The third event of Marble League 2020 was held on the 3rd July 2020, featuring the third event, Funnel Endurance.

Event

The official Funnel Endurance pictogram for Marble League 2020, designed by the JMRC.

The race was similar to previous Funnel Races. It featured ten funnels but the top five funnels were the previous style orange Hubelino funnels while the bottom five were larger green MaBoRun[1] funnels (new for Marble League). The rules were the same as previous funnel spinning events (the last marble to finish wins). The event begins with 2 heats of 8 marbles each; the slowest half of the marbles in each heat advance to the final round.

Results

        The team advanced to the finals.
The team was eliminated.

Heats

Heat A
Rank Marble Team Time
1st Ducky Green Ducks 2:06.99
2nd Whizzy Savage Speeders 1:51.85
3rd Minty Drizzel Minty Maniacs 1:48.88
4th Honey Bumblebees 1:47.95
5th Aqua Oceanics 1:46.09
6th Astron Team Galactic 1:45.42
7th Yellup Mellow Yellow 1:44.05
8th Mo Team Momo 1:38.92
Heat B
Rank Marble Team Time
1st Kinnowin (C) O'rangers 2:15.12
2nd Cyan Eye Crazy Cat's Eyes 2:06.66
3rd Clutter Balls of Chaos 2:06.22
4th Shock Thunderbolts 2:05.51
5th Rezzy Raspberry Racers 2:04.30
6th Smoggy Hazers 2:03.71
7th Wespy Midnight Wisps 2:01.69
8th Vespa Hornets 1:59.52

Finals

Rank Marble Team Time
1st Minty Drizzel Minty Maniacs 2:08.71
2nd Kinnowin (C) O'rangers 2:04.91
3rd Whizzy Savage Speeders 2:03.13
4th Ducky Green Ducks 2:02.17
5th Clutter Balls of Chaos 2:01.88
6th Cyan Eye Crazy Cat's Eyes 2:00.77
7th Honey Bumblebees 1:58.07
8th Shock Thunderbolts 1:57.27

Overall Results

Rank Marble Team Time Points
1st Minty Drizzel Minty Maniacs 2:08.71 25 Finals
2nd Kinnowin (C) O'rangers 2:04.91 20
3rd Whizzy Savage Speeders 2:03.13 15
4th Ducky Green Ducks 2:02.17 12
5th Clutter Balls of Chaos 2:01.88 11
6th Cyan Eye Crazy Cat's Eyes 2:00.77 10
7th Honey Bumblebees 1:58.07 9
8th Shock Thunderbolts 1:57.27 8
9th Rezzy Raspberry Racers 2:04.30 7 Heats
10th Smoggy Hazers 2:03.71 6
11th Wespy Midnight Wisps 2:01.69 5
12th Vespa Hornets 1:59.52 4
13th Aqua Oceanics 1:46.09 3
14th Astron Team Galactic 1:45.42 2
15th Yellup Mellow Yellow 1:44.05 1
16th Mo Team Momo 1:38.92 0

Standings After Event

Rank Team Gold Silver Bronze Total Points
Skrattarwhite.jpg 0 1st Minty Maniacs 2 0 1 3 65
Skrattarwhite.jpg 0 2nd O'rangers 1 1 0 2 51
Skrattarwhite.jpg 0 3rd Crazy Cat's Eyes 0 1 0 1 41
Skrattarwhite.jpg 0 4th Raspberry Racers 0 1 0 1 34
Skrattarwhite.jpg 0 5th Midnight Wisps 0 0 1 1 32
Greenarrowup.png 2 6th Balls of Chaos 0 0 0 0 26
Greenarrowup.png 5 7th Green Ducks 0 0 0 0 23
Greenarrowup.png 1 8th Bumblebees 0 0 0 0 23
Redarrowdown.png 1 Hazers 0 0 0 0 23
Redarrowdown.png 4 10th Team Momo 0 0 0 0 20
Greenarrowup.png 5 11th Savage Speeders 0 0 1 1 18
Redarrowdown.png 2 12th Hornets 0 0 0 0 17
Redarrowdown.png 2 13th Team Galactic 0 0 0 0 14
Greenarrowup.png 1 14th Thunderbolts 0 0 0 0 13
Redarrowdown.png 2 15th Oceanics 0 0 0 0 9
Redarrowdown.png 2 16th Mellow Yellow 0 0 0 0 6

Trivia

  • The tie between the Hazers and the Bumblebees cannot be broken as both teams have obtained a 7th, 8th, and 10th place finish.
  • After the event, $5,000 was donated to the East Texas Food Bank in the name of the Minty Maniacs, the gold medalists in the event.
  • With 65 points, the Minty Maniacs set a record for most points through three events with 65, beating the 61 points by Balls of Chaos in 2018.
  • With their performance in this event, the Oceanics move into second all time for most events without a medal with 22 events, just four shy of the 26 event stretch set by the Pinkies from 2017-19.

References

  1. Stynth (9th July 2020). Podium Moments – ML2020 Event 3. Marble Sports.
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