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Donkey Racing

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Speeding around the bends of a rugged dirt track, holding onto the reigns for dear life, as spectators cheer your four-legged companion to go faster, and faster. Your adrenalin hits a high as you see your rival between you and the finish line, you know what you need to do, you need to whip that […]

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Kilikiti – Samoan Cricket

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With your massive pate on your shoulder you stare down the long concrete pitch. Your eyes meet the bowler as you tap the crease. He hurls the tiny rubber ball in your direction. It’s a bit short, but you don’t care. Stepping forward you give your bat a roundhouse swing, sending the ball flying towards […]

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Nguni Stick Fighting

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As you stare him down, you know you cannot break gaze, one blink and you become victim to the fury of his stick. He strikes your face, a good hit, the sounds of the crowds are muffled as you regain consciousness. He strikes again, but this time on pure adrenalin you block hard, knocking out […]

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Sheepdog Trials

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A team of two, you and your best friend in the clean country air… and a bunch of little flockers to outsmart and outrun. You are clearly the brains of the operation as you whistle commands to your teammate, she runs up and down the arena on all fours, aggressively chasing them down while snarling. […]