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"Horse Racing" of Doxato

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Every year in Doksato on 2 May is carried out horse racing, for many years. It is the main custom of the region, and the residents are waiting for its revival with great joy. It constitutes an integral part of the tradition of the historic municipality and is one of the top cultural events of Drama.
Its history goes back many centuries. From our records, we know that during the Ottoman period, horse racing had taken the form of a competition between Greeks and Turks and enabled
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