Kentucky Three-Day CCI5*-L Dressage Day One Photo Gallery

Tamie Smith leads the pack in CCI5*-L competition following day one of dressage followed by Colleen Rutledge and Doug Payne.

Day one of CCI5*-L competition at the 2022 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event saw 21 horse-and-rider pairs enter the dressage ring in Rolex Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park. Tamie Smith rode Fleeceworks Royal to the top position on the leaderboard in her five-star debut. Colleen Rutledge and Covert Rights made their way to the second place position while Doug Payne and Vandiver rounded out the top three ahead of day two of CCI5*-L dressage competition.

Below is a photo gallery of some of the top 10 CCI5*-L horses and riders from the day one dressage.

Tamie Smith (USA) and Fleeceworks Royal lead CCI5*-L competition following day one of dressage.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Colleen Rutledge (USA) and Covert Rights sit in the second place position going into day two of CCI5*-L dressage.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Doug Payne (USA) and Vandiver round out the top three in CCI5*-L competition ahead of day two dressage.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Elisa Wallace (USA) and Let It Be Lee are tied for the fourth place spot.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Alexandra Knowles (USA) and Morswood are tied for fourth place.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Pippa Funnell (GBR) and Majas Hope are in the sixth-place position.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Ashlynn Meuchel (USA) and Emporium are currently in seventh place.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Lauren Nicholson (USA) and Vermiculus claimed the eighth-place spot ahead of day two dressage.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Will Coleman (USA) and Dondante earned the ninth-place position.
© Amy K. Dragoo
Hannah Sue Burnett (USA) and Capitol Him round out the top 10 going into day two of CCI5*-L dressage.
© Amy K. Dragoo

On Friday, April 29, at 12:30 p.m. EST, the remaining 24 competitors will take to the arena to try to shake up the CCI5*-L leaderboard.

Thanks to Kent Nutrition GroupMane ‘n Tail, and Cosequin® for our coverage of the 2022 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event, including rider interviews, competition reports, horse spotlights, photos, videos and more!⁣