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Horse Racing

Horse racing is a variant of equestrian sports in which two or more jockeys ride horses over a set distance for competitions.

There are many variants for horse racing; Countries often develop specific rules or traditions for horse racing. Some of these variations are races of particular breeds, races over obstacles, races over different distances, and races with different paces. Horse racing is usually held on a grass, dirt, or synthetic surface racetrack that is suitable for horses.