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The Crossbar Challenge

The Crossbar Challenge

The Crossbar Challenge is a legend amongst the football elite. The concept is easy, strike the ball against the crossbar . In reality it's anything but easy, with footballing greats humbled by the mighty white bar. Now, this great challenge is open to the masses. Here's how you play (on a full-size pitch):- 1) Place the ball central to the crossbar on either the PENALTY SPOT (11 metres), the EDGE OF THE PENALTY BOX (16.5 metres) or the HALF-WAY LINE (50 metres). 2) Take aim and shoot towards...   more details

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    Worthster

    Score: 4.12

    1 out of 4 ain't bad - as Meatloaf said!!

  • Distance from crossbar in metres (11 or 16.5 or 50: 16.5
  • Number of shooting attempts at the crossbar: 4
  • Number of times you hit the crossbar: 1

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All about this challenge

Profile pic: Worthster Challenge created by:
Worthster

Challenge for: all

Challenge goal: increase skill

Challenge targets: legs

Level: suitable for all competitors

Age: any age

Here's what you need to do to take part:

The Crossbar Challenge is a legend amongst the football elite. The concept is easy, strike the ball against the crossbar . In reality it's anything but easy, with footballing greats humbled by the mighty white bar. Now, this great challenge is open to the masses. Here's how you play (on a full-size pitch):-

1) Place the ball central to the crossbar on either the PENALTY SPOT (11 metres), the EDGE OF THE PENALTY BOX (16.5 metres) or the HALF-WAY LINE (50 metres).

2) Take aim and shoot towards the crossbar. The aim is to hit the crossbar, posts do not count.

3) Repeat the activity until satisfied, recording the number of attempts you make and the number of times you hit the crossbar.

Enter your scores into the Konkura computer along with video footage if you want to be considered a serious contender.


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Note: if the challenge description doesn't include clear details of what to do to enter, please contact the person who created the challenge to ask them to improve the description, or report this challenge

Entry scores

E1: Distance from crossbar in metres (11 or 16.5 or 50

E2: Number of shooting attempts at the crossbar

E3: Number of times you hit the crossbar

Challenge scores are calculated using:

Score= (E3^2)/E2 * E1