MUENSING, GERMANY — AUGUST 26: An oxen decorated with a flowers waits for the beginning of the 5th ox-racing championships (5. Muensinger Ochsenrennen) on August 26, 2012 in Muensing, Germany. The competition, which only takes place once every four years, is a race of jockeys riding bareback on oxen across a field and is complemented with a morning procession and «ox-ball» (featuring roasted ox) in a festivities tent after the races. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)