101 East - Mongolia: Born To Ride

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Mongolia's horse races are long, fast and furious. And their riders are incredibly young. Five-year-old Babu is excited to join the ranks of 30,000 other child jockeys who take part in races across the country. He's been training for months for his debut. 101 East investigates whether Mongolia's child jockeys are being exploited in the name of tradition.

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