Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

After a long wait opening day of the Alltech World Equestrian Games was very amazing. The ceremony started with dancers in a circle performing to a full orchestra while children dressed in white and with wicker horse heads on their backs danced on the edges. Six Native Americans mounted on colorful horses, rode in to deliver a traditional prayer for all nations.

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures
Culver Academy Black Horse Troop performs during the opening ceremony of the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky. (REUTERS)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Performers during the Opening Ceremony for the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. (EPA)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Canadian actor William Shatner drives a small carriage during the Opening Ceremony for the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. (EPA)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

US boxing legend Muhammad Ali (L) waves to the crowd as he rides around the arena in a car during the Opening Ceremony for the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. (EPA)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Jordan's Princess Haya bint Hussein, president of the international equestrian federation, declares the games open during the opening ceremony at the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentuck. (REUTERS)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Jordan's Princess Haya bint Hussein, president of the international equestrian federation, addresses the crowd during the opening ceremonies at the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky. (REUTERS)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Arnaud Girinon of France riding RS McJac Smoker competes in the team reining competition at the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky. (REUTERS)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Dancers perform at the opening ceremonies of the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Ky. (AP)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

A native American chief departs after blessing the games during the opening ceremony of the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky. (REUTERS)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

Performers during the Opening Ceremony for the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. (EPA)

Opening Of World Equestrian Games In Pictures

A Kentucky University cheerleader is tossed into the air during the Opening Ceremony for the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. (EPA)


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