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Playing a friendly game of Kok Boru (AKA ‘Goat Polo’) near Issyk-Kul, Mongolia. (Full disclosure: I simply sat one one player’s horse and hoisted the sheep/goat in the air for a photo op. It takes incredible skill to ride these horses and pick a goat carcass off the ground while dangling with one foot in a stirrup. Maybe next time I’m in Kyrgyzstan.)