by Beth McLeod
The World Alternative Games are taking place in Britain’s smallest town and feature 35 bizarre events from gravy wrestling to stiletto racing. (…)
The town has been organising quirky sporting events for over 30 years. It all started with the man versus horse marathon (…). The horses are generally quicker, but human runners have won on two occasions in the race’s history.
After reading the text, think of the questions below and write an answer to ONE of them (5-10 sentences):
1. Have you watched this year’s Olympic Games? What were your impressions?
2. Describe one very strange event that you have participated in.
3. Make your own sentences with the words written in bold.