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Wife carrying championship: Russian couples win 2016 race in Finland

She isn’t heavy, she’s my wife—that’s probably the motto for husbands participating in the 2016 World Wife Carrying Championship in Finland. This bizarre race challenges couples to sprint along a 250-meter track with wives clinging onto their husbands’ backs. Couples traveled from as far as Japan, the US and Russia to run their way to victory in the annual contest. And this year, a Russian couple overtook everyone else to win a very unique prize.

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