Monday, October 10, 2005

I'm Waiting for Twa Kon Donkey Kong

For those of you who feel boxing lacks a degree of strategy, and that board games lack violent punching* there is now a sport for you:

World Chess Boxing Organisation

One round of boxing followed by one round of chess. Unsurprisingly, it is a German concept. I imagine the headphones are to soothe the fighters as they transition from upper cut to knight to D3.

(*You must not have siblings then)

1 comment:

Clokeeeey! said...

I heard this and thought Bullshit.
Kasparov v Leonard - Who'd win?
Is this like a triathlon, if you focus on making one leg your strongest, can you build up a strong lead on the chess board and stay ahead?