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5 Of The Weirdest OLYMPIC Sports That You Never Knew Existed

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Pistol Dueling

The Wild Wild West made an appearance in 1906 in the form of pistol dueling at the unofficial Intercalated Games which was considered by many to be a part of the Olympics. Thankfully, instead of two individuals dueling to the death, competitors shot at dummies from 20 or 25 meters away. According to TIME, an Australian poll held before the Sydney games in 2000 found that 32% wanted to see the sport revived at the summer games.

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