Congratulations to the Irish Wife Carrying Team

They did it!!!

Day 7 brought them to their final destination, their 7th country in seven days, Finland. At the Wife Carrying Championships, Ciara and James entered the Sprint, Team/Relay and main Wife Carrying Competition and managed to bring home the trophies, coming in 3rd in the relay event and defending their “Most Entertaining Couple” crown.

Ruaidhri even managed to find himself a wife in Helsinki. Check out the Irish Wife Carrying Team’s finest hour:

For more details on Ciara and James’ trip or to find out more about the insane Championship, go to