Getting Ready for WEG

A look at some of the preparations for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Ky.

Van Unloading at Airport

A horse van unloads at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport where a temporary quarantine site has been erected.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt/The Horse

Dr. Kent Allen

Kent Allen, DVM, official Veterinary Coordinator of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, speaks at the temporary veterinary clinic located at the Kentucky Horse Park.

Processing Passports

Volunteers process equine passports in the temporary veterinary clinic inside the Kentucky Horse Park.

The Outdoor Stadium

The Kentucky Horse Park's new outdoor stadium, now titled 'Rolex Stadium,' before its makeover for the World Equestrian Games.

Tent Construction

Tents have been constructed around the Kentucky Horse Park for the many booths and exhibits that will be part of the World Equestrian Games.


Competitors for the World Equestrian Games gather around their equine teammates after moving into their stalls.

Australian Endurance Team

The Australian Endurance Team takes a few laps around Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Ky., in preparation for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.