Social Media Round-Up: Day One in the Sand Pit

And they’re off! The first day of dressage at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event yielded up a hefty helping of arena-based excellence, leaving us with a three-way tie for the lead in the CCI4*-S and

Social Media Round-Up: Day One in the Sand Pit

And they’re off! The first day of dressage at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event yielded up a hefty helping of arena-based excellence, leaving us with a three-way tie for the lead in the CCI4*-S and a remarkable mark thrown down by Marilyn Little and RF Scandalous to lead the CCI5*. Let’s take a look at how the day went down.

Arena familiarisation helped riders prepare for the main event:

Phillip Dutton showed off life behind the scenes:

Sara Kozumplik Murphy celebrated being back in the main arena after working so hard to ensure everyone got that opportunity:

Tamie Smith got her first test of the week done in the CCI4*-S, taking a joint lead:

Joint-leader Liz Halliday-Sharp chatted through her test:

William Fox-Pitt and Oratorio warmed up in the cold air:

And produced a beautiful test to sit third overnight:

Catch the Fox-Pitt debrief:

Team Canada rallied to support its riders: