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MONDAY, JULY 14, 2003 Ten teams participated in the horse relay racing event at the 52nd annual North American Indian Days held this past weekend in Montana. The Blackfeet Nation offered $15,000 in cash and prizes to competitors. Men and women participate in the contest, which is organized by the Blackfeet Indian Horse Relay Racing Association. The tribe is building a new $600,000 rodeo arena with tribal and federal funds. Get the Story:
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