Articles Tagged 'Race'

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WATCH: London Commuter Challenges Tube to a Race by Foot

Surely you’ve been on a train inching along, and thought to yourself, “I could get there faster on my own two feet.” While London’s Underground has been deemed “one of the world’s best metro systems,” Londoner James Heptonstall, 30, saw a challenge and took it; racing London’s Tube from the Mansion House stop to Cannon […]

Cheese-Roll

WATCH: 2014 Cooper’s Hill Cheese-Rolling Winner Doesn’t Like Cheese

Has it already been a year since last year’s cheese-rolling race in Gloucestershire, England? What, you don’t base your calendar around this event? Possibly it’s on our radar since American Kenny Rackers, 27, took home the win in 2013. This year, the winner doesn’t even like cheese. Who doesn’t like cheese? And, if so, why […]

Rehab Parliamentary Pancake Race in Victoria Tower Gardens, West

WATCH: Parliamentary Pancake Race

Today marks Pancake Day, also known as Shrove Tuesday. The day lands just before Ash Wednesday, which kicks off Lent. As we know, the Brits like their races … what better way to recognize this day than with a “flipping” spin around London’s Victoria Tower Gardens. We can’t pass up the opportunity to witness members […]