Is This the Craziest Adventure Race Ever?

The Mongol Derby races wild horses over 600 miles of open terrain

On your marks. Get Set. Try to Survive!

We recently spotted this video of an adventure race of truly wild proportions. The Mongol Derby makes the Kentucky Derby look like a geriatric shopping cart race. Take a look:

As if the race couldn't get any more epic, it's certified as the longest horse race in the world, and its 10-day route is modeled after a course set up by none other than Genghis Khan. Well, as closely modeled as a race with no set path (the only requirement being to check in at designated horse stations) can be.

Via The Adventure Blog.