Preview - 2010 Alltech/FEI World Equestrian Games
Thursday, October 11, 2007
International Testing Ground Establishes Annual Driving Event, as Alltech Announces the Annual Alltech Legacy Games to Follow the World Championships
The event was managed by Susan Gilliland who will be at the helm as the organizer for the Driving division of the 2010 Alltech/FEI World Equestrian Games. There was also an international roster of officials including Klaus Christ (president of the jury) of Germany, Diana Brownlie (judge) of Great Britain, Martha Nicoll (judge) of the U.S., Philip Bateman (TD) of Great Britain, and Richard Nicoll (course designer) of the U.S. Leslie Hernandez was in charge of organizing the event's many experienced volunteers.
There were four advanced teams, all with international experience. Jimmy Fairclough from Newtown, NJ, who competes for USET president Jane Forbes Clark, was ready to start looking for property in the Lexington area. “This is where the action is going to be for years to come.” Fairclough said.
Porsche of Lexington one of 21 sponsors adorned the cones arena with 3 Porsche models, as well as sponsoring the “Porsche Puzzle” on the Marathon course, and general manager Muhammad Saifullah was on hand to present the awards on Sunday to the winners.
The following drivers won their respective classes at the 2007 Lexington Combined Driving Classic
Be sure to join us next year for the second annual Lexington Combined Driving Classic, October 2–5, 2008, at the Kentucky Horse Park.