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Couples compete in annual wife carrying race

July 4, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Couples from all over the world competed in the Annual Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland over the weekend.The couple from Finland who won last year's competition also took first place this year.

They beat the Estonian team by 4.8 seconds.

More than 50 teams from 13 countries including the United States took part in this year's race.

The winning pair won the wife's weight in beer as their prize, but she did not reveal her actual weight.