Lara Prior-Palmer
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Lara Prior-Palmer

Lara Prior-Palmer made headlines in 2013 when she became the first woman - and the youngest ever competitor - to win the Mongol Derby, the world's longest, toughest horse race. Born in London in 1994, Lara routinely packed and unpacked her bags as a child, despite having nowhere to go. She studied conceptual history and Farsi at Stanford University, and has lived and loved, for varying lengths of time, in California, England, Iran and Wales. ROUGH MAGIC is her first book.

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    • Rough Magic

    • Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race
    • By: Lara Prior-Palmer
    • Narrated by: Henrietta Meire
    • Length: 7 hrs and 37 mins
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    At the age of 19, Lara Prior-Palmer discovered a website devoted to "the world's longest, toughest horse race" - an annual competition of endurance and skill that involves dozens of riders racing a series of 25 wild ponies across 1,000 kilometers of Mongolian grassland....

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    • Rough Magic

    • Riding the World’s Wildest Horse Race
    • By: Lara Prior-Palmer
    • Narrated by: Tamaryn Payne
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
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    A feat of endurance across the vast Mongolian plains once traversed by the people of Genghis Khan, competitors ride 25 horses across a distance of 1,000km....

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