These Bizarre Competitions From Around The World Are Anything But Ordinary

By | October 18, 2014

I bet you’ve never heard of these strange championships!

Shovel Racing. Where people race to the bottom on a shovel.

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Toe Wrestling. Like arm wrestling, but with your toes.

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Wife Carrying Races. You get the idea.

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World Beard and Moustache Championships

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Worm Charming Championships. Whoever gets the most worms, wins!

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Air Guitar Championships. What it sounds like!

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Air Sex World Championships. Like Air Guitar…but sex

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Areca Tree Climbing Championships. Working in teams, people try to get to the top to grab the gifts that hang there.

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Baby Crawling. Whichever baby gets to the finish line first, wins!

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Baby Crying Contest. Whichever baby starts crying first, wins!

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Bed Racing. Usually done to raise money for charity, a team pushes the bed while another person is laying in the bed.

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Bee Wearing Competition. Whoever can wear the most bees (by weight), wins.

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Black Pudding Throwing. Try to throw the pudding, which is wrapped in pantyhose, without breaking it, into those cups.

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Cell Phone Throwing. Who can throw the farthest.

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Cherry Pit Spitting. The record was around 90 feet!

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Cockroach racing. Do NOT ever stay at this hotel!

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Cooper’s Hill Cheese Rolling and Wake. Ya know, cheese rolling!

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Gurning Championships. Whoever can make the ugliest face wins. Who the hell judges that?!

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Lawn Mower Racing. What it sounds like!

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Nailympia. The Olympics of nails!

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Ostrich racing

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Rock, paper, scissors competition

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And I’m betting there are a ton more weird championships that I don’t even know about! Don’t forget to share with your friends on Facebook by clicking the button below:)