Chester Weber of Ocala, Fla., won the 2009 Kentucky Cup Sunday, a test event for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games held at the Kentucky Horse Park. Weber now has a record seven consecutive U.S. Equestrian Federation Four-In-Hand National Championship wins.
Tucker Johnson of Hobe Sound, Fla., placed third in the Kentucky Cup and finished as reserve champion. He is now second place behind Weber as the second highest placing United States driver in the national championship race.
Boyd Exell, from Australia, received second place in the cup. He is already guaranteed a spot at the 2010 Games representing Australia.
The Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games are the world championships of eight equestrian disciplines recognized by the Fédération Equestre Internationale. The games are held every four years, and 2010's championship in Lexington will be the first time held in the United States. The Games run for 16 days, Saturday, Sept. 25 to Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010.