Peter Atkins takes us around Rolex XC via helmet cam

Ever want to know what it’s like to ride at Rolex? Peter Atkins, an advanced event rider has been wearing a helmet cam and posting the videos on YouTube. The most recent one features his Rolex ride on HJ Hampton. It’s a lot of fun to see the jumps from this perspective (I’ll never jump […]

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Oliver Townend suffers only minor injuries after nasty fall at Rolex

Oliver Townend, who won both Badminton and Burghley in 2009 had his hopes of winning eventing’s Triple Crown cut short after a nasty rotational fall at The Hollow at Rolex. His horse, Ashdale Cruise Master, caught a leg on the first element and fell right on top of Townend. Here’s the good news: Townend will […]

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Allison Sprenger sets an example at Rolex

It’s nice to see such a well known eventer take a stand for helmet safety at a venue like Rolex. Hats off (and helmets on) to Allison Sprenger for competing in an ASTM approved helmet rather than a top hat. I think she and Arthur look fabulous!

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See the Rolex fences up close and personal

This sounds cool. For the sixth year SmartPak is sponsoring a free Rolex course walk. Attendees will get the opportunity to see the course through the eyes of 2 of the country’s top event riders; Allison Sprenger and Amy Tryon.¬†Allison will be riding Arthur and Amy has two mounts: Leyland and Coal Creek. The two […]

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