Kentucky Horse Park

John Henry Article and Photo Commemorate Arrival at KHP

Kentucky.com posted a photo from KYphotoarchive.com, as well as a Lexington Herald-Leader article from 30 years ago, about legendary Thoroughbred John Henry's arrival at the Kentucky Horse Park. Greeted at the airport by Gov. Martha Layne Collins and others, John Henry then made his way to the Kentucky Horse Park for retirement.

Follow the link to read the full story:
http://www.kentucky.com/2015/08/26/4006122_from-kyphotoarchivecom-30-years.html?rh=1

Homeschool Advocate Blogger Visits KHP

Sonya Haskins, a blogger who posts as The Homeschool Advocate, recently paid a visit to the Kentucky Horse Park so that her daughter could try to meet some of her scout requirements to earn a horsemanship badge and experience all the park has to offer.

To read the full report of Haskins's visit, please visit the following link:
https://sonyahaskins.wordpress.com/2015/08/11/kentucky-horse-park/

Ultimate Outdoor Expo & Concert

The mission for the Ultimate Outdoor Expo & Concert is to offer an outdoor related expo that Kentucky outdoorsmen and women will set their calendars for each year. An expo that consumers can feel needed and welcomed to attend one that will be customized to suite their needs, bringing them back to the Ultimate Outdoor Expo at the Kentucky Horse Park year after year! There are no other indoor/outdoor shows with a setting like the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena in the nation!

Kentucky Summer Classic Horse Show Wrap-Up: July 27 - August 2

Alison Robitaille has traveled to the Olympics as a first alternate, competed at the World Equestrian Games and won team silver at the Pan American Games, but in recent years, as she busily brings along young horses and two young children of her own, she has been continually knocking on the door of a grand prix win. On Saturday night at the Kentucky Horse Park she knocked the door all the way down and rode away with an impressive victory in the $50,000 Kentucky Summer Classic Grand Prix, sponsored by GGT Footing.

Sophie Gochman Leads Victory Gallop in Pony Medal at U.S. Pony Finals

Sophie Gochman captured the 2015 Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal Championship with Ponies & Palms Show Stables' Rico Suave.

Beginning early Sunday morning, 174 young riders and their ponies took their turns around the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park Friday, with each hoping to claim the coveted honor of Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal Champion by day's end. Ultimately, it was Sophie Gochman aboard Rico Suave who outshone the rest to take the top prize following two seamless over fences trips and a stand-out performance in the additional flat testing.

Sydney Shulman and Venice Victorious in $50,000 Rood and Riddle Kentucky Grand Prix

Saturday night at the Kentucky Horse Park ushered in hundreds of spectators for Hats Off Day and one of Sydney Shulman's biggest career grand prix wins. The 20-year-old and her mount Venice bested a field of 36 horse-and-rider combinations to win the $50,000 Rood and Riddle Kentucky Grand Prix at the Kentucky Summer Horse Show.

"I've had a really good couple of weeks," Shulman said. "I won the Ox Ridge [Hunt Club] and Fairfield [County Hunt Club] grand prix two weeks ago and the week before on two of my other horses, so it's pretty cool to come here and do it on my favorite one!"

Kentucky Summer Horse Show Wrap-Up: July 22 - 26

Saturday night at the Kentucky Horse Park ushered in hundreds of spectators for Hats Off Day and one of Sydney Shulman's biggest career grand prix wins. The 20-year-old and her mount Venice bested a field of 36 horse-and-rider combinations to win the $50,000 Rood and Riddle Kentucky Grand Prix at the Kentucky Summer Horse Show.

"I've had a really good couple of weeks," Shulman said. "I won the Ox Ridge [Hunt Club] and Fairfield [County Hunt Club] grand prix two weeks ago and the week before on two of my other horses, so it's pretty cool to come here and do it on my favorite one!"

Daniel Bedoya Quick With Quattro to Win $25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic at Kentucky Summer Horse Show

Standing at 18 hands with a large stride to match his height, Daniel Bedoya's Quattro has the ability to leave strides out all over the course, and that is exactly what he did on Thursday night at the Kentucky Horse Park. Bedoya and Quattro bested 10 other contenders in the jump-off in Rolex Stadium to win the $25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic.

A total of 42 horse-and-rider combinations competed over the first round, Alan Wade-designed course, and of them 11 advanced to the short course.

CP National Horse Show Tickets On Sale Now

Tickets for the 2015 CP National Horse Show CSI-W 4* are now available online at http://www.NHS.org or through http://www.Ticketleap.com, the official ticket provider for this year's event. One of the premier indoor horse shows in the United States, The CP National Horse Show returns to the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, Kentucky on October 27 - November 1, 2015.

CP National Horse Show Prize List Available Online

The CP National Horse Show announced today that the prize list for this year's event is available online at their new updated website at www.NHS.org. The CP National Horse Show returns to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, this fall, from October 27th through November 1st, 2015.

The prize list can be downloaded at: http://www.nhs.org/prize-list