Cow racing by Leovin Agustim (16 images)

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Two cows hurtle at great speeds, creating a wave of watery mud in their wake with only the racer to keep them from straying apart. These amazing images show how intense the tradition of cow racing can be as men cling on for life.

The Pacu Jawi or cow racing is a tradition that has been around for centuries and is only performed in Batu Sangkar, Indonesia. Racers must traverse the 200-metre track with nothing to hold onto other than the tails of their cattle. Most riders will fall...
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