'Sumo wrestlers' take on Battersea Park fun run

Dozens of fun runners donned giant sumo wrestler suits today to take part in a fun run around London's Battersea Park.

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After a "mass inflation" which saw the eye-catching outfits blown up, the runners jogged, walked or wobbled the 5km course

The annual event previously set a Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people running in sumo suits.

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The race is raising money for the charity Link Community Development, which works to improve the quality of education for children in sub-Saharan Africa.

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