HEALTH

ONE FOR THE BOOKS

THE BEAUTIFUL GAME GETS DOWN AND DIRTY

July 7 2008
HEALTH

ONE FOR THE BOOKS

THE BEAUTIFUL GAME GETS DOWN AND DIRTY

July 7 2008

ONE FOR THE BOOKS

HEALTH

THE BEAUTIFUL GAME GETS DOWN AND DIRTY

Last weekend saw Scotland hosting the Swamp Soccer World Championships. The eighth annual meet was the largest ever organized. Swamp soccer’s rules are the same as dry soccer except there are no offsides. Organizer Stewart Miller compared the tournament to conventional soccer, saying it had the "same competitive instincts and filthy tackles, but with the addition of masses of sludge, muck and swampy mess.”