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 KΔ±rkpΔ±nar 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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