Men carry women - level 2

Men carry women - level 2

29-10-2013 06:00

Eighteen couples participated in an unusual competition in China. Men had to run 150 metres with their wives on their backs.

There are a lot of carrying styles to choose from. The couple who won used the “Estonian Carry,” in which the wife hangs upside down. She has her legs over the husband’s shoulders and her arms around his waist. This sport is not very safe. Couples can fall and get injured easily.

The best couple, who won a house in the competition, started training in 2011. They practiced one hour every day.

Difficult words: participate (do an activity), upside down (when your head’s down and your legs are up), waist (belly).

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