The Madrid Siesta Championship is underway. Win €1,000 by sleeping.
Hundreds of contestants are expected in the siesta championship which began October 14 and continues through October 23.
The intricate rules award points to contestants depending on how long they sleep during the 20-minute competition time, any unusual positions they sleep in, eye-catching pajamas they might be wearing, and yes, a lot of extra points for snoring.
The first cash prize is €1,000, about $1,400, in credit to purchase goods at the shopping center