Rock, Paper, Scissors Is Fun For Everyone Are you ready for a new sport? Would you like the opportunity to become state champion? Do you lack the time or energy to compete in most competitive sports? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you need to be in Campbellsport, WI, on Monday, July 3rd. This is the site of the 2006 Wisconsin Rock, Paper, Scissor State Championships and you can be a part of it. It is sponsored by the Campbellsport Area Chamber of Commmerce (CACC) and part of the Annual Campbellsport Picnic and Parade. This contest had been officially endorsed by the World Rock, Paper, Scissors Society based out of England. What is Rock, Paper, Scissors (RPS)? The Game is played by players substituting the three elements of Rock, Paper and Scissors with representative hand signals. These hand signals are delivered simultaneously by the players. The Outcome of play is determined by the following • Rock wins against Scissors, • Scissors wins against Paper • Paper wins against Rock That's it! After a few practice rounds you can get into the deeper mental aspects of the game. "To the beginner the choices are few, to the expert the choices are many." Wojek Smallsoa, as quoted in The Trio of Hands, 1962 . How can I sign up? For anyone 10 years or older, simply be one of the first 64 to sign up at King Pin Lanes in Campbellsport beginning Memorial Day Weekend. The tournament will be a single elimination 64 person tournament similar to the NCAA basketball tournament. The first 64 to sign up at King Pin Lanes will compete for the Rock Paper Scissors Championship. The “final four” contestants will each receive $50 in chamber bucks, the winner receiving an additional $300 in cash. The State Champion will also receive a title belt, an automatic free chance to defend your title next year. Additionally, the winner of the rps tourney has the opportunity to ride on a horse drawn wagon with their friends- up to 8 people- in the July 4th Campbellsport parade the following day. Complete registration details and more information can be found by visiting King Pin Lanes or going on-line at www.campbellsport.org. The coordinator for this event has already answered calls about this event from Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles, California. The CACC take things very seriously here in Campbellsport. Remember we are the record holder for the longest brat ever made that was featured on ESPN’s Sportscenter “Plays of the Week.” Media outlets will be contacted from all over the nation for this event and the winner’s name and picture will be headlined at www.campbellsport.org. The cost for this event is only $20 which includes a free RPS T-shirt, free cover charge into the main tent and a chance to be the State Champion. You can take part in this historic event and possibly walk away with $350 in cash and prizes. The 2006 Wisconsin Rock, Paper, Scissors Championship will be held on Monday, July 3rd, at Firemen’s Park in Campbellsport, WI. Firemen’s Park is located at the West end of Main Street in Campbellsport. Registration will begin at 6 p.m., with the competition starting at 7 p.m. Take the plunge and gather your friends for this unique experience. We guarantee a good time will be had by all who attend. Watch this paper as more information on the July 3rd and 4th Campbellsport Fire Department picnic and parade becomes available.