Sumbawa little jockeys

Beside of its famous beach such Lakey Beach that love by tourist for doing water activities such surfing, diving, and fishing, Sumbawa which is located in Nusa Tenggara Timur is also known for its horse race that the jockey is young kid age five to seven years old. They wore small helmets and no riding boots just bare feet, except a kind of socks with holes in the heel and they ride a horse without a saddle.
In Sumbawa little jockey was living from horse racing tradition, From this horse race they get paid Rp 100 thousand to 150 thousand per race, If they win, they could get Rp 1-1, 5 million.
That said, the traditional horse races are still held regularly on the island of Sumbawa is indeed aimed at raising the price of horses. and these young kid jockeys attraction in the land of hereditary tradition of Sumbawa, which is still practiced and became a cultural attraction.