Mind-bending moves at the International Contortion Convention
" Some people find it difficult to touch their toes - but not these performers.
Contortionists are twisting and moulding their bodies into incredible shapes during
this year's International Contortion Convention in Germany. At least 100 participants
from 16 countries around the world are gathering for the three day event "
KA tengok gambar je dah leh rasa sakit sini & sana hehehe !!!
|Bit out of the ordinary? Contortionist Zlata poses in front of a man sitting at a bus stop in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany|
|Sarah Luna (R) and Helena Moon demonstrate their talents at the International Contortion Convention.|
|Balancing act: Contortionists Sarah Luna (L) and Helena Moon, both from Paris, are just two of the 100 participants for the convention.|
|The 27-year-old is the star of the convention. Commonly known as the 'World's Bendiest Woman', Zlata and can twist her body into a number of mind-bending shapes.|
|Zlata makes a spine-bending pose ahead of the International Contortion Convention.|
|Contortionist Zlata relaxes in a pose during a photo shot in a park in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany.|
|Don't try this at home: Zlata, real name Julia Guenthel, is a Russian born contortionist and is so flexible she can fit into a 50cm squared box.|
|Performers and trainers will meet at in Bergisch Gladbach for performances, workshops and activities during the convention|