Kentucky Horse Park

Press Release Date:  Thursday, July 26, 2007  
Contact Information:  Cindy Rullman, 859-259-4209 ext 209,  


Building the Equestrian Story

an Open House for Media

hosted by the Kentucky Horse Park and the National Horse Center

September 13, 2007


What topics do you like to cover?  Human interest?  Gardening?  Business?  Entertainment?  Decorating?  Pets?  Travel?  Politics?  Food?  Health?  Shopping?  Cars?  Sports?  Weather? Intrigue?  Art & Antiques?  History?  Education?  Fashion? 


Regardless of what you most enjoy writing or broadcasting, we’ll show you how to tie your interests to the world of horse sports – even if you know nothing about horses.  The Kentucky Horse Park and the National Horse Center* invite you to Building the Equestrian Story, an open house for media on September 13, free of charge to journalists, photo journalists and broadcasters.  The eyes of the world are on Kentucky right now, leading up to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in 2010, so join us as we explore the unlimited opportunities to bring interesting and unexpected stories and images to your readers, viewers and listeners leading up to the games!  The day will include presenters, horse demonstrations, hands-on demonstrations and lunch.


Registration is limited, so please contact us immediately to request a registration form.  Absolute deadline is September 3, if space is still available at that time.  Email



*Organizations in the National Horse Center:

American Academy of Equine Art

American Association of Equine Practitioners

American Farriers Association

American Hackney Horse Society

American Hanoverian Society

American Saddlebred Horse Association

American Saddlebred Museum

Carriage Association of America

Central Kentucky Riding for Hope

Certified Horsemanship Association

Communicating for Agriculture Exchange Program

Equestrian Events, Inc.

Equestrian Land Conservation Resource

Friesian Horse Association of North America

High Hope Steeplechase

Irish Draught Horse Society of North America

Kentucky Equine Education Project

Kentucky Horse Council

Kentucky Horse Park Foundation

Kentucky Horse Racing Authority

Kentucky Thoroughbred Association / Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders

Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center

National Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association

National Walking Horse Association

North American Racing Academy

The Pyramid Society

The Race for Education

United Professional Horsemen’s Association

United States Dressage Federation

United States Equestrian Federation

United States Hunter Jumper Association

United States Polo Association

United States Pony Clubs, Inc.

World Games 2010 Foundation Inc. (Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games)