During Aachen Germany 2006 Games
June 25, 2006. Kentucky Horse Park. – Triangle Talent, Inc. has been selected by the Alltech World Equestrian Games 2010 to produce Kentucky’s segment of the Closing Ceremonies during the World Equestrian Games in Aachen, Germany, September 3, 2006. Kentucky will have a 10 minute presentation during the Games to introduce the European community to Kentucky and build excitement for 2010.
“We are very excited to have been selected to produce this show for the World Equestrian Games 2010,” said David Snowden, Triangle Talent CEO. “This is a great honor to be able to produce a show that will benefit all the people of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.”
The goal of the 10 minute show is to generate excitement for the Games in Kentucky in 2010. This will be the first time that the Games will be help outside of Europe and it presents a tremendous marketing and promotional opportunity for Kentucky and the Kentucky Horse Park. Kentucky’s presentation will set the stage with many of the participants and spectators will have of the Kentucky Games.
The presentation will feature pyrotechnic effects, a high impact video, an energetic sound track and acrobatic equestrian acts. Everything is geared to giving the crowd a sense of the Kentucky’s unbridled spirit.
“We reviewed a number of proposals to produce this event for us,” said Jim Host, Chairperson of the Alltech World Equestrian Games 2010. “What impressed us most was Triangle Talent’s focus on Kentucky. With their background in entertainment, we know we will get a tremendous show that will help set the tone for the 2010 Games.”
Triangle Talent is one of the country’s leading entertainment production and booking agencies. Producing shows in more 38 states and Canada, Triangle Talent is the largest event production company in Kentucky. Its client list includes the country’s major Fairs and Festivals, Fortune 500 corporations and some of the top venues in the country. Triangle Talent will produce or book more than 2,500 engagements in 2006 and more than $12 million in entertainment and events.
Triangle Talent to Produce World Equestrian Game show
The World Equestrian Games are the “World Equestrian Championships,” for eight equestrian sports – Show Jumping, Dressage, Eventing, Driving, Reining, Vaulting, Endurance, Para Equestrian.
The World Equestrian Games are held every four years, two years prior to the summer Olympic Games, and have never yet been held outside of Europe. They are governed by the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), based in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The FEI is the international governing body of equestrian sport recognized by the International Olympic Committee. It is the organization which establishes rules and regulations for the conduct of international equestrian events. The FEI has 130 member countries. The national governing body for the United States is the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF), located at the Kentucky Horse Park.