Ride Rolex With a Pro: New Equestrian Video Game Available in November

The morning of an event always sends chills down my spine as I imagine the thrill of clearing a jump while anticipating the next hurdle around the bend. Amidst the eyes of the spectators, the calm ebb and flow of my horse's breath, and the visceral awareness of the challenges ahead, I wonder if I will exhibit the finesse and feeling of a true equestrian champion...

This November, don't miss the chance to experience the same exhilaration of show day without actually saddling up. In Lucinda Green's Equestrian Challenge, the competitive world of riding comes to life on both the PC and Sony's PlayStation 2.

Known for winning the Badminton Horse Trials a record six times, Lucinda Green offers her sage wisdom to help guide you through horse trials at the most prestigious international equestrian events, such as the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event. As a player, you will get to train under the tutelage of Lucinda at her beautiful country estate. There, you will learn the fundamentals of the equine art, which includes lessons on how to improve the mental and physical state of your horse and the rudimentary of dressage, cross country, and show jumping. Once you prove your worth as a rider, Lucinda will let you advance on to the official Grand-Slam Equestrian events, where judges will evaluate your timing, control, and even your appearance.

Key Features of Lucinda Green's Equestrian Challenge include:

  • Four officially licensed Grand-Slam Equestrian events: Adelaide, Kentucky, Badminton and Burghely
  • Three gameplay types: Cross Country, Show Jumping, Dressage
  • Horse customizations: Breed, Gender, Color, Pattern, Markings
  • Rider customization: Gender, Nationality, Appearance, Skin Tone, Hair Color
  • Horse development to improve your horse's abilities
  • Hundreds of unlockables including clothes, ribbons and prizes, and saddlery
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