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Your pictures: Racing

image copyrightPhil White
image captionEach week we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "racing" and we begin with this photograph by Phil White of horse racing on the frozen lake at St Moritz, Switzerland.
image copyrightpaul carron
image captionPaul Carron: "True grit. A competitor in the Northern Ireland Masters Cross Country at Lurgan Park earlier this year. I liked this because I think it shows the determination on his face."
image copyrightIan Garfield
image captionIan Garfield: "I have been lucky enough to visit a number of motorsport events over the last few years. The weather's not always been kind but with racing it's unpredictable and there's always action."
image copyrightStephen Arrandale
image captionStephen Arrandale: "Modern armchair racing."
image copyrightKyle Burt
image captionKyle Burt: "A 1970s Tyrrell F1 car navigates the streets of Monaco during the 2008 Monaco Historic Grand Prix."
image copyrightMatthew Alker
image captionMatthew Alker: "I took this picture of the spectators through the grandstand at the Goodwood Revival Meeting in 2011."
image copyrightElizabeth Thomas
image captionElizabeth Thomas: "Cousins brought together from Australia, Singapore and Dubai for their grandmother's 70th birthday in Montalcino [Italy]. The competition for first place was fierce but the smiles lasted all week long."
image copyrightLesley Reader
image captionLesley Reader: "The annual goat races in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Running for over 10 years this has now become quite an event, with people in fancy dress and plenty of bets placed."
image copyrightStefano Angeli
image captionStefano Angeli: "A very hard 14.6km [nine-mile] cross country summer race. Here are the first and second best runners in the fifth Trophy Bagno di Romagna Terme, Italy."
image copyrightTom Ricketts
image captionTom Ricketts: "The car is Mario Andretti's 1970s F1 John Player Special Lotus on the short straight after the first bend on the Lime Rock track in Connecticut [US]."
image copyrightHenry Nel
image captionHenry Nel: "I took this photograph of a friend late one afternoon when the Sun was setting. I was trying to use the Sun to highlight the emotions in his face."
image copyrightSantiago Nield
image captionSantiago Nield: "This was taken on Oulton Broad in Lowestoft and it was by chance that I was following this particular boat with my camera as it spun out of control, creating the huge splash of water behind it as it did so."
image copyrightKen O Connell
image captionAnd finally... a photograph of racing on a West Cork beach by Ken O'Connell. The next theme is "urban life" and the deadline for your entries is 23 July. If you would like to enter, send your pictures to Further details and terms can be found by following the link below this gallery.

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