Turkish Oil Wrestling Is A Gift From The Gods

Yes. Yes to all of this. And how do I sign up to oil them down?


Back story:

Oil wrestling, also called grease wrestling, is the Turkish national sport. It is so called because the wrestlers douse themselves with olive oil.

The annual Kırkpınar tournament, held in Edirne in Turkish Thrace since 1362, is the oldest continuously running, sanctioned sporting competition in the world.

Comments 2

  1. I need a cigarette after that video.
    So who wants to go to Turkey?
    This needs to be on ESPN. Or Logo Sports Network

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