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Palio

One of the most exciting, electric, atmospheres I have ever experienced, must be the streets of Siena, Italy, during the build up to the Palio. There were crowds of people filling the streets, marching, singing the song of their ‘contrade’. 204 more words

Equine

The race of the century – America’s Cup 1983

The action for final race for the America’s Cup in 1983, dubbed ‘the race of the century’ by US skipper Dennis Conner, began well before the race started. 853 more words

ANMM Events

Ocean Beach in Lakeside

The Lakeside Historical Society celebrated the centennial of the land speed record set by Barney Oldfield around Lindo lake. Historical societies from around San Diego were there to join in the festivities which featured racing cars from the turn of the century. 135 more words