The 96th running of this great race took place on Sunday 12th October when 14 ran. The winner, Valencio, was a 9 year old ridden by Karel Zajko.


The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Velka Pardubicka. The link below is a 12 minute 52 second clip of the Velka

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.

6/4 Gvardejsk 2nd
3/1 Erot Fell
3/1 Lozorno Fell
3/1 Zeleznik Unseated rider
4/1 Festival 4th
4/1 Paramon Unseated rider
5/1 Malba 3rd
6/1 Valencio Winner
8/1 Orka 5th
8/1 Polly Expres Unseated rider
10/1 Litost 6th
10/1 Dingo Pulled Up
10/1 Dukat Unseated rider
10/1 Eskadra Pulled Up
243% WOW Over Round