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Hermit Crabs Racing

A hermit crab marked as 18 waits in an aquarium before the start of a crab race at a pub called the "Friend in Hand" in central Sydney.

Crab racing in Sydney

A central Sydney pub hosted a crab racing event on Aug. 21. The creatures are released at one end of a table and the winning crab has to reach the opposite end before its fellow competitors to be victorious.