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Laura Tallo encourages a contestant at the Galaxy games.The Galaxy games is a series of races and disciplines including 800m, 400m, 200m and 100m races, the long jump, push-ups, sit-ups and squat thrusts. The Galaxy games are not mandatory for everyone but to win the overall title of Miss Galaxy Universe ‘The Supreme Champion’ it must be completed.Miss Galaxy Universe is an all female fitness show based around performance and functionality; also offering the industry standard of bikini rounds, but adding a touch of showgirl elegance to the stage.©Peter Dench/Getty Images Reportage

Laura Tallo encourages a contestant at the Galaxy games.

The Galaxy games is a series of races and disciplines including 800m, 400m, 200m and 100m races, the long jump, push-ups, sit-ups and squat thrusts. The Galaxy games are not mandatory for everyone but to win the overall title of Miss Galaxy Universe ‘The Supreme Champion’ it must be completed.

Miss Galaxy Universe is an all female fitness show based around performance and functionality; also offering the industry standard of bikini rounds, but adding a touch of showgirl elegance to the stage.

©Peter Dench/Getty Images Reportage