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Mensa G will be one to watch in the 2014 Rolex. Photo by Allie Conrad

Team Thoroughbred looks to conquer Rolex

With so many OTTBs having made the “long, intricate journey” from racetrack to the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day to compete against Olympians and international superstars, the Year of the Horse might just be the Year of the Thoroughbred. So says Allie Conrad, executive director of Thoroughbred re-homing organization CANTER Mid Atlantic. “If you stop and think about the fact that Rolex is the only four-star Event in the country, and on average only 60 horses make it to this level. Then consider that we have 20 some odd ex-racehorse Thoroughbreds and purpose-bred Thoroughbreds competing this year—and I think it’s amazing!” Conrad […]