Bog snorkelling, dwyle flunking, goat grabbing, wife carrying - they might sound like the newest entries in a dictionary of euphemisms but they are in fact sports.
Strange sports, yes. In fact let's be honest, downright bizarre sports. But real sports nonetheless.
And there's dozens more where these came from, as you'll discover in this witty and oddly compelling round-up of the world's strangest events held in the glorious name of competition.
About the Author
Paul Connolly is an experienced journalist who has written across the spectrum, from sports and humour columns to in-depth features and investigative stories. He is the co-author of Sucking the Marrow Out of Life.
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st November 2007
Publisher: Murdoch Books
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.8 x 1.8
Weight (kg): 358