Camel Racing in Jordan – level 1

29-05-2017 07:00

Camels and their trainers come to a desert in Jordan. They come to race. Camel racing is a tradition in Jordan. Crowds come to watch. The racers want to win money. The winner receives 400 Dinars (564 dollars).

Children cannot race in Jordan. Trainers use small radio-controlled jockeys on the camels.

After Ramadan, the camels race again.

Difficult words: radio-controlled jockey (a small thing that rides on an animal instead of a person and the trainer uses a controller to move it), Ramadan (the ninth and holy month of the Muslim year).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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