The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Presented by Land Rover, will be held April 23-26, 2015 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY, along with the Kentucky Reining Cup. The event draws anywhere from 50-100,000 spectators and is seen by millions more on worldwide telecasts including a telecast on NBC in the United States.
The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event features the 18th Rolex USEF Four Star Championship for the U.S. Equestrian Team Foundation Pinnacle Cup. The world's best horses and riders compete for their share of $300,000 in prize money (winner wins $100,000!) as well as a shot at the $350,000 Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing which is awarded to any rider who wins the Rolex Kentucky, Mitsubishi Motors Badminton and Land Rover Burghley Four Star Events in succession.
The only Four Star Event in the Western Hemisphere, the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event is the premier competition for the top horses and riders in the Olympic sport of Eventing.
Produced by HorsePower, Inc., the $120,000 Kentucky Reining Cup features The Adequan/USEF Open Reining National Championship. The Championship will be an FEI-recognized CRI3* event held in two rounds over two days, April 24-25.
The Kentucky Reining Cup will also include the World Freestyle Championship which will award the title of "World Champion" in Freestyle Reining, as well as $20,000 prize money that will mark the largest purse for a Reining Freestyle anywhere in the world.