The 5th World Egg Throwing Championships 2010
Gates open at 10:30
Held, unless stated otherwise, in the side ring or Egg headquarters. Finals in main ring.
World Target Throwing with Accuracy Challenge takes place in the area adjacent to the bar whilst the target, Joel Hicks, is available. This is the only pay to enter game and is priced at £2 for 3 eggs. Points as follows:
Head shot = Nil points
Arms/legs = 1 point
Body = 2 points
Groin = 3 points
Space is limited for some events, please make sure you pre-book.
1200 The World Egg Trebuchet challenge.
Gravity powered eggcitement. Starting close but getting further. 3 preliminary close quarter rounds to find the best, then long distance knock out.
1300 The World Russian Egg Roulette championship
One against one, 6 eggs but only 1 is raw. A trial of nerves. Preliminary heats.
Held in front of Egg HQ and carries on through the afternoon.
1430 The World Egg Throwing Championship (heats).
2 person teams consisting of catchers and tossers. 10 metres apart and spreading after each successful catch. Drop the egg or break it and your out! Top 5 go through to the finals.
1500 The Egg Throwing Static Relay.
11 person team spread 10 metre intervals. 12 eggs to be passed individually along the line. Quickest wins with penalty time points for breakages.
1515 The (under 12) World Egg Throwing Championship.
As before but for smaller people.
1600 Finals of the World Egg Throwing and Russian Egg Roulette.
This is followed immediately by the award of trophies and press interviews.
Entry to the Swaton Vintage Day is as follows:
Children of school age £2
Under school age free.
Family ticket (2 plus 2 paying children) £10