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The Great Australian Stiletto Sprint

Here is another one of those only in Australia moments for everyone:

Brittney McGlone can run fast in fancy shoes — this, according to Reuters. She proved it today when she won the first-ever Stiletto Sprint at Sydney Harbour in Australia. The 18-year-old McGlone joined 264 stiletto-sporting sprinters in setting a new world record for the most women to run an 80 meter dash wearing 75mm high heels. [The Chicago-Sun Times]

Here is video of the event, it is pretty funny: