British – The World Championship Throwing Eggs

It is believed that throwing eggs, as a sport, has appeared in 1322, when it is ordered by royal.. They say that he was the only one who had chickens, and he touted his parishioners that gave each an egg for each campaign in the church. However, when the river overflowed its banks Eau, people could not get into the church, and the monks began to throw eggs waited their peasants. They also say that when the flood intensified, the monks had to use small “catapult” to cover such a long distance. It is from this tradition went to throw eggs, which in Britain is remembered, check out the pictures…

1. Member championship throwing eggs tries his hand and fortune in the discipline of “Russian Roulette” near Swanton, Lincolnshire. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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2. The competition “Russian Roulette” is used as hard-boiled eggs and raw, and the one who would be the first time to break a raw egg on his forehead, loses. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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3. And this is a discipline in which you have to catch an egg from a distance of 45 meters without breaking it. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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4. One of the participants after the “Russian roulette.” (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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5. “Russian roulette” involved in twos. Break eggs on the head by one. Who was the first to find a raw egg, he lost.

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6. Usually, the participants put a box with six eggs – boiled 5, 1 raw. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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7. Here it is clear who won. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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8. Thanked … (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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9. Tom Harrison – winner in the discipline of throwing eggs at 45 meters in 2013 and 2014. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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10. Spectacular frame. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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11. Competition throwing eggs in full swing. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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12. Random or not? (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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13. Oh, broke. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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14. And this discipline is called “Catapult”. Need to get into the opposing team’s using this uncomplicated device. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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15. The fun they have here. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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16. Discipline throwing eggs at 45 meters. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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17. “But would not break, but would not break» … (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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18. 2 man team, one throws, the second catches. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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19. Matthew Dakin Four plays with egg. Perhaps future participant of the championship. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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20. Tom Harrison celebrates his victory in the discipline of throwing eggs at 45 meters. You could say he was a two-time champion. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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21. Discipline “Catapult”. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

 

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22. Avoid soiling will not work. (Lindsey Parnaby / PA Wire)

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