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2014 Donkey Derby Days

Photos from the 83rd annual Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. Photos by Mark Reis

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Jo Waddell pulls "Amos" from the front as Savannah Williams brings along the rear during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The girls from Woodland Park took fifth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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"Red Tail" (the only name given) leads a group of burros up Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek for the start of the Donkey Derby Races Sunday, June 29, 2014, during the second day of activities at Donky Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis took first place in Sunday's race. This was the 83rd year for Donkey Derby Days. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Brittney Smith, 12, right, of Colorado Springs, and Aspen Medberry, 12, of Highlands Ranch coax "Butterscotch" to the finish line during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. girls took ninth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Jo Waddell pulls "Amos" from the front as Savannah Williams brings along the rear during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The girls from Woodland Park took fifth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

MARK REIS

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

MARK REIS

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

MARK REIS

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Jo Waddell, left, and Savannah Williams coax "Amos" down Bennett Avenue during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The girls from Woodland Park took fifth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

The winning team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis heads down Bennett Avenue during the Donkey Derby Race, Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. This was the 83rd year for Donkey Derby Days. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

"Red Tail" (the only name given) leads a group of burros up Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek for the start of the Donkey Derby Races Sunday, June 29, 2014, during the second day of activities at Donky Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis took first place in Sunday's race. This was the 83rd year for Donkey Derby Days. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

MARK REIS

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

MARK REIS

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Jo Waddell pulls "Amos" from the front as Savannah Williams brings along the rear during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The girls from Woodland Park took fifth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

"Red Tail" (the only name given) leads a group of burros up Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek for the start of the Donkey Derby Races Sunday, June 29, 2014, during the second day of activities at Donky Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis took first place in Sunday's race. This was the 83rd year for Donkey Derby Days. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Brittney Smith, 12, right, of Colorado Springs, and Aspen Medberry, 12, of Highlands Ranch coax "Butterscotch" to the finish line during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. girls took ninth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Jo Waddell pulls "Amos" from the front as Savannah Williams brings along the rear during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The girls from Woodland Park took fifth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Jo Waddell, left, and Savannah Williams coax "Amos" down Bennett Avenue during the Donkey Derby Race Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The girls from Woodland Park took fifth place Sunday at the event that is in it's 83rd year. Winning Sunday's race was the team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

The winning team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis heads down Bennett Avenue during the Donkey Derby Race, Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek. This was the 83rd year for Donkey Derby Days. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

"Red Tail" (the only name given) leads a group of burros up Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek for the start of the Donkey Derby Races Sunday, June 29, 2014, during the second day of activities at Donky Derby Days in Cripple Creek. The team of Dean Bancroft and Scott Bormanis took first place in Sunday's race. This was the 83rd year for Donkey Derby Days. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

DONKEY DERBY DAYS

Donkey Derby Days took place in Cripple Creek the weekend of June 28-29, 2014 for it's 83rd year. The Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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