Jumping and Eventing


Rolex Three-Day Footing Proves Sticky, But Safe

April 26, 2004

To the relief of riders, owners, veterinarians, and spectators at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by Bayer, last week's series of deluges did not prove dangerous for horses on cross country on Saturday, April 24. Many... Read More


Rolex Schedule Modified for Weather

April 23, 2004

The Saturday cross country schedule at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event has been changed due to the onslaught of wet weather over the past several days. The cross country phase of the CCI**** division will begin at 9:30 a.m., while the Bayer... Read More


Educational Event after Rolex Thursday April 22

April 21, 2004

Spectators at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event in Lexington and area horse owners will have the opportunity to hear about some of the latest veterinary technologies for the sport horse from top veterinarians on April 22 after the first day of... Read More


Health Event During Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event

April 17, 2003

Following the first day of dressage at the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event on Thursday afternoon, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital will b... Read More


U.S. Olympic Eventing Horses Arrive At Game Site

October 11, 2002

The United States Equestrian Team (USET) Olympic eventing horses arrived at the Sydney International Equestrian Center at Horsley Park on Monday.  All horses arrived safely and appear ready for the opening of the eventing team... Read More


FEI Eventing Committee Meets In Chantilly

October 11, 2002

The Eventing Committee met at the end of June to finalize the Safety measures and rule modifications following the "Hartington" International Eventing Safety Committee report.

The Committee agreed on the following issues and amendments... Read More


Weather Watchers at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

May 01, 2002

Weather during the cross-country phase played a key role in the outcome of this year’s Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, held in Lexington, Ky., at the Kentucky Horse Park on April 25-28. While some riders, including American winner Kim Vinoski on... Read More


Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event Announces Television Coverage

February 27, 2002

The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Bayer, April 25-28, 2002, has announced an extensive schedule of television coverage for this year.

Outdoor Life Network (OLN) will broadcast the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, America's... Read More


Rolex Stars Shine

October 04, 2001

 This year's first four-star Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event has to be termed a success, even with the death of one of the equine competitors in the three-star division. The death of any horse is a tragedy, even more so when it is... Read More


Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

October 02, 2001

The “big, friendly” cross-country course for the four star portion of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event wasn’t considered as technical as the courses at Badminton or Burghley, the world’s... Read More


Watching an International Affair--Rolex

January 01, 2001

The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Bayer, lived up to its four-star international standing this year. That ranking is given to only four of the top-level events in the world, and is on par with the difficulty of the Olympics. This... Read More


Three-Day Team Departs For Sydney

September 01, 2000

The Sydney Three-Day Olympic horses made an overnight stop in an isolation barn at Considine Farm in Lexington, Ky., before their flight to Sydney July 31. The team was under quarantine for a month in Georgia before traveling through Lexington t... Read More


U.S. Selects Eventing Team

September 01, 2000

The United States has selected its team of four for the Olympic Three-Day Event squad as well as three starters for the individual eventing competition at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. The team three-day event horse inspection will be held on Friday... Read More


First International Jumping Competition In Armenia

July 01, 2000

The first international jumping competition in ten years was held in the Armenian Capital of Yerevan July 7-9, 2000. Riders joined in a friendly international competition held in the Yerevan Equestrian Centre, which is slowly being renovated... Read More


Dressage At The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

April 01, 2000

The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Presented by Bayer, kicks off today, April 27 at the Kentucky Horse Parkwith the Dressage phase of the competition at 9:00 a.m.

Among the horses and riders scheduled to compete Thursday are Kerry... Read More


Innovation From Tragedy -- Eventing Fence Designs Emphasize Safety

November 01, 1999

Three-day eventing, at its highest level, always has been acknowledged as a high-risk sport. Having evolved from a military test for cavalry horses and officers, it retains its emphasis on versatility, endurance, speed, and bravery--and more and... Read More


Pattern Of Bone Injury In The Jumping Horse

June 11, 1999

Nuclear scintigraphy is a technique used to identify areas of increased bone material turnover. This remodeling of bone can occur in response to growth, fracture, increased loading due to exercise, infection, cancer or... Read More


Official Statement On Horse's Rolex Event Death

May 01, 1998

Boucane, a 12 year old Canadian-bred Thoroughbred ridden by Yves Landry (CAN) in the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event died after a fall at jump 7C. Landry, while shaken, was in good physical condition after the accident. The... Read More


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

January 01, 1998

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... Read More