The Final Phase | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

The Final Phase | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

The final day of the Kentucky Three-Day Event was bittersweet—on one hand, I was sunburnt, sore, and utterly exhausted; on the other, I was sad to leave the excitement and chaos that is horse show life. After a long day of cross-country and a grand prix the day before and a late night with friends at a local mexican restaurant that made all my queso dreams come true, I was thankful for the late start for show jumping day.  Continue reading “The Final Phase | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event”

Dressage Days | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

Dressage Days | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

Eventing has grown on me over the years. Don’t get me wrong, I have no desire to ever compete in the sport (I’ll stick to my tiny, natural-colored sticks), but an appreciation for the bravery and sheer dedication of the horses and riders has developed. Attending the Kentucky Three-Day Event was never something that crossed my mind until college, and once I started working at the magazine, I was determined to get there. Thankfully, this year I got to attend and soak up all the perks of being there as credentialed media. Continue reading “Dressage Days | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event”

“Spring” Show Shots

“Spring” Show Shots

In what can easily be called blind excitement for the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event later this month, I splurged on a new camera lens a few weeks ago. It is a much desired, much needed upgrade from the lens I was currently using, and I was itching to use it. Because I couldn’t wait any longer, my roommate and I drove to a local show to test some shots. Sadly, the “spring” temperatures from the week didn’t last through Saturday and the chilly weather made for some spicy ponies! Continue reading ““Spring” Show Shots”