Monday, October 8, 2012

Pumpkin Chuckin' in Cambridge

Great competition yesterday at the 4th Annual Vermont Pumpkin Chuckin' Festival.

Loading up a trebuchet at Vermont Pumpkin Chuckin'
Loading up a trebuchet

Here is a WCAX news report from yesterday's Pumpkin Chuckin' in Cambridge.

Kyle Midura / WCAX: Pumpin chuckin' in Cambridge --
During the fall months, Cambridge is home to some of the best seasonal colors. But, on at least one Sunday in this small Vermont town, streaks of pumpkin-orange draw more spectators than the foliage.
Nick Helms says he can't imagine a hobby more enjoyable than 'Pumpkin Chuckin'. "I mean, what's more fun than building something and then watching the success of it flying through the air," he said, "it's just indescribable." ...
One big trebuchet at the @pumpkinchuckin festival by @ShayTotten