The Australian Wifecarrying Titles

  • Section 47 - The Australian Wife Carrying Titles

Wife Carrying is very much like it sounds! Men carry their wives (or girlfriends, sisters, cousins or friends!!) through an obstacle course including sand, water and fences. The team with the fastest time wins. It’s that simple!

You don’t need to be married to Enter!

The winning duo of the Australian Wife Carrying Titles at the 2020 Back to Singleton Show will win a chance to represent Australia at the World Wife Carrying Titles in Finland* in July 2021! Conditions Apply.

Prize is a trip to Finland inclusive of Flights, accommodation, car hire & official sponsors clothing to a value of $5000

The 2020 Australian Wife Carrying Titles will be held on Saturday September 26th 2020 at approximately 4pm* (*time subject to change by N.A.A.) at the Singleton Showground

Criteria which must be met to be eligible to enter:

  • At least one member of your team to be an Australian Citizen

  • Both Team Members must be 18 years and over

  • The person being carried race weight is to be 49kg or over

  • If your carrying weight is less than 49kg you must bring your own weights to bring your carrying weight up to the 49kg mark.

  • Be the fastest time including penalties

  • Teams must consist of a male and female

  • Wifecarrying Entry Form

  • Wifecarrying Waiver

  • One competitor per waiver
  • Waivers must be completed correctly
  • Waivers must also be legible
  • Waivers must be A4 size only

Entry Fee $40 per team

Entries Close: Entry Forms must be in the hands of the Secretary no later than 2pm Friday 18th September 2020

Direct deposits can be made into the below account: 

Name: Northern Agricultural Association 

BSB: 032 620

Account Number: 690141

Reference: WC20 your name