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Madrid's Zarzuela racecourse on race day between races

A day at the races in Madrid

“When I first began to ask around what people knew about horse racing in Madrid, many people responded to the tune of: ‘I didn’t know there was one in Madrid’, ‘I think it’s closed’ or ‘Yeah, but it’s not very popular’. The latter is probably true.” Simon Pynches describes a pleasant, if not so well known, Sunday morning out at Madrid’s Zarzuela racecourse.

A game of buzkashi in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province

Horsing around…

Pic of the Week – 20 March 2006 by Kay McMahon © 1990 All images are digitally watermarked – please don’t infringe copyright! Kay adds: “Buzkashi…