Video Cassette Boxing

Date: Wednesday, September 20

Venue: Reference Forum Conference Suite (Room 161)

Participation: Individual Event

Results: Bill Kennedy ran another exciting event. Spectators gathered early to get a prime spot to view the competition and were not disappointed with the level of skill demonstrated.

Those in the gallery enjoyed offering suggestions to the competitors.
But not all competitors were of a mind to take that good advice.
Okay, so what's so funny?....


Hmmm...who's laughing now?
.Technique, technique, technique...
A steady hand...


AND, the winners are:

Gold: Michelle Kocher

Silver: Linda Hermann

Bronze: Tom Warren

Event Description: A speciality sport for those who can get video cassettes in their boxes under time pressure. This is a simple timed event to test the athlete's manual dexterity and coolness under the stop watch. The athlete who can correctly load 25 VHS cassettes into plastic album cases in the shortest time will win the event.

To Register: Send your name and the name of this event to Mary Lovin ( before 10 a.m. of the day of this event. That's all there is to it and you are in!


1. Tapes and cases will be stacked on the work surface by the Judge (you know who) prior to each heat. Athlete may not touch the tapes or cases before the start of the event.

2. All tapes must be correctly loaded in their cases before clock stops (sample of correctly loaded tape will be provided).



Judge: Dan Tonelli