The Grand Pardubice steeplechase

Photo: ČTK/David Taneček

The Grand Pardubice is the Czech Republic’s biggest horse-racing event and culminates with one of Europe’s toughest steeplechases. Pictured is the fourth jump, the Taxis Ditch, with eventual winner Tzigane Du Berlais, ridden by Jan Faltejsek, visible on the left.

Photo: ČTK/David Taneček

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