Where: Villages surrounding Mount Cameroon, Cameroon, Central-West Africa
When: Every Sunday during February and March
What happens: Fierce, warrior-like battles to wrestle your opponents to the ground, WWF-style
Remember to bring: Plenty of deep heat rub if you intend to participate
Who are the Bakweri
The Bakweri people have lived in the villages scattered around the slopes of Mount Cameroonfor over 4000 years. Historically the Bakweri are territorial people and fierce fighters who have always defended their rights, land and culture against the successive colonising powers of Germany and Britain.