2009 World Bog Snorkeling Championships Pictures

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Bog snorkeling is a strange sport.  Competitors flipper as fast as possible through 120 yards of peat bog.  A trench is cut through the bog to clear a path.  Competitors wear snorkels and flippers and are not allowed to use conventional swimming strokes.Llanwrtyd Wells in Wales is the center of the bog snorkeling world.  The sport of bog snorkelling was invented in Llanwrtyd Wells in 1976. Gordon Green is credited with the idea for a bog snorkeling challenge.  The World Championships now...Read Full Story