The 50th anniversary of this great race took place on Sunday 4th October when 12 ran. The winner was a 5 year old ridden by F.Durand.


I am very grateful to Miloslav Nehyba for the image below, part of his extensive collection of Velka photographs.  Every effort has been made to trace copyright holders of all scans on this site and anyone who feels their copyright has been breached should contact the webmaster so that the image can be removed.