The 118th running of this great race took place on Sunday 12th October when a field of 16 faced the starter. The winner was Sixteen ridden by Josef Bartos, although the first passed the post was a 9 year old ridden by Marek Stromsky.


The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Velka Pardubicka. The link below is a 22 minute 29 second clip of the Velka

11/4 Juventus 3rd
100/30 Sixteen Dead Hit First
4/1 Decent Fellow 5th
7/1 Amant Gris Disqualified
7/1 Nadover Pulled Up
8/1 Fatal Mac Pulled Up
12/1 Ivoire De Beaulieu Disqualified
13/1 Numero Due 4th
14/1 Klip Fell
25/1 Icare Du Renom Unseated rider
30/1 Marath Unseated rider
40/1 Hirsch 2nd
40/1 Mr Land 6th
40/1 Profil Unseated rider
40/1 Jung Unseated rider
50/1 Kasjer Pulled Up
146% Over Round