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Val-Joli holds Wife Carrying competition

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for WEB-breakaway-logo.jpgWin your wife's weight in beer!  That's what event organizers in Val-Joli are offering as prize to participants who compete in their "wife carrying" competition, the "portage de femme."  Julie Brousseau is the director general of the municipality, located in the Eastern Townships. She told our Rachelle Solomon more about the event, a first for Quebec - but a tradition elsewhere in the world.
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