Chicago 2016 Picks Proposed Olympic Equestrian Venue

Chicago 2016 Picks
Proposed Olympic Equestrian Venue

Chicago hopes to host the 2016 Olympic Games, and the Chicago 2016 Committee is saddling up for the challenge.

On Saturday, May 3, 2006, the Chicago 2016 Committee announced the selection of Tempel Farms as the proposed site for the Olympic Equestrian Complex.

Located in scenic Old Mill Creek, Illinois, Tempel Farms is a Lake County equestrian landmark. The family-owned property boasts 4,000 acres, including several outdoor riding arenas, an indoor arena and an Olympic-quality cross-country course.

Click here to read the whole story, “Chicago 2016 Olympic Planners Choose Equestrian Venue: Tempel Farms is Selected for Proposed Games Site.”

Photo: Tempel Farms

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