World's most unusual competitions
2012-07-19 05:54:12 GMT2012-07-19 13:54:12(Beijing Time)
The 9th annual Bishnu Charan Gosh Cup in Los Angeles. (Photo by Mike McInnis)
Contestant Zhu Wen competes during the 2nd China Pole Dance semi-final in Tianjin municipality. (Photo by Jason Lee/Reuters)
A man who calls himself Chicken George wears a green pair of long underwear as he supervises the installation of a giant joint onto a pink water truck before the start of the Hemp Olympics in Victoria Park, in Sydney, Australia, Saturday, September 9, 2000. (Photo by Rick Rycroft/AP)
Frenchman Herve Diebolt, a participant of the international World Beard and Moustache Championships smiles in Gruendau near Frankfurt September 19, 2009. Over 160 participants compete in 17 categories of beard and moustache styles. (Photo by Ralph Orlowski/Reuters)
Aline "The Devil's Niece" Westphal of Germany performs during the 2011 Air Guitar World Championships in Oulu, Finland, August 26, 2011. (Photo by Aleksi Makkonen/Lehtikuva/Reuters)
Here are five competitions for those of us who excel at things that have nothing to do with tracks and balance beams.