Rolex Kentucky Three-Day:America's First Four-Star Event

For the first time, America will host a Four Star Three-Day Event (CCI****) this spring. The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, organized by Equestrian Events, Inc. of Lexington, Kentucky, will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park, April 23-26, 1998.

To compliment this event, fans all over the world will have access to results via the World Wide Web. The official Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event web site will be at This site is already online and features interviews with competitors, course designers, and builders, as well as a message board, information about Event sponsorships, and more.

The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day was awarded the prestigious four-star ranking—the highest level in international equestrian eventing competition—last year, joining only two other such annual competitions in the world, the Badminton and Burghley three-day events, both in England.

About the Author

Tim Brockhoff

Tim Brockhoff was Staff Writer of The Horse:Your Guide to Equine Health Care from 1995 to 1999. His degree is in Agricultural Communications from the University of Kentucky, and his equine experience is with American Saddlebreds.

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