Just some good, clean fun in the mud

Mackenna Kofahl (left), 12, and Brian Wilson 10, being crowned Mud Day Queen and King as part of the annual Mud Day at Nankin Mills Park in the American state of Michigan on Tuesday. It takes more than 181 tonnes of top soil and 75,700 litres of wate
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Mackenna Kofahl (left), 12, and Brian Wilson 10, being crowned Mud Day Queen and King as part of the annual Mud Day at Nankin Mills Park in the American state of Michigan on Tuesday. It takes more than 181 tonnes of top soil and 75,700 litres of water to construct the giant mud pit, so that everyone can get down and dirty.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 13, 2017, with the headline 'Just some good, clean fun in the mud'. Print Edition | Subscribe