Photo Story: Bio Race 2015: The Art of Giving Donkeys Proper Fuel Load

A peculiar game took place for the 30th year in the town of Gurkovo, in the heart of Bulgaria, on Saturday.

Facetiously called a "Bio Race" for its carbon-free approach to sports, it has successfully grown into a kind of "Donkey Olympics" with a set of games such as racing, hitching and ungearing, and (something we'll definitely show next year) donkey football.

1 of 6 | September 6, 2015, Sunday Bulgarian News Agency

Politicians and diplomats (and this year, MEP Momchil Nekov) are traditionally part of the cheering crowds. This year, however, Gurkovo's race had other special guests as well. About 100 refugees from Ukraine have lived in the village since the year began

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