2022 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event – Day 1

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The first day of the 2022 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event kicked off in Lexington with dressage, starting with the CCI4*-S division and ending the day with the CCI5*-S division. See the top scoring horses in both divisions below, then keep up to date with live scoring throughout the weekend.

Top Four in the CCI5*-S Division Dressage

  • 1st – Tamra Smith and Fleeceworks Royal
  • 2nd – Colleen Rutledge and Covert Rights
  • 3rd – Doug Payne and Vandiver
  • 4th – Elisa Wallace and Let It Be Lee
  • 4th – Alexandra Knowles and Morswood

Top Four in the CCI4*-S Division Dressage

  • 1st – Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp and Cooley Quicksilver
  • 2nd – Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp and Cooley Moonshine
  • 3rd – Helen Alliston and Ebay
  • 4th – Will Coleman and Chin Tonic HS

About the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

The Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN™(LRK3DE), April 28-May 1, 2022 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky., hosts one of only seven annual Five Star three-day events in the world. The event also hosts a CCI4*-S as well as the $225,000 Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix presented by Hagyard Equine Medical Institute. Known as “The Best Weekend All Year,” the event annually attracts more than 80,000 spectators who also enjoy extensive shopping, a variety of hospitality experiences and a wide array of demonstrations.

The Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event is a thrilling multi-day competition featuring Olympic-level riders and horses in what can best be described as an equestrian triathlon. Horse and rider pairs compete in three phases of the competition – Dressage, Cross-Country and Show Jumping. The Five Star riders compete for their share of $375,000 in prize money as well as a shot at the $350,000 Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing, which is awarded to any rider who wins the Land Rover Kentucky, Badminton and Land Rover Burghley Five Star Events in succession. LRK3DE is the longest-running Five Star event in the Americas and as the United States’ premier event, also serves as the Land Rover/USEF CCI-5*-L Eventing National Championship presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN™ for the U.S. athletes.

Follow along with the progress in Kentucky this weekend at HorseIllustrated.com and track live scoring at online.

Read Day 2 LRK3DE coverage here.

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