Wife Carrying Championships 2019 Ends With Marriage Proposal After Victory

If you have never had the chance to see the annual UK Wife Carrying Championship, it is certainly a spectacle. You may have guess that it involves a man carrying a woman, or in some cases a woman carrying a man, over and through various obstacles. Up and down hills, over hay bales, and the best part as far as I am concerned, through a mud bog. That never seems to go well for the wife.

But this year’s competition ended with a twist. The winning couple, who were not yet married, got engaged after hoisting the trophy. Which is an old keg painted with the wife carrying logo on it. I mean what says champions more than that, right?

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