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Olympic Sports

The 2013 World Dwarf Games Are Coming


World Dwarf Games Swimming

The good folks at reddit have uncovered an obscure sporting event that we could have guessed existed, but had never heard of. We’re talking about the 2013 World Dwarf games, held August 3-10 at Michigan State.

They appear to be analogous to the Olympics, with a dorm-style athlete village, opening ceremonies and a dominant U.S. contingent.

2013 World Dwarf Games.

The sports are: archery, badminton, basketball, boccia, floor hockey, kurling (with a k, according to the website), powerlifting, shooting, soccer, swimming, table tennis, track & field and volleyball.

The first Games took place in 1993. You can attend for free, if you’d like.

h/t reddit

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  • Anonymous

    Will there be any coverage of the Maccabiah games? Or are you ordered to keep those covered….UP?

  • Santa Claus

    I am outraged that toy making was excluded from these olympics

  • “Santa Claus” thinks his funny

    Yeah your hell funny man

  • Buddy the Elf

    what’s the matter? Can’t take a “little” joke?


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