Crazy Horses

Crazy horses: In Italy, Il Palio di Siena is a famous equine throwback to a medieval age of jousting and pageantry

Crazy horses: in Germany horse racing takes place on mudflats – effectively the seabed – at Duhnen, a North Sea resort.

Germany’s jumps horse racing features four examples of ‘Seejagdrennen’, wherein horses have to negotiate a large body of water.

Ban’ei horse hracing is a bizarre Japanese equine discipline featuring sturdy draught horses pulling heavy iron sleds.

Twin-horse chariot racing like Ben Hur takes place every March at the Golden Spike Event Center in Ogden, Utah, near Salt Lake City.