After heavy rain, conditions were testing for the 23 runners in the famous cross-country chase, in which Tiumen
, ridden by his 59-year-old trainer Josef Vana, was going for a fourth win on the bounce.
Charlie Mann's bid for a second win in the Velka Pardubicka - after Its A Snip triumphed 15 years ago - failed as Czech victory went to Tiumen
and veteran Josef Vana.
The Tobol'sk Section of the State Archive of Tiumen
Oblast' (TF GATiumO), fond 58 (Tobol'sk Diocesan Committee of the Orthodox Missionary Society).
By the end of 1923, the retailer operated ten divisions with approximately 25 branch stores in Moscow and Leningrad and opened stores in Tambov-Voronezh, Nizhngorov, Saratov, Orel, Elets, Kursk, Tula, Krasnodar, Samara, Perm, Tiumen
, Ekaterinburg, and Khar'kov.
These are the city of Moscow (Green), and the districts of Khanty-Mansy (Yellow) and Tiumen
In the Republic of Sakha (Iakutia) it is the leaders of diamond and gold enterprises, in the Republics of Komi and Tatarstan and Tiumen
and Sakhalin oblasts it is oil companies.
Report Czech Republic Velka Pardubicka (cross-country chase) Pardubice, 4m2f, 6yo+ THE remarkable Josef Vana, who turns 59 later this month, landed the Velka Pardubicka for the eighth time as a jockey and ninth as a trainer as Tiumen
got up late in the gruelling test to edge out stablemate Sixteen, writes Guy Butchers.
SOMETIMES the familiarity of a story serves only to make it yet more mind-expandingly extraordinary and yesterday Josef Vana, not so much sportsman as force of nature, landed his seventh Velka Pardubicka as a jockey and eighth as a trainer when narrowly getting Tiumen
home for the second year in a row.
Racing UK offers a free-to-air live broadcast of the race, whose runners include last year's one-two, stablemates Tiumen
and dual winner Sixteen.
In 2009 Tiumen
gave Czech racing legend Josef Vana his seventh Pardubicka victory as a trainer and sixth as a jockey.
Thereafter he precision-threaded Tiumen
through the big field over the four and a half miles without ever giving a yard away as he took the shortest route round but still lay parishes off the pace.
ASPORTING legend grew in the telling yesterday when Josef Vana, daddy of all jumps jockeys, produced one of the truly great stalking rides on 15-1 shot Tiumen
to land the Velka Pardubicka for the sixth time as a jockey and seventh as trainer.