Wasaga under Siege - Highlight of the Day - Only 19 Days Left! - July 23rd- 25th/2010
- Iron Woman Competition
Rules and Procedures
Sunday, July 25th, 10:30am
Each woman must possess the following to partake in the Iron Woman
. Skirt, Bodice & Mop Cap
. Cast Iron Frying Pan
. Needle, Threat and Patch
. Man to Participate with Them
The competition will run as follows:
. Each competitor will start off in their chemise and will have to
get fully dressed (skirt, bodice and mop cap) Must be fully dressed
including lacing and tying up the bodice fully - 10 second penalty
. Run a short distance and will have to throw a frying pan at three
different targets 5 frying pans will be provided for throwing. Once you
have thrown all 5, you must proceed to the next stage. - 10 second penalty
for each target missed.
. Run a short distance pick up your needle, threat and patch and sew
a patch on the chemise chest of your chosen man. 15 strokes of the needle
and threat must be completed - 10 second penalty.
. Run, skip or jump hand and hand with your man to the tavern, pour
two beers or a substitute beverage and drink it completely and say together
"God Save the King:" or "Long Live President Madison" - 20 second penalty
not finishing the drinks.
Best overall time will be considered the champion!!! Judges and timers
decisions are final. Remember it is all in good fun!!!!
Caution - Be careful when participating!!! Running, jumping, needles, frying
pans and beverage drinking is involved. Judge yourself accordingly!!!
Iron Women Hall of Fame
2000 - One Feather Four Directions Flint & Feather
2003 - Laura Jones Royal Newfoundland Regiment
2004 - Judie Glen Glen Farms Past Times
2005 - Sharon Miller The Seamstress Miller
2006 - Leigh Hodgins 25th US Infantry
2008 - Amanda Wright Norfolk Militia
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