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Weird and Unusual Sports – Wife Carrying

Posted on 19 Jun, 2009, by in Miscellaneous

Yes yes, this is a sport. It originated as a kind of joke in Sonkajarvi, Finland, a small municipality in Central Finland. Sonkajarvi is the Capital of the sport and it is where the World Championship of wife carrying are held annually since they began in 1997. More