People come out by the thousands, sometimes the tens of thousands, to watch a sporting event live. Of course, humans aren’t the only ones attracted to stadiums, golf courses and tennis courts.
Most outdoor sports require a fairly large open playing space, which are known to attract animals. Plus, where there are humans, there is food. And where there is food, there are usually animals.
Whatever their reasons—maybe they’re looking for an easy meal or maybe they just really like attention—animals interrupting sporting events is a pretty common occurrence.
Thanks to the magic of the digital age, most of these troublemakers are caught on camera and end up on the internet, where they find fleeting fame.
So let's take a look at a few awesome animals interrupting sporting events.