Lots of muscle and wedge shapes: What are they judging?

What are they judging at the Minnesota State Fair?
What are they judging?
Nikki Tundel | MPR News

Market hogs, giant pumpkins and desserts that incorporate Spam These are just a few of the things being judged at the Minnesota State Fair this year.

In addition to Midway rides and food on a stick, the Great-Minnesota-Get-Together offers hundreds of competitions.

Each day this week, All Things Considered is focusing in on one of these contests. Our series "What's Being Judged?" asks you to guess which contest we're showcasing.

Can you figure out this latest competition?

Here's a hint, from one of the judges:

https://soundcloud.com/mprnews/what-are-they-judging-day-three-i-like-to-see-a-lot-of-muscle

They're looking for muscularity, Olympian qualities, attention-grabbing masculinity.

But not all the competitors are male. Judges here say they're also looking for top-quality females.

Here's what they keep an eye out for:

https://soundcloud.com/mprnews/what-are-they-judging-day-three-i-want-to-see-a-track-and-field-sort-of-female

The judges say they're looking for striking qualities of masculinity and femininity in this category.

Here's something they consider:

https://soundcloud.com/mprnews/what-are-they-judging-day-three-females-show-femininity-by-how-the-horns-curve-behind-the-ears

But they're also looking at overall shape and structure.

https://soundcloud.com/mprnews/what-are-they-judging-day-three-i-want-to-see-a-wedge-shape

Does that help?

No?

What about this?

https://soundcloud.com/mprnews/what-are-they-judging-day-three-does-this-help

Have you figured it out yet?

Click through the gallery below to see if you're right.

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