Thank you 2017! The 22nd Wife Carrying World Championships!
The 22nd Wife Carrying World Championships, Sonkajärvi Finland!
The winners of the year 2017 are from Finland - Taisto Miettinen and Kristiina Haapanen! After three years they won their sixth gold in the Wife Carrying World Championships. The second couple was Mischa Freystaetter and Rie Takano from USA and the third Ilpo Haalisto and Jenni Piippo from Finland. Miettinen and Haapanen were 2 seconds faster than the silver medalists.
The World Championships are now over and it's time to move on to the next year. See you then!
Thank you 2017! See you in 2018!