Speed was the name of the game Friday afternoon during the $20,000 1.45m Bluegrass Classic. Forty-seven horse and rider combinations entered into the speed class during the Kentucky Classic.
For the first time in the history of the Kentucky Horse Shows LLC, over $100,000 will be awarded in prize money this Saturday night during the $127,000 Hollow Creek Farms Grand Prix Farm CSI3*. The grand prix is set to start at 6:30 p.m.
Jennifer Alfano and Jersey Boy have become a staple in representing the top of the sport as the essential hunter derby pair. On Sunday, the 13-year-old chestnut gelding produced two exceptional rounds with Alfano during the $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby at the Kentucky Spring Horse Show.
After dominating the top two spots in Sunday's USHJA International Hunter Derby, Jennifer Alfano and her stunning lineup of hunters started day one of the Kentucky Spring Classic with a bang.
Equestrian Events, Inc., producer of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover, has announced that next year's event will take place April 28 - May 1, 2016, at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. Tickets for the 2016 event will be available for sale starting November 2, 2015.
Capturing the first place finish was no easy feat during Saturday night's $85,000 Mary Rena Murphy Grand Prix, sponsored by Audi of Lexington. Forty-four starters contended for the lion's share of the earnings in the FEI CSI2* event, but when nine qualified for the jump-off, it came down to the wire.
Stephanie Danhakl, Becky Gochman and their talented horses are no strangers to success, and today's hunter classes at the Kentucky Spring Horse Show awarded the amateur riders plenty of chances to shine atop their entries.
The $25,000 Under 25 Grand Prix saw a start list of 33 horse and rider combinations gather at the Rolex Stadium for the pilot event on the final day of the Kentucky Spring Horse Show. It was Luifer Larrazabal of Venezuela who dashed for the cash Sunday afternoon, winning the majority of the purse with recent mount, Atlodetto FZ.
Kentucky Horse Shows LLC, is pleased to announce that the prize list is currently available online for the 2015 Kentucky Summer Series.
Dr Pellom McDaniels III former NFL football player, Assistant Professor of African American Studies and curator of African American collections in the Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Library in Emory’s Woodruff Library at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia announced today that his book, “The Prince of Jockeys: The Life of Isaac Burns Murp