Chess boxing

Considered the penultimate event to test brawn and brains, these fellas go blow for blow on the table, alternating chess with boxing in eleven rounds: 6rounds of chess at 4 minutes each, and 5 rounds of boxing for 3 minutes. To be good at the sport, you must be both a experienced boxer and at least Class A strength as a chess player. Kinda niche....

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10 Weird and Extreme Sports

Here’s a list of heart stopping insane sporting events to fuel the lunatic within. Caution: These sports will get your heart rate into triple digits.