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Wildlife photographer and Exodus tour guide Paul Goldstein has compiled a fun set of pictures showing how wild animals could rival Olympic athletes in a variety of sporting events.

 
Lasha Gujejiani of Georgia and Ricardo Blas Jr of Guam tussle for supremacy in the 100kg judo event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features

  
  ...and two adorable lion cubs tussle for supremacy in their own playfight.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


China's Li Xiaopeng performs a tricky manoeuvre on the parallel bars in Beijing...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and a leopard performs a tricky manoeuvre on a tree in Africa.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features

  
Timothy Mack of the USA attempts to clear the bar in Athens...Picture: Jussi Nukari / Rex Features


...and a langur monkey attempts to reach the next branch in India.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Evgeniya Kanaeva of Russia struggles to control the clubs with her splayed limbs in a rhythmic gymnastics event in Beijing...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and a newborn giraffe calf struggles to stand on its splayed limbs in Africa.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Synchronised swimmers Anastasia Davydova and Anastasia Ermakova of Russia perform in Athens...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and synchronised penguins perform in Antarctica.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Zou Shiming of China fights Eduard Bermudez Salas of Venezuela during a men's light fly (48kg) boxing match in Beijing...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and two lion cubs stage their own boxing match in Africa.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


A group of swimmers wearing black-and-white full-body suits dive into the pool in Beijing...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and a group of penguins dive back out (well, you can't blame them; the water does look pretty cold).Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Great Britain's Germaine Mason wins silver in the men's high jump final at the 2008 Beijing Olympics...Picture: Giuliano Bevilacqua / Rex Features


...and a wildebeest makes a daring high jump into the Mara River in Kenya.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features

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Tom Daley of Great Britain stands on the edge of the 10-metre-high platform in Beijing...Picture: Harry How/Getty Images


...and a group of penguins stand on the edge of a high iceberg in Antarctica.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Britain's Christopher Tomlinson makes an attempt in the men's long jump final at the 2004 Athens Olympics...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and a leopard attempts its own long jump.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Great Britain's Mark Shipman dives into the water from the 3m springboard in Athens...Picture: MAKKU ULANDER / Rex Features


...and a penguin dives into the water from an iceberg in Antarctica.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu runs ahead of Yulia Gushchina of Russia to win the women's 400m final in Beijing...Picture: Sipa Press/Rex Features


...and a wildebeest runs ahead of a lioness to win its life.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Lei Cao from China performs a lift in the women's 75kg weightlifting final to win the gold medal in Beijing...Picture: Canadian Press / Rex Features


...and a lioness performs a lift with one of her own cubs.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features


Yulis Gabriel Mercedes of Dominican Republic and Chu Mu-Yen of Chinese Taipei fight a taekwondo bout in Beijing...Picture: Sipa Press / Rex Features


...and two serval cubs fight their own taekwondo bout in Africa.Picture: Paul Goldstein/Exodus / Rex Features

Source: telegraph.co.uk

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Post time 2012-7-20 23:53:29 |Display all floors
good photos,
but the comparesion is mama huhu.
could be better.

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Post time 2012-7-22 09:12:58 |Display all floors
animal's wisdom

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Post time 2012-7-23 09:07:27 |Display all floors
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BUILD UP FROM NOTHING

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