14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The annual nadaam festival in Mongolia features three national sports, including horse racing. Young boys and girls ride horses across the Mongolian steppe in fierce competitions. These two boys were well behind the winning jockey, but each was determined to beat the other as they neared the finish line.
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||Nov. 10, 2016, 9:49 a.m.