Machine type: HUMAN POWERED
Pumpkin chucking, or for rhyming purposes Punkin Chunkin and Pumpkin Chunking, is the sport of hurling or 'chucking' a pumpkins solely by mechanical means for distance. The devices used include slingshots, catapults, centrifugals, trebuchets, pneumatic cannons and HUMAN POWER sometimes by means of a "bicycle".
Team "OFFICE KNIGHTMARE" under the leadership of Captain Greg Dickson entered our competition for the fist time and came in 4th overall with their 1165 foot toss. It's the machine that came the longest distance to compete in our event.... EVER... from Michigan ... wow .. 727 miles