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Event 3
Discus

Event 3: Book into the Distance
(Thanks to Sonia for the name of this Event)


Teams must work together to throw 4 Discs. Each of the 4 rounds consist of 3 books that need to be read to successfully toss your disc: 1 for type of disc, 1 for the arm to throw it and 1 for distance.

To mark Book into the Distance as √ COMPLETE:
--- Team must finish Rounds 1-4 per rules to mark this event √ COMPLETE
To move on to NEXT Olympic Event:
--- Once Event 2 has begun, all Events are open to work on!


Book into the Distance Rounds:
Round 1:
↪ Read a book with the word STONE in the title (no variations)
↪ Read a book with an ARM on the cover (full arm, shoulder to fingers, must be visible)
↪ Read a book for short distance: page count up to 250p

Round 2:
↪ Read a book with the word IRON in the title (no variations)
↪ Read a book with an ARM on the cover (full arm, shoulder to fingers, must be visible)
↪ Read a book for medium distance: page count 251-400p

Round 3:
↪ Read a book with the word LEAD in the title (no variations)
↪ Read a book with an ARM on the cover (full arm, shoulder to fingers, must be visible)
↪ Read a book for long distance: page count 401-500p

Round 4:
↪ Read a book with the word BRONZE in the title (no variations)
↪ Read a book with an ARM on the cover (full arm, shoulder to fingers, must be visible)
↪ Read a book for the gold: page count 501+

Book into the Distance Points
10 points per titled book (stone, iron, lead, bronze)
5 points per ARM book
5 points distance up to 400
10 points distance 401-500
15 points distance 501+


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Rules of Book into the Distance:


Follows General Rules of Wobble Event
▲ Rounds 1 - 4 must be completed to consider Event 3: Discus √ COMPLETE
▲ Teams may begin to work on Event 3: Discus anytime after Heat 1 of Event 1: Title Relay is √ COMPLETE
▲ All 4 Rounds must be completed as listed
--- no changing page counts around to different title word
--- no variations of word in title (no plurals, or "part" of word)
▲ Members may only read 1 book each Round, but there is NO requirement for all members to read for this event
3 members could read for all 12 books of the event
▲ If any Olympics game is not considered √ COMPLETE, then teams may not work on any BONUS Rounds
▲ All 4 Rounds my be repeated TWICE as a BONUS ROUNDS (for same point structure) and may only be started after all other Olympic Events (1-5, all parts to "complete" tasks) are COMPLETE.
▲ Books do NOT need to be read in order, but you only get points for books in a completed Round.
For example, if all the Iron and Pages book are finished but the Arm book does not get finished prior to Olympics ending, then there are no points given for that round.
For TITLE: It is preferable that LEAD mean the actual stone, however as it's hard to enforce, you may use the word as if it means "to lead" something. NO plurals or other variations.
For ARM: A full arm MUST be visible. You MUST be able to see full hand (no hands in pocket or tucked under a shirt) and most of the fingers (more than 3) need to be visible.
(view spoiler)
Good Rule for this: If you have to ask, then NO it does not work.
YES, it must be SAME arm, not hand of one and arm of another!



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