The Chap Olympiad, London’s Annual Contest of Gentlemanly Prowess

2012 Chap Olympiad

The 2012 Chap Olympiad, presented by The Chap magazine, took place last weekend in London (video). The Olympiad is an annual contest of gentlemanly prowess and features competitive events like butler racing and umbrella jousting. An elegant dress code is enforced and absolutely no denim is permitted. For more photos, see this photo gallery by the Guardian.

2012 Chap Olympiad

2012 Chap Olympiad

2012 Chap Olympiad

2012 Chap Olympiad

via the Guardian & Neatorama

photos by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images, video by SNTV

Written by EDW Lynch

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