PARIS, Ramadan 04, 1436, June 21, 2015, SPA -- Female jockey Christelle Zimmer has died from injuries sustained in a fall during a trotting race
in France, the BBC reported on Sunday, according to Reuters.
GET AN EDGE There is no better signal to leave the bookies and go home than when you've just placed a bet on a trotting race
There was a big carnival in the town where we were staying and a trotting race
meeting was scheduled (see picture below).
The cards are a mixture of Flat races, trotting races
and also a unique discipline known as Skijoring, which is a trotting race
in which the riders are pulled along on skis.
From there it sets off at breakneck speed through a globe trotting race
to and root out the ultranationalist leaders manipulating the Red Army''s advance across Europe.
A thousand Viking guizers assemble at Hillhead in the Shetlands to throw burning torches into a longship, ending the Up Helly Aa Viking festivalLeft, Victorious driver Jean-Michel Bazire of France crossing the finish line on Kesaco Phedo in the 83th Prix d'Amerique trotting race
in Vincennes, outside Paris; top, A dragon's head during the celebrations for the Chinese New Year in London's Trafalgar SquareTop, A man walks through heavy snow in Lerwick as blizzard storms hit the island; top right, a Russian Orthodox believer gets out of the icy water of a lake near Valdai-Iverskiy Monastery in Valdai, Novgorod region, some 250 miles northeast of Moscow.
He had a string of trotting race
horses once valued at pounds 225,000 which he had to sell for pounds 30,000 when he was made bankrupt.
I've commentated on the Arc and the Prix d'Amerique, our big trotting race
, but the Gold Cup would be the best race I've done.
Winning trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre likened the Vermeille to a trotting race
, where multiple winners are handicapped with up to 25-metre concessions.
A valuable trotting race
, completed with an enormous sense of relief.
Sponsors Marionnaud have added some fragrance to the world famous trotting race
, the Prix d'Amerique