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A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Locals meet at 6am in the village ahead of the day's expedition into the surrounding mountains. The rockets announce the start of the Rapa das Bestas. 

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

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A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain
A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Locals meet at 6am in the village ahead of the day's expedition into the surrounding mountains. The rockets announce the start of the Rapa das Bestas. 

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

Covering the 45 square kilometers of mountainous terrain the locals, both on foot and horseback, split into groups to round the wild horses into one area.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The following day over 300 wild horses are then carefully manoeuvred down from the tip of the mountains to the village of Sabucedo, Galicia.

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

A Rapa das Bestas, Galicia, Spain

The main event occurs over three days when the horses enter the Curro, where they face the fighters, known as Aloitadores

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