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Finland Wife-Carrying Championships!!!

Finland Wife-Carrying Championships!!!

We travel to Finland to compete in one of the world's wackiest competitions - the Wife Carrying World Championships! Only one problem - we don't have wives... but we have an idea! Share on Facebook: Share on Twitter: Big thanks to everyone who helped us out! Nelli Immonen and Anni Kortelainen for agreeing to "marry" us for the day, as well as our cousin Amanda and her friends Sonni and Sarah for acting as the innocent maidens. Big thanks to #VisitFinland for making this trip possible! Learn more about Wife Carrying at their webpage: VAGABROTHERS: We're Marko and Alex Ayling, brothers, backpackers, and bloggers on a mission to explore the world through its people. Winners of My Destination's global travel-video competition "The Biggest, Baddest, Bucket List" which paid us to travel the world for six months, checking off our travel bucket list and documenting the adventure on YouTube. See the full BBBTV web-series here: SUBSCRIBE for New travel videos every Tuesday! TWITTER: FACEBOOK: INSTAGRAM: WEB: This film was made with: - F-Stop Satori Backpack: - Canon Rebel T3i DSLR Camera: - Canon EF-S 18-200mm Zoom Lens: - Canon Powershot S120: - Go Pro Hero 3+: - Go Pro Suction Cup Mount: - Go Pro Accessory Kit: - Promaster CX525 Tripod: - Promaster Superlite 3-Way Head: - SD 32GB Memory Sticks: - Sennheiser MKE 400 Shotgun Mike: - Zoom H1 Portable Digital Recorder: - Joby GP3 GorillaPod: - Pico Flex Table Dolly: - Pelican 0915 Black SD Memory Card Protective Case:

The Florida Championship Wife Carrying Contest

will take place on Sunday, March 3rd, 2024 at 1:00 pm!

Enjoy this uniquely Finnish traditional event! These teams practice and are really good!

The course is 280 yards long and includes 2 log obstacles and a water obstacle.

Click the link below to participate and enter online:



Wife Carrying Contest Date & Time:  Sunday, March 3, 2024 at 1:00 pm.


midnight sun festival

March 1st - 3rd, 2024

Location: Bryant Park, Lake Worth Beach, Florida

Midnight Sun Festival Hours:

Friday, March 1, 2024      5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday, March 2, 2024      12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sunday, March 3, 2024      11:00 am –  5:00 pm

General Admission

Friday  $7.00

Saturday  $10.00

Sunday  $10.00

3-Day Wristband $20.00 

(Buy Wristband here)

Kids 12 and under are FREE!


More Info:

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