Author Archives: Elly Cohn

Melbourne Cup Carnival – A horse racing event that makes the whole country watch (Part 2)

The corner of the racetrack We arrived at the Flemington Racecourse on the day of the Melbourne Cup on 3 November and sensed the festive mood that went beyond horse racing. Entertainment activities with families, relatives, friends and, in particular, the fashion community of festival participants make the Melbourne Cup Carnival appealing to all.  Horse

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Melbourne Cup Carnival – A horse racing event that makes the whole country watch (Part 1)

The Melbourne Spring Riding Festival appears to include all the celebrations, and is the most famous sports entertainment event in Southern Victoria, Australia.  If you have the chance to come to Melbourne in the spring and in the first week of November each year, you can’t skip a live spectator to the Melbourne Cup Carnival

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Melbourne Cup: Vow and Declare won the most prestigious horse race in Australia

The Australian cross horse competes in field 24 to win the Cup at the annual showcase contest at the Flemington Racecourse.  Raised by Daniel O’Brien, Vow and Declare gave Australia the urge to win a 3,200 meter (1,98 mile) race after a decade of international victories.  Williams and O’Brien won the top prize of $4.4

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The highlights of the Melbourne Cup that you can’t miss

Every year, on the first Tuesday of November, the Melbourne Cup horse race takes place, making Australia a three-and-a-half-minute shutdown. And here’s the reason why The best handicap horse race in the world  The run took place over long distances-32000 meters-and it was a handicap sport (to keep the sides balanced)-meaning the horses were filled

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