Edition:
India
Pictures | Tue Aug 30, 2011 | 12:25am IST

The Race of Beer

<p>A man tries to drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia, Brazil, August 28, 2011. Participants of the annual race run a 2km (1.2 mile) route while drinking beer along the way and the person with most amount of beer consumed at the finishing line is the winner. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

A man tries to drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia, Brazil, August 28, 2011. Participants of the annual race run a 2km (1.2 mile) route while drinking beer along the way and the person with most amount of beer consumed at the finishing...more

A man tries to drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia, Brazil, August 28, 2011. Participants of the annual race run a 2km (1.2 mile) route while drinking beer along the way and the person with most amount of beer consumed at the finishing line is the winner. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
1 / 10
<p>Men dressed as Ronald McDonald pose with cans of beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

Men dressed as Ronald McDonald pose with cans of beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Men dressed as Ronald McDonald pose with cans of beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
2 / 10
<p>A man drinks beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

A man drinks beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A man drinks beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
3 / 10
<p>People drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

People drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

People drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
4 / 10
<p>Girls dressed as popcorn participate in the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

Girls dressed as popcorn participate in the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Girls dressed as popcorn participate in the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
5 / 10
<p>People drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011.  REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

People drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

People drink beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
6 / 10
<p>Men dressed as late British singer Amy Winehouse pose with cans of beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

Men dressed as late British singer Amy Winehouse pose with cans of beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Men dressed as late British singer Amy Winehouse pose with cans of beer during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
7 / 10
<p>A man dressed as a mattress is surrounded by women during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

A man dressed as a mattress is surrounded by women during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A man dressed as a mattress is surrounded by women during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
8 / 10
<p>Men dressed as ponies participate in the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

Men dressed as ponies participate in the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Men dressed as ponies participate in the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
9 / 10
<p>A girl carries a belt of beers during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino </p>

A girl carries a belt of beers during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A girl carries a belt of beers during the Race of Beer in Brasilia August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Close
10 / 10

Next Slideshows

Notting Hill Carnival

Revelers flocked to west London for one of Europe's biggest street parties, with record numbers of police on duty to prevent a repetition of riots that shook...

29 Aug 2011

Environment watch

Vivid scenes of nature from around the world.

27 Aug 2011

Month of Ramadan

Muslims mark the Islamic fasting month.

26 Aug 2011

The next Steve Jobs?

Tech CEOs who may vie for the mantle of King of Silicon Valley.

26 Aug 2011

MORE IN PICTURES

Sweden 1 - South Korea 0

Sweden 1 - South Korea 0

Sweden takes on South Korea in World Cup action.

Editors Choice Pictures

Editors Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka

Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook Osaka, Japan's second-biggest metropolis, killing three people.

Germany fans react to Mexico loss

Germany fans react to Mexico loss

Fans of Germany react to their 1-0 loss to Mexico.

Brazil 1 - Switzerland 1

Brazil 1 - Switzerland 1

Brazil takes on Switzerland in World Cup action.

Mexico 1 - Germany 0

Mexico 1 - Germany 0

Germany takes on Mexico in World Cup action.

Casa Padre: Inside the Texas shelter holding immigrant children

Casa Padre: Inside the Texas shelter holding immigrant children

Inside Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas.

Serbia 1 - Costa Rica 0

Serbia 1 - Costa Rica 0

Serbia takes on Costa Rica in World Cup action.

Croatia 2 - Nigeria 0

Croatia 2 - Nigeria 0

Nigeria takes on Croatia in World Cup action.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast