Outstanding Soviet Circus star, long time manager of the Moscow circus horse riding troupe "Ali-Bek", National Artist of USSR.
Originator of many of the equestrian stunts that you may observe today in circuses throughout the world. In 1967, Irbek Kantemirov became the head of “Alibek”. Irbek has held various honors including People’s Artist of the USSR, Master of Sports of the USSR and Champion of the Armed Forces of the USSR. As a five-time national equestrian champion, Irbek Kantemirov is considered one of the best trick and stunt riders the world has ever seen.
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