Strangest Competitions Around the World

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1. The Extreme Ironing World Championships: When speaking about strange competitions from around the world.

2. The Wife Carrying Race: Centuries ago, as a reward for contests won, and good deeds done, people would have been offered their own weight in gold.

3. The World Black Pudding Throwing Championships: Some rivalries die hard, while some fade off silently into oblivion. 

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4. The Jungle Marathon: If running a regular marathon on city streets wasn’t tough enough, ultra-athletes have been testing their athleticism.

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5. The World Beard And Moustache Championships: Men have been growing, and maintaining, their beards in fantastic ways for thousands of year.

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6. Cell Phone Throwing Wolrd Championships: Now a worldwide phenomenon, and one of Finland’s national sports, cell phone throwing.

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7. Olympia Beauty Show: A child of the Nail Olympics, Olympia began in 2001, and has now been taking people’s breath away for 20 years.

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8. USA Rock Paper Scissors League: Rock, paper, scissors has been used as a method to help people make decisions for quite some time.

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9. Bee Wearing Competition: When the majority of people see a bee they, usually, do what they can to get away from it.

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10. U.S. Air Guitar Championship: Ever since there have been guitar music to listen to, there have been people who have pretended to play.

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11. Cow Chip Throwing World Championship: On the third Saturday of April, every year since 1969, people have been lining up in Beaver, Oklahoma.

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12. Cheese Rolling Championship: The Cheese Rolling Championship is one contest that has, clearly, gained momentum over the years. 

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13. Pancake Flipping Championship: Some pancake historians believe that the pancake race was born in 1445 who was rushing to church.

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