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VIDEO: At Colorado belly flop contest, the pain pays off for students

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Floppers braved the pain for the ultimate rewards...like Nicki Minaj tickets (Source: YouTube). Floppers braved the pain for the ultimate rewards...like Nicki Minaj tickets (Source: YouTube).

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- It's a contest where the best flop wins and the pain could actually pay off.

It's the 19th annual belly flop contest at Waterworld in Colorado and it's open to currently enrolled college students.

The painful plunge isn't just for fun, college kids can earn scholarship money and laptop computers.

Floppers can choose from one of two heights as they belly bomb into the wave pool.

You can check out the full recap in the video above, it gets to the good stuff at about the 2:00 minute mark. 

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