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Yann Riché

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Course Camarguaise in Alès, Gard

Published May 12th, 2013

Each year the south of France is celebrating bulls and french cowboys through the well known "Féria". In Alès, it takes place during the assumption, a long week-end with specific animations.

If Corridas are still existing, the opposition is increasing and will success one of these day to abolish it. In the arena an another event can be seen : "la course camarguaise". The main goal of this sport is for the "raseteurs" (shavers) to "shave" a string on the horn of the bull... Each string is worth some money for the shaver....

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