Win, lose or anything in between, the riders at Rolex Kentucky had a variety of reasons to appreciate their partners today.
William Coleman/Obos O’Reilly (0-0, 8th place):
“Since I got the horse as a 4-year-old, I always knew he’d jump into the Head of the Lake. He’s just a brave horse; I knew the first jump I jumped on him. He’s got guts. Real guts, and a hell of a heart. He was tired at end, and he never gave up.”
Colleen Rutledge/Shiraz (0-0/14th):