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    08-03-2010, 09:04 AM
Green Broke
The Vodacom Durban July

This past weekend South Africa had its most famous horse race; the Durban July. We were lucky enough to go, and it was AMAZING!! Sorry the pics are so small


Us all dressed up and ready to go:
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The viewing paddock + horses:
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The homestretch:
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The finishing post:
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A few races (each a different one)
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A few horses running down to the starting gate:
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    08-03-2010, 09:18 AM
Green Broke

The following horses were some of the runners in the main event (the Durban July):
Fort Vogue:
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Happy Valley:
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Captain Scott:
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Love is in the Air:
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Pocket Power:
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Irish Flame:
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Bold Sinavo (the winner):
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The crowd, and look close and you can see the horses running home:
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Bold Sivano winning the Durban July, with Irish flame in second:
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It really was amazing!!!!
    08-03-2010, 03:42 PM
Neat!! I have never seen a horse braided to race before.
    08-04-2010, 08:19 AM
Green Broke
Neither have I, it was really cool, and really exciting
    08-04-2010, 12:57 PM
Green Broke
Wow those are some really pretty horses. I love how the hair is braided... Maybe it is so the jockey doesn't get whacked in the face by the mane haha!
    08-04-2010, 02:33 PM
MAN! I'm moving to SA, you guys have some nice race horses. Haha
    08-04-2010, 05:09 PM
Green Broke
Oh that first horse, is that sweat, or is does he/she actually have white on him/her? Really neat looking.
    08-05-2010, 12:32 PM
Green Broke
That was sweat, they'd just run a race. It looks kinda cool though hey lol?

Eventerwannabe, your welcome to lol, you can come live with me and the other blue fairy's haha
    08-06-2010, 06:57 AM
I love that there's a horse called Goat

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