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Thousands of Israelis get filthy for ‘Mud Day’

Thousands of Israelis get filthy for ‘Mud Day’

March 24, 2017

TEL AVIV, March 24 — Thousands of Israelis and foreigners got filthy and battled through miles of obstacles on Friday to take part in the country’s first “Mud Day” race. Around 5,000 people took part in the event, organisers said, held in the main park of Israel’s commercial capital Tel Aviv. Visitors from France, America, Poland, Ukraine and other countries joined thousands of Israelis in pushing their way through a course of up to 13 kilometres (eight... Read more

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Balinese women dances during a Melasti ceremony ahead of Nyepi Day at the Padanggalak beach in Denpasar, the Indonesian resort island of Bali, March 24, 2017. — Antara Foto/Reuters pic

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