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May 2, 2016

Rain, Roxie And Masterful Riding: Favorite Moments From Rolex Kentucky

It was almost a foregone conclusion that Michael Jung would win the Rolex Kentucky CCI****, and while his masterful riding on fischerRocana FST was inspiring to watch, so were all of the riders fighting for a finish at the toughest event in the United States.

May 1, 2016

Watch Why They Won: Michael Jung's Masterful Rolex Kentucky Weekend

Michael Jung absolutely dominated the Rolex Kentucky CCI**** over the weekend, winning by more than 13 penalties aboard fischerRocana FST. It was a performance that was truly awe-inspiring.

You can read all about it in COTH's online coverage, and you can watch (and learn from) all three of his rides, thanks to USEF Network

May 1, 2016

Jung Wins Rolex Kentucky And Turns His Eyes To Possible Grand Slam

Lexington, Ky.—May 1

We now know that Michael Jung can win a four-star nearly any time he wants—nearly any time he enters. So if there’s any suspense left in the eventing world it’s this: Can Jung ride his winning streak—extended with today’s massive victory at the Rolex Kentucky CCI****—into a Rolex Grand Slam victory at next week’s Mitsubishi Motors Badminton CCI****?

May 1, 2016

As It Happens: 2016 Rolex Kentucky Show Jumping

The show jumping for Rolex Kentucky kicks off with the first horse in the ring here at 12:50 p.m. You can follow along with our live commentary here throughout the class! 

April 30, 2016

Wofford’s Wisdoms: Jung Doesn’t Make Mistakes

We call Michael Jung "The Terminator," and he just terminated everybody else’s chances today. He has three rails in the lead right now, though of course everybody’s got to jog out tomorrow. 

The footing today will have an effect also on tomorrow. We’ve run before in deep footing, and I’ve noticed that the average knockdown score in show jumping for the entire field is just much larger; it’s almost double. 

April 30, 2016

Time’s Only On Jung’s Side For Rolex Cross-Country

Lexington, Ky.—April 30

When he canters into the Rolex Stadium on fischerRocana FST for tomorrow’s show jumping, Michael Jung will have three rails in hand over Phillip Dutton on Fernhill Fugitive. 

Part of that lead was based on Jung’s dressage score, but then he massively extended it by jumping the only near-clear (0.8 time penalties) over Derek di Grazia’s cross-country track today. 

April 30, 2016

Watch Why They're Winning: Michael Jung's Rolex Kentucky Cross-Country Round

On a rainy, muddy day, Michael Jung turned in a masterful cross-country performance at the Rolex Kentucky CCI**** aboard FischerRocana FST to keep his commanding lead.

Watch how he did it:

Stay turned to for details about all the day's action in our Rolex Kentucky CCI coverage

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