Events, Inc. Produces Kentucky Three-Day Event 25th Anniversary Commemorative
KYMarch 17, 2003Kentuckys famed Three-Day Event
celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2002. As part of its Silver Anniversary
Celebration, the organizer, Equestrian Events, Inc., has published
a commemorative book chronicling the 25-year history of the nations
premier Three-Day Event, from the 1978 World Three-Day Event Championships
through the 2002 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event.
Three-Day Event: A 25-Year Retrospective is a limited edition, hardcover
book combining more than 150 captivating color photographs with
highlights from each historic year plus first-hand accounts from
a variety of people who have been involved with the event over the
last quarter century.
first 2500 copies are individually numbered. Numbered copies are
available for $50.00 each and unnumbered copies are available for
just $40.00, plus $5.00 shipping and handling per book.
you relive many of Kentuckys most exciting moments and watch
it transform into the world-renowned competition it is today, youll
be able to see why the Kentucky Three-Day Event has become Americas
best and most beloved equestrian sports event. A perfect gift for
friends and family, this book is a must-have for Kentucky Three-Day
Event fans and all horse enthusiasts!
book was written by Marty Bauman, press chief of the Rolex Kentucky
Three-Day Event since 1998 and Director of Public Relations for
the United States Equestrian Team since 1990. It was designed by
Jason Wilhoite of Sag Harbor, NY and Charlie Stone of Stone Advisory
in Lexington, KY, which coordinated the project.
Events, Inc. is a non-profit Kentucky corporation formed in 1975
initially to stage the 1978 World Three-Day Event Championships.
Since that time, the Kentucky Three-Day Event has grown to become
Americas first Four Star event.
Three-Day Event: A 25-Year Retrospective will be available for purchase
on-site at this years Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Presented
by Bayer, which takes place April 24-27 at the Kentucky Horse Park
in Lexington, KY. Copies may also be purchased online in the Ticket
section of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event website at www.rk3de.org,
by calling Equestrian Events, Inc. at (859) 254-8123, faxing at
(859) 254-5116 or writing to Equestrian Events, Inc., P.O. Box 12110,
Lexington, KY 40580-2110.