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Olympic stars including Zara Tindall to share a course with camels at Burnham Market International

PUBLISHED: 08:48 29 March 2017 | UPDATED: 08:48 29 March 2017

Camel racing has also proved popular in nearby Fakenham over the years, with action here from a race at Fakenham Racecourse. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Camel racing has also proved popular in nearby Fakenham over the years, with action here from a race at Fakenham Racecourse. Picture: Matthew Usher.

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Camels will share a course with world class equestrian sportsmen and women including the Queen’s granddaughter Zara Tindall.

Zara Tindall, pictured previously competing at the Burnham Market Internationals.  Picture: Matthew Usher.Zara Tindall, pictured previously competing at the Burnham Market Internationals. Picture: Matthew Usher.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance charity camel racing will be held at the FEI Barefoot Estates Burnham Market International this Easter.

In the equestrian contests, 16 nations will be represented with more than 700 horses due to compete over the tree days.

Many Olympic stars will compete.

The jockeys for the camel racing, meanwhile, are busy fundraising and are looking forward to entertaining the crowds.

The FEI Barefoot Estates Burnham Market International, which runs from April 13 to April 15, also features terrier racing, bungee trampolines, bouncy castles, a climbing wall, circus workshops and more than 50 stalls.

For more information, visit http://www.musketeer.co.uk

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