5 Of The Weirdest OLYMPIC Sports That You Never Knew Existed

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Race Walking

Believe it or not, Race Walking has been an Olympic sport since 1904. In this game, you have to be the fastest without actually running. Strange, right? Competitors must keep one foot on the ground at all times to ensure they are not actually running or risk being disqualified from the event. It’s kind of like when you were a kid and your parents told you to stop running. You stopped running, but you certainly weren’t walking. You were actually training to be a race walker in the Olympics! via

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