WATCH: Bog snorkelers get down and dirty

2018-09-17 21:21

The Welsh town of Llanwrtyd Wells is home to a very different - and muddy - event: the World Bog Snorkelling Championships.

Bog snorkellers have to complete a muddy course consisting of two lengths of a 55 metre trench.

The locals claim the race was invented in 1986 to attract visitors to the town - and it seems to have worked, with international visitors attracted by the eccentricity of this unique sport.

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