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These Stunning Photos Prove The Maasai Olympics Are The Most Spectacular Games Ever

The annual event in Kenya is designed to showcase traditional tribal skills, while also protecting endangered animals.

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Traditionally, Maasai warriors would prove their strength by hunting lions, but with the animals' numbers dwindling conservations, have funded a sports event to foster a cultural change.


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