WEDDINGS
07/23/2012 04:53 pm ET

Bridal Race: Gown-Clad Ladies Race For Prizes (PHOTOS)

Around 100 brides gathered in Belgrade, Serbia on Saturday wearing wedding gowns and running shoes.

Yes, running shoes.

The brides competed in a 150-meter race to try to win the dresses they raced in, as well as a free wedding, according to The Telegraph.

Sanja Cigoj won the race this year in a speedy 19 seconds. She and two runners-up each scored the gowns in which they competed.

The race is in its third year. Organizer Zorica Jovanovic told Today's THV, "[We] want to show our enthusiasm for sports through this event."

Click through the slideshow below to see photos of the race.

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