Alain al'Meerquit (On behalf of ibn and Yasmine al'Asifa)
The Eleventh race of the second season
ofBritain horse races was held last night to wonderful success,
after a fortnighthiatus.
Four heats of racers competed for the purse, and a chance
to advance to thefinals.
Heat #1 was won by Crixia, heat #2 was taken by Ceryx Cybium,
Heat #3 wascaptured by Gordon, and Ibram Gaunt conquered the
Lining up for the final race of the night, the heat winners
were eager andfocused. Race-by-race they ran, and it was apparent
they were evenly matched.Each rider took a single race, treating
the amassed crowd to a rare four-waywinner-take-all final
When the signal to "GO!" was heard, all four riders
were like lightingon the track, but when the dust settled
only one could take the prize: IbramGaunt of 1st.
Ibram took home the purse of ten thousand gold crowns, and
the chance toparticipate in the season finals.
Each season consists of thirty-six weekly races, with the
finals being heldamong the weekly winners thereafter.
Previous winners include:
Week #1: Doolittle
Week #2: Last Target of IKK
Week #3: Lord Mrykul of =8=
Week #4: Kiana Thesan of -B-
Week #5: Louie of CPG
Week #6: Alicia Slate of -B-
Week #7: Drizzt of KRV
Week #8: Elise Antero of AoL
Week #9: Guruk of WG
Week #10: Dark Elf of KRT
The races are held every Wednesday evening at 9 PST, at the
Britain race tracks.To find the tracks, proceed west from
the Cat's Lair Tavern, past the Warrior'sGuild, into the farms.
The fenced off field off of this path is the site of therace.
I am present there at all times to answer your questions about
May the Creator watch over you, and may the wind be at your
From the Town Cryer - The Journal of Ultima Online,