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December 12, 2017 | by: Russell MacKenzie

Pumpkin Kayaking Voted World’s Weirdest Sport.

A feather in the cap, or not, for the Pumpkin Regatta in Windsor.

“Pumpkin kayaking has been voted the world’s weirdest sport.

The bizarre event which is most likely to be seen in Nova Scotia involves hollowing out a giant pumpkin to use as a raft to paddle across lake in a race against the clock.

The self-explanatory mud-pit belly flopping – which is a much-loved sport in Athens, Texas, US – was second in the poll with underwater hockey making third place.”

Also on the list: bog snorkelling, egg tossing, extreme ironing, and professional gurning, even chess boxing, a bizarre hybrid sport which combines chess and boxing.

Full story HERE.