Six The first day of a bull run has seen injuries on the first. Spain.

This Included a 54-year old American You can also find out more about us on our website. New YorkFive people were injured by what appeared to be knocks.

Along With that, a 37 year-old Spanish According to the local authorities, a man was gored by an animal. Navarre.

A man who has been injured is carried off on a stretcher. PicAP

Each The year is a San Fermin Festival of the North Spanish The town of Pamplona The city is a magnet for tourists around the world.

The Celebrations are held in July The morning bull runs are the most famous.

At The bull runs begin at 8am. Hundreds of people will run in front of six bulls and 6 tame cows through the streets.

It’s Nearly 1.7 million tourists have visited. Pamplona In 2022, the celebration will be held.

The Bullfighters kill bulls who run in the morning.

Animal Animal rights activists warn that the festival is cruel to animals and campaign every year against it.

Ahead PETA, AnimaNaturalis and other groups protested at this year’s festival. Plaza Consistorial Wearing bull horns, and covering yourself in fake blood.

A recortador is carried off after being gored at the festival. Pic: AP
The festival’s gored recortador was carried away. PicAP

The The festival has become a famous event for many English Speakers Ernest Hemingway’s Novel published in 1926 The Sun Also Rises.

In 2023 the only injuries were knocksThe year before, four runners were trampled during the celebrations. Since 1910 16 people have perished – the latest in 2009.

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Destino NavarraThe official tour guide group said that visitors from the US Canada Bookings for the year accounted for 70% of total bookings.

While Expert bull runners (mostly locals) sprint right in front the bull’s horns to avoid them, while less experienced runners, usually tourists, stay away from the animal’s path.

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Almost Everyone in Pamplona Wears the traditional white shirt with pants and red neckerchief.

The The festival’s origins are centuries old and reflect a historical practice that involved moving bulls from the fields outside of the city where they were raised to the bullring.

The First bull run in Pictures

One man is taken away on a stretcher after being injured on Sunday. Pic: AP
One A man was taken on a stretcher away after he sustained injuries on Sunday. PicAP

Matador Borja Jimenez was gored during a bullfight at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona. Pic: Reuters
Matador Borja Jimenez The bullfighter at the San Fermin Festivals in Pamplona. Pic: Reuters

A ''Recortador'' jumps over a bull in the bull ring during the Recortadores festival in Pamplona. Pic: AP
A”Recortador”‘ jumps over the bull in the bullring during the Recortadores Festivals in Pamplona. PicAP

A music band makes it's way through the crowd ahead of the festival. Pic: AP
The music festival is about to start and a band has already started playing. PicAP

People run with the bulls during the first day of the festival on Sunday. Pic: AP
People On the first day, run with the bulls Sunday. PicAP

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Pic: Reuters

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Pic: Reuters

Two bull runs have taken part in the festival so far this year. Pic: Reuters
Two This year, the festival has already seen bull runs. Pic: Reuters

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