Wife-carrying competition champs claim 4th title

A couple from Finland has won this year's edition of the annual wife-carrying competition, and claimed the prize of her weight in beer.

A Finnish couple has claimed their fourth win at the annual wife-carrying competition in central Finland.

Taisto Miettinen carried Kristiina Haapanen through the 253.5-metre course in 1 minute 22 seconds — four seconds faster than the runners-up from Estonia.

For their victory, the Finns took home Haapanen's weight in beer.