Hundreds of barrel racing enthusiasts converge on Louisville's Freedom Hall for the IBRA National Finals this week. There are close to 1500 competitors who will be competing throughout this event. Competitor Carly Dolan shares photos with Louisville.com. UPDATE - Our photographer/competitor Carly Dolan and her Thoroughbred Catch Me If U Can are the new 2012 IBRA National Finals 4-D Champions. Congratulations to them.
The 2012 International Barrel Racing Association National Finals are coming to Louisville's Exposition Center on October 1-6. Come watch the excitement as horses and riders execute a clover leaf pattern around three barrels at high speed in this equine western timed event.
Lucky Horseshoes 4H Horse & Pony Club to host their fall open horse show on September 22 at Harrison County Fairgrounds in Corydon, Indiana. Great entry level horse show with halter/showmanship, english, western, and contesting classes.
University of Louisville Polo Team to host a polo match fundraiser for the care of their string of polo ponies and to raise funds for their club on September 22. Family fun activities to include tailgating fun, live music by the Tunesmiths, raffles, silent auction, and kids activities. Come picnic with the ponies.
Want to experience something uniquely Kentucky? Top notch equine driving competition, dinner, brunch, and even cute little terrier and dachshund dog races, all held on the beautiful grounds of historic Hermitage Farm, a 700 acre horse farm in Goshen, Kentucky.
Do you love stories of happy endings? Then check out this story of one of the resident horses at Kentucky Equine Humane Center on her successful adoption and how she became one 12 year old girl's dream horse.
The IBRA National Finals are being held in Louisville, Kentucky October 1 - 6, 2012. Early bird entry forms are due in September 7 for those IBRA members whose horses have been qualified.
The University of Louisville Equestrian Team will be hosting a Hunter Show at Stone Place Stables in Prospect Kentucky on September 23.
The fiery and brilliant horses of the desert, the Arabian horse, is being showcased in the Arabian Horse Celebration event at Freedom Hall in Louisville September 19-22.
Those gorgeous and elegant Saddlebred Horses are now strutting their stuff to the judges at the 109th World's Championship Horse Show at the Kentucky State Fair August 19-25.
Barrel racers with a need for speed can get their fix at the upcoming Old Capital Saddle Club IBRA barrel racing show on August 18 in Corydon, Indiana.
Polo anyone? The Brownsboro Alliance invites you to a benefit tailgating event, Brownsboro Alliance Cup benefit polo match.