Siena's Palio Horse Race

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The Captain of the Contrada della Lupa, Guido Burrini, holds jockey... News PhotoAnnual Event,Domestic Animals,Horse,Horseback Riding,Human Interest,Italy,Jockey,Leisure Activity,Lifestyles,Palio,Religion,Riding,Siena,Topics,Travel,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Chris JablinskiSIENA, ITALY - AUGUST 16: (RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MARKETING, NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS) The Captain of the Contrada della Lupa, Guido Burrini, holds jockey Jonatan Bartoletti ,also known as Scompiglio after the Benediction of the horse and rider before the annual Palio dell'Assunta horse-race on August 16, 2013 in Siena, Italy. The Palio races in Siena, in which riders representing city districts compete,and takes place twice a year in the summer in a tradition that dates back to 1656. (Photo by Chris Jablinski/Getty Images)