The Most Insane Sporting Events From Around The World

Royal Shrovetide Football

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OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images

Imagine playing football where your teammates and opponents belong to one village. It’s a game that involves kids, woman and village folk passing the ball from one end to another.

Surprisingly, the Royal Shrovetide Football has attracted thousands of people every year in Ashbourne, England.