5 MARCH 2017

When: March 5, 2:00 pm

Where: TC "Bukovel", near the small lake

Not only the awakening of nature do first spring days bring, but also the awakening of feelings and passion. The Fifth International Wife-Carrying Championship in TC “Bukovel” welcomes all the men, who want to prove their strength and ability to overcome difficulties, to their beloved ones.

The rules:

  • The length of the obstacle course is 250 meters. The team who scores the fastest time record on the track is victorious;
  • Several types of carry are allowed: piggyback, fireman's carry, or Estonian-style (the wife hangs upside-down with her legs around the husband's shoulders);
  • The obstacles are snow piles, ice packs, fire section,  potato sacks and a straw cart;
  • The minimum weight of a wife is 49 kilograms. If she weighs less, additional weight is provided  to bring the total load to be carried up to that point;
  • The wife to be carried may be your own, or the neighbor's, or borrowed for the competition purposes. Nobody should demand the proof of your marriage;
  • The outfit requirements are reduced, you can wear any shoes, but the ski helmet for both teammates is still mandatory;

We are waiting for you! Send your application forms to:

For additional info, call: +38 09688 93927