Are you tired yet of all the perfection at the Olympics in Rio?
We aren’t, either. But we still think the World Bellyflop Championship competition in Norway on Saturday is at least its equal.
In Norway, the sport is called dødsing – or ‘death diving’. And it should be an Olympic sport.
About the blogger
Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.