Many enjoyed their time off today, swimming, barbecuing, just relaxing but others around the world were a bit more physical.
It's an ancient tradition, cheese rolling. Crowds gathered in the UK to watch this 8 pound block of cheese fly down a slope with dozens of competitors chasing behind it.
The competition is a series of downhill races with the winner getting a block of cheese.
About 25 medical staff were on hand to deal with injuries.