TITLE

Born to Ride

AUTHOR(S)
Hack, Susan
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Conde Nast Traveler;Jun2006, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the spectator sport camel racing with robot camel jockeys taking the place of child jockeys in Gulf States. The camels injure easily racing with a heavy load, so they choose children as riders. However, Oman and Kuwait prohibited children from racing and the United Arab Emirates enacted stricter legislation.
ACCESSION #
21399031

 

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