Audio Highlights of the 2006 Rolex Course Walk

Listen to Jim Wofford on his Practical Horseman-sponsored course walk at the 2006 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event.
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Listen to Jim Wofford on his Practical Horseman-sponsored course walk at the 2006 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event.

Over 200 enthusiastic Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event attendees joined eventing trainer Jim Wofford on a course walk on April 28, 2006. Listen below as Jim discusses jump construction, galloping speeds, various jumps and more.

Jim welcomes everyone to the course walk.

Jim welcomes everyone to the course walk.

Ian Roberts and Napalm.

Ian Roberts and Napalm.

Fence 10, the Hammock - 3'11" high

Fence 10, the Hammock - 3'11" high

Fence 22, the Creek Oxer - 3'11" high, 9'9" spread

Fence 22, the Creek Oxer - 3'11" high, 9'9" spread

--Photos by Hunter Messineo

Jim Wofford has represented the U.S. in eventing at three Olympics and two World Championships; he has won the U.S. National Championship five times on five different horses. As a coach, he has had at least one student on every U.S. Olympic, World Championship and Pan American team since 1978.

For Jim's in-depth analysis of the Rolex course's most challenging questions, see Practical Horseman's August 2006 issue.

Read Nancy Jaffer's past Rolex postcards on EquiSearch.com.