Recent News for Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2010

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Las Vegas-based Horses4Heroes Holds 9/11 Remembrance Weekend

August 30, 2013

The fourth annual event event takes place Sept. 6-9.... Read More

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Youth Charged in Michigan Barn Fire

February 22, 2013

The youth faces multiple arson and animal cruelty charges in connection with a fire that killed 10 horses.... Read More

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KHC Travels to France, Works with Normandy Horse Council

August 19, 2012

The KHC worked with the Normandy Horse Council to discuss opportunities focused on the 2014 WEG.... Read More

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Show Jumper Presley Boy in Intensive Care with Laminitis

July 16, 2012

The stallion worked July 5 before developing colic and endotoxemia that night. He remains in intensive care.... Read More

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Rolex Partners with Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014

December 13, 2011

Rolex has become an official partner of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014, taking place in Normandy.... Read More

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Alltech Named Title Sponsor of 2014 World Equestrian Games

July 10, 2011

Alltech will be the title sponsor of the 2014 Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) World Equestrian Games ... Read More

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Economic Impact of 2010 World Equestrian Games Revealed

June 27, 2011

The 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games had an economic impact of $201.5 million, Kentucky Governor Steve ... Read More

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Fire Kills Six Horses, Injures Four at WEG Eventer's Barn

May 31, 2011

A fire at American three-day eventer Boyd Martin's barn killed six horses and sent four more to the University... Read More

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TheHorse.com Receives Post-WEG Alltech 'A+' Award

February 14, 2011

Alltech, American Horse Publications (AHP), and the International Alliance of Equestrian Journalists (IAEJ) are delighted to announce the recipients of the Alltech 'A+' Award, established to honor creativity, passion, and excellence in equine journal... Read More

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Recap: UK College of Agriculture at WEG

December 18, 2010

The 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) have come and gone, but the University of Kentucky (UK) College of Agriculture hopes to reap the benefits of a worldwide exposure for years to come. From prospective students to new partnerships to ... Read More

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WEG: All Human Athletes Tested Negative for Prohibited Substances

October 22, 2010

The FEI announced today that all urine samples taken from athletes competing at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games have tested negative for prohibited substances. The announcement comes just one week after the FEI revealed that all equ... Read More

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WEG: Preliminary Ticket Sales Reported

October 21, 2010

A total of 411,023 tickets were sold to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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UK Horticulture Helps WEG Bloom

October 17, 2010

When the budget for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games was cut in July, one area that took a hit was funding for decorative plants and ornamentals. The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture Department of Horticulture stepped up to help by... Read More

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WEG: All Horses Tested Negative for Prohibited Substances

October 15, 2010

The Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) announced Oct. 15 that all blood and urine samples taken from horses competing at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games were negative for all prohibited substances. ... Read More

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FEI Announces Automatic Qualifiers for 2012 London Olympics

October 13, 2010

Following the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has announced that the following teams have qualified to compete in the 2012 London Olympics (Great Britain, as the host country, ... Read More

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WEG: Eccles And Looser Score Individual Medals in World Vaulting Championships

October 10, 2010

Joanne Eccles gave Great Britain its first-ever World Equestrian Games medal in vaulting, as she won gold in the female individual division of the Vaulting World Championships, held as part of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Patric... Read More

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WEG: Exell Stays On Top With Fast Marathon In Driving World Championships

October 10, 2010

Australia's Boyd Exell drove Saturday's third-fastest marathon to maintain the lead he took in the first phase of Driving World Championships at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Second-placed Ijsbrand Chardon has put the Dutch team... Read More

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WEG: Le Jeune Rides To Gold In Show Jumping World Championships

October 10, 2010

After five days of competition, six different courses, and a total of 115 jumps, Belgium's Philippe Le Jeune took home the gold medal in the Show Jumping World Championships, presented by Rolex, at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Game... Read More

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WEG: Wentz and Hart Represent U.S. in Para-Equestrian Dressage Freestyles

October 10, 2010

The second day of freestyle competition for the FEI World Para Dressage Championships got under way early Saturday morning (Oct. 9) with the Grade II and Grade Ib riders. Two riders from the Kentucky Equine Research U.S. Para-E... Read More

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WEG Results: Team Para-Dressage

October 08, 2010

Great Britain continued its historical domination of the Para Dressage World Championships by taking the team gold, and sweeping all three individual medals in the Grade Ia division, as well as the individual gold and silver in grade Ib. These ... Read More

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WEG Results: Team Show Jumping

October 07, 2010

Germany was nearly perfect Show Jumping World Championships Oct. 6, presented by Rolex, and they rode off with the team gold medal (17.8 faults). France jumped up to the silver medal (24.32), and Belgium climbed up to the bronze medal (24.7).... Read More

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WEG Results: Individual Para Dressage

October 07, 2010

British riders have traditionally dominated the medals at the Para Dressage World Championships, and Sophie Wells lived up to that history by taking individual gold in the grade IV individual test, aboard the flashy chestnut Dutch Warmblood, Pinocchi... Read More

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AAEP Students Work to Ensure the Health of WEG Equine Athletes

October 07, 2010

A group of talented fourth-year veterinary students preparing for careers in equine sports medicine are assisting with the care of elite competition horses during the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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WEG Results: Team and Individual Eventing

October 04, 2010

It was back to Rolex Outdoor Stadium Sunday for the conclusion of the Eventing World Championships, presented by Reem Acra, where Germany's Michael Jung (33.0) remained dominant and claimed the individual gold medal as Great Britain (139.4) took the ... Read More

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WEG Results: Show Jumping Qualifier

October 04, 2010

United States riders Mario Deslauriers, on Urico, and McLain Ward, on Sapphire, set the pace in the first leg of the team competition at the Rolex Jumping World Championships at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Ky. ... Read More