Alltech Arena

Meeting of Kentucky Horse Park Commission

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The Kentucky Horse Park Commission will meet on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. EDT. The meeting will be held in the North Exhibit Hall at the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park.  
 
AGENDA:
Meeting of Kentucky Horse Park Commission
 
Thursday, June 15, 2017
3:00 p.m. EDT
North Exhibit Hall, Alltech Arena, Kentucky Horse Park
 
1. Welcome and Call to Order from Chair – Tandy Patrick
2. Approval of Minutes of April 20 Commission Meeting
·Tab 1 - Minutes from 4/20/17 Commission Meeting

LIVE Broadcast scheduled for Road to the Horse 2017

Road to the Horse 2017

This is not your ordinary broadcast! In true Road to the Horse fashion we’re exploding boundaries and exploring new territory by creating a cutting-edge experience for fans. For the first time ever, James and Cameron will be on hand throughout the live broadcast with a play by play recap, as well as educating fans on the rules and format of the event. They’ll also be interviewing a host of celebrities, past Road to the Horse World Champions and special guests. Blend these two dynamic personalities in a LIVE broadcast and you’re guaranteed a production to leave you smiling!

KHP Public Visioning Session Notice

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Lexington, Ky. (January 3, 2017) – The Kentucky Horse Park Commission will host a Visioning Session on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 5:30 p.m. EST at the North Exhibit Hall of the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park. This meeting is open to the public and will serve as an open forum to discuss ideas for the long-term growth of the Kentucky Horse Park.

KY Horse Park Receives Praise for Quality Footing

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A recent article written by Nancy Jaffer for FEI (http://www.fei.org) reveals how impressed and pleased riders and officials were with the footing at the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena for the recent $250,000 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Lexington event.

Follow the link below to read the full article:
http://www.fei.org/stories/fantastic-footing-at-lexington

CP National Horse Show staging 5K run/walk event to benefit MiracleFeet at Kentucky Horse Park

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Equestrians won’t be the only ones competing during the CP National Horse Show at the Kentucky Horse Park. This year a 5K race will be held concurrently to raise funds for MiracleFeet, an organization that seeks to eradicate untreated clubfoot.

The Miles for MiracleFeet 5K presented by the CP National Horse Show and Suncast Commercial will take place on Nov. 5, the final Saturday of the horse show. Participants may designate themselves as “run” or “run/walk.” All donations and a portion of each registration fee will be donated to the non-profit MiracleFeet.

Doloff and Wishlea Star Dasher Earn 2016 Individual Championship in the US Pony Jumper National Championships

Bailey Doloff and Wishlea Star Dasher  (Shawn McMillen Photography)

The 2016 US Pony Jumper National Championships, held as part of the US Pony Finals presented by Collecting Gaits Farm, came to an exciting conclusion on Saturday night with Individual titles up for grabs. Sixteen combinations came back to jump a fourth round over Jasen Shelley's challenging course, with combinations producing their best performances of the week.

Ten Clear in Individual Phase I of US Pony Jumper National Championships

Genevieve Munson and Bluebelle, one of the 10 clear combinations | Photo Copyright Shawn McMillen Photography

The US Pony Jumper National Championships got underway Thursday evening in the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park. The riders and their ponies competed in the Welcome Class, which served as Phase I of the Individual Championship. In the class, competitors with clean rounds or equal faults remain equal. Ten of the 32 combinations went clear over Jasen Shelley’s solid course, setting the stage for an exciting championship.

Competition continues at 4:30 p.m. ET Friday with the Team Championship, which will also serve as Phase II of the Individual Championship.

Fayette County Public Schools Pep Rally at KHP

FCPS teacher pep rally

The Alltech Arena was the ONLY site for the largest and most exciting pep rally of the year for the Fayette County Public Schools!

Thousands of teachers and administrators celebrated the opening day of the 2016 school year with an “All In!” commitment to making this the best school year ever!

The Kentucky Horse Park thanks everyone for allowing us to participate and we also pledge to be “All In!” to making this the best year ever for Fayette Co. students!

KHP photos courtesy of James Shambhu