Circassia: Circassian horses traveled 1000 kilometers in 10 days

In Kabardino-Balkaria Republic summed up the results of the "Circassian derby". This is the longest equestrian race: 1000 kilometers of the hardest track, the MIR 24 TV channel reports.

The riders covered the route in 10 days. 11 horses of the Circassin (Kabardian) breed took part in the competition, they are distinguished by their special endurance and speed. But only three horses made it to the finish - Inal, Shagdi and Kazbich. The competitions were watched by Russian and international judges.

The prize of 500 thousand rubles was divided between the three horsemen.