Chariot racing is one of the oldest equine sports, which is believed to be a sport that started the ancient Olympic games. However, chariot racing saw a revival in 1959 through the epic movie - Ben Hur. In 1929, Wyoming chariot racing was an excellent pastime during the winters. However, many drivers were thrown out from the broken or overturned chariot. Since the game is extremely expensive and riders are prone to injuries, etc. It is why chariot racing is not in vogue.