Wrestling and horse-riding are part of everyday life for the Darhad people. The Darhad typically live in isolated nomadic groups. They depend almost entirely on their horses as a form of transport and to look after their herds of animals. Basic horsemanship is therefore an essential skill and Darhad children are taught how to handle a horse at a very early age. Explorer Bruce Parry tries a bout of wrestling, but takes to horse-riding much more easily. This clip was first published as part of the BBC Tribe website: bbc.co.uk/tribe/index.shtml. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
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