â†µThe sons, who both attended Texas, keep up the wager as a tribute to their fathers, and perhaps as a sort of discount, DIY cardiac stress test. Carrying another grown man around in a wheelbarrow certainly doesn't sound easy to me, especially when you consider wheelbarrow training is a cornerstone of training at The Pit, John Hackelford's torture center/MMA training facility.
â†µThis did not exactly sound like hardcore training in any sense of the word, however: â†µ
â†µâ‡¥"We added balloons this year since it was such a blow-out," Ammerman said of the game and the wheelbarrow decorations. â†µâ†µA cold hard scientific fact: if something involves balloons, it is festive and therefore not painful. This story is also a reminder that whatever you're doing, they're doing it bigger in Texas. That is all. â†µâ†µ
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