Sacksen and Boyd Martin took home the Dubarry of Ireland 'Best Dressed' award during Wednesday evening's welcome reception.