Michael Jung of Germany became the second rider to win the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Rolex, on the same horse in two consecutive years by riding Fischerrocana FST to a 13.3-point victory. His winning score (39.2) easily bested Lauren Kieffer on Veronica (52.5) and Maya Black on... Read More
The packed crowds at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event (USA), third leg of the FEI Classics™ 2015/2016, roared their approval of Michael Jung’s (GER) back-to-back victory on FischerRocana, realising they were in the presence of greatness. Read More
More than 2,500 fans watched eagerly at 8:30 a.m. as the Ground Jury for the 2016 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover, evaluated the fitness to continue of the horses that had completed the previous day's cross-country phase. Members Ernst Topp of Germany, Sandy Phillips of... Read More
Jung, 33, gave spectators and his fellow competitors a lesson in how to ride confidently and accurately around one of the world's most difficult cross-country courses, designed by Derek di Grazia. Seeming oblivious to the conditions, he rode aggressively forward to every jump, often appearing to... Read More
The world number one gave a masterclass in brave, accurate riding in difficult conditions, as pouring rain and wind made Derek di Grazia’s course a true test of horsemanship. Jung took the most economic lines and encouraged his gallant mare all the way, finishing the course with a flourish and... Read More
While Jung has a wide scoring gap between him and Springer and Little, they don't have much of a gap behind them: There are 27 horses between Little's mark of 42.5 and the 50 penalties scored by Landmark's Monte Carlo and Lauren Kieffer. Another 15 horses are crowded between 50.0 penalties and 55... Read More
Michael Jung of Germany took dead aim on becoming only the second rider win the Rolex Grand Slam by emphatically grabbing the lead at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land Rover, riding Fischerrocana FST to an outstanding dressage score of 34.4 penalties. Read More
This year, Dutton will ride Fernhill Fugitive, Fernhill Cubalawn and Mighty Nice; Tait, the 1996 Olympic Gold medalist and 1998 World Champion, will ride Xanthus III; Severson will ride Fernhill Fearless; and Jung will aim to defend his title once again on Fischerrocana FST. As always, the riders... Read More
"It was just amazing to come here and meet these incredibly brave young children, who are dealing with physical issues that make my worries about competing this weekend seem tiny," said Payne. "I don't know how else to describe it, except that their courage was inspiring. They're amazing kids who... Read More
Great Britain made it three wins in a row at Ballindenisk (IRL), the second leg of the FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing 2016. The home team finished second and a valiant French quartet, who had again made the long journey to this friendly Co Cork venue, came a close third. As a result, Ireland and... Read More

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