Jumping the Taxis at The Great Pardubice

Considered the toughest jump in Europe’s toughest steeplechase, the Taxis is a hedge with a huge ditch lurking behind.

WPP 2013 : Velká pardubická is one of the oldest and most challenging cross-country steeplechase runs in continental Europe. It has been held since 1874 in Pardubice, the Czech Republic, some 100 kilometers east of Prague. The difficulty of the 6,900-meter-long race, held in October, is rather unique for the horsemen due to the winding, deep, heavily ploughed, demanding course with equally difficult fences. It is the highpoint for any Czech jockey, who dreams if not of winning the

WPP 2013 : Velká pardubická is one of the oldest and most challenging cross-country steeplechase runs in continental Europe. It has been held since 1874 in Pardubice, the Czech Republic, some 100 kilometers east of Prague. The difficulty of the 6,900-meter-long race, held in October, is rather unique for the horsemen due to the winding, deep, heavily ploughed, demanding course with equally difficult fences. It is the highpoint for any Czech jockey, who dreams if not of winning the

Un momento della Velká pardubická, una delle più antiche e prestigiose corse a ostacoli coi cavalli dell’Europa continentale. Si tiene dal 1874 a Pardubice, a circa cento chilometri a est di Praga.

Jockeys race during Velká pardubická, one of the oldest and most challenging cross-country steeplechase runs in continental Europe in Kolesa, Czech Republic.

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