Event Dates: April 26 to 29, 2018.

Press Credentials

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Kentucky Three-Day Event

April 27-30, 2017

 

The Competition

The Kentucky Three-Day Event will be held April 27- 30, 2017, at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. The event draws approximately 75,000 spectators and is seen by millions more on worldwide telecasts including a telecast on NBC in the United States.
 
The 2017 Kentucky Three-Day Event features the 20th Rolex USEF Four Star Championship for the U.S. Equestrian Team Foundation Pinnacle Cup. The Kentucky Three-Day Event attracts the world’s best horses and riders to compete for their share of $400,000 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 Rolex Kentucky, Mitsubishi Motors Badminton and Land Rover Burghley Four Star Events in succession.
 
The only Four Star Event in the Western Hemisphere and one of only 6 in the world, the Kentucky Three-Day Event is the premier competition for the top horses and riders in the Olympic sport of Eventing.
 
Eligibility for Press Credentials

In order to be eligible to receive Press Credentials, you MUST:
 
1. Be an adult of legal age and a reporter, editor or photographer associated with or on assignment for a recognized publication, news service, newspaper, website or radio or television station;
 
2.Submit a letter of assignment, on the assigning company’s letterhead, with the request for press credentials.

 
To ensure that those receiving press credentials are bona fide members of the press, and to maintain eligibility for the following year, you MUST provide this letter of assignment.
 
Editors assigning more than one photographer are asked to designate ONE primary photographer.
 
NOTE:   Photographers wishing to shoot from within the arena will be expected to adhere to a strictly enforced dress code.
 
Use Accompanying Form to Request Press Credentials

Press credentials should be requested using the accompanying form. Press admission and parking passes will be mailed to those approved for credentials. Please mail the completed form to Classic Communications at the address on the form.
 
In order to qualify for Press Credentials one must be a working member of the press and be on assignment for a media outlet.

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