Superheroes, mermaids and pink stetsons were in action at this year’s championships in the Waen Rhydd peat bog in Llanwrtyd Wells. Entrants must negotiate two lengths of a 60-yard trench through the peat bog in the quickest possible time without using any conventional swimming strokes.
|A cavewoman celebrates after completing the course
Photograph: Geoff Caddick/AFP/Getty Images
"Bog snorkeling" -- try saying that ten times fast!