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The weird, colourful history of Olympic sports

_44582215_tugowar416.jpgThere are literally hundreds of sports in the Olympic Games, from the shot put to equestrian and all kinds of things in between.

But if you examine the history of Olympic sports, then you uncover some real gems, real weird gems.

Click on the link below to hear sportscaster and Olympic oddities collector James Loewen tell Dave about some of the strange sports that used to be part of the games.

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