Leaf Warriors slay competition at the 6th annual Zululand Oddball Olympics

Wild Card team mates Monique and Robert Wiid worked together in the wheelbarrow challenge PHOTOS: Tatum Sparnon

LEAF Warriors were mentally sharp and physically geared for the challenges, slaying all opposing teams in winning the 6th annual Zululand Oddball Olympics title at St Catherine’s School on Saturday morning.

Thirty teams entered the popular competition that challenged athletes in 12, five-minute games.

Teams had to complete each game following the rules, to gain maximum points to challenge for the crown.

Kristy Walton-Rudd from ZRC Sailors knocks over the water bottles with her fancy headgear

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Loads of fun was had by everyone on the day, with all teams stepping it up in the dressing department.

Wild Cards made their presence heard, cheering all teams on and bagged the Best Team Spirit award for their efforts.

Dumisani Nkwanyana leads his team through the obstacle

Great prizes were dished out to all winners thanks to good sponsorship.

All funds raised on the day went towards air conditioners in the classrooms at St Catherine’s.

Ninja Turtle Malcolm Hodgson attempts to empty the box of balls whilst twerking


1 Leaf Warriors 186.45 points, 2 FAB Fam 185.55, 3 ZRC Sailors 183.69, 4 Bootcamps 1 178.05 and 5 School Girls 177.28.

Best dressed team – ZRC Clowns

Best team spirit – Wild Cards

Wild Card team mates Monique and Robert Wiid worked together in the wheelbarrow challenge
PHOTOS: Tatum Sparnon

Battle of the copier teams – Leaf Warriors

Battle of the accountants teams – Fit, Fierce and Fabulous

Battle of the school teams – ZRC Sailors

Battle of the Life Healthcare teams – Life Lilies

Wooden spoon award for last place – Queens of Eagle

Mixed Emotions competitor Nita van Rooyen throws all her balls into the basket


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Richard Springorum
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