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Bizarre competitions

Richard Happer

Bizarre competitions

101 ways to become a world champion

by Richard Happer

  • 38 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Firefly Books, Limited in Buffalo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endurance sports,
  • Contests,
  • Extreme sports

  • About the Edition

    The inside scoop on the world"s weirdest achievements.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Happer
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27229389M
    ISBN 101770858628
    ISBN 109781770858626

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      Fast Company reporter Joe Berkowitz investigates the bizarre and hilarious world of pun competitions from the Punderdome in Brooklyn to the World competition in Austin.. When Joe Berkowitz witnessed his first Punderdome competition, it felt wrong in the best way. Something impossible seemed to be happening.   >> 10 Bizarre Sports Competitions You Might Actually Enjoy There are some sports competitions that we are all familiar with. They are regularly shown on our televisions, played in the local parks, and talked about in the bars we frequent.

      Harper’s Bazaar short-story competition Entries for our annual literary prize are now open. By Erica Wagner. Jan 2, Brownber Hall.   His new book, Away With Words, currently on pre-order before it hits shelves on J , looks at “the bizarre and hilarious world of pun competitions from the Punderdome in Brooklyn to the World competition in Austin.”.


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The different competitions contained within it range from the interesting to the absolute bizarre. It was a great deal of fun to read as well as being very educational/5.

The World’s 12 Most Bizarre Competitions. shin kicking Shin-Kicking World Championships, Dover’s Hill (England) – Proving that adults are just giant children, this centuries-old schoolyard favourite has evolved into its own organised sport.

Each of the bizarre competitions is explained in one to four pages of colorful and often outrageous pictures, with explanations of the events printed usually on top of the pictures.

A colorful banner on top of each page tells the basic facts: where, when, number of competitors, world record, equipment, dangers, : Richard Happer.

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Happer, Richard, Published. Richmond Hill, Ontario: Firefly Books,   The different competitions contained within it range from the interesting to the absolute bizarre. It was a great deal of fun to read as well Bizarre competitions book being very was fun learning about so many strange and unusual sports that people will compete in that most people wouldn't even entertain the idea of doing.5/5(1).

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