Jockeys and their horses jump over the small water jump during the Silver Trophy Race at the distance of 4,400 meters at the 123rd Velka Pardubicka Steeplechase in Pardubice, East Bohemia, Czech Republic. The Velka Pardubicka Steeplechase is known as the toughest steeplechase in continental Europe. It runs in the Eastern Bohemian town of Pardubice in the Czech Republic. The town is famous for its horse races. The first race ran here in 1874.