It was a day of drizzle and cold temps. The Friday Greasy Pole contest seemed to go on forever. The damp conditions played havoc with the walkers,rain soaked grease caused a few injuries. Not only was it a more challenging day for the walkers but wind driven drizzle fogged my lens while ever darkening skies didn't help.
"Blue Man Group"!
Raising the cup!
Four down and another on the way!
Gravity wins again!
Grease and walker falling!
Nothing but grease!
The spread eagle!
Under the platform.
Walking on water?
Joe DaSilva grabs the flag!
Friday 2011 Greasy Pole Champ holds up the flag.
It's not "soda" and not "pop" or even "soda pop" it's "tonic"!
It's a "rotary" not a "roundabout"!
"Going up the line" is a term used when leaving the island!
A "jigga"is a homemade powerless go-cart!
It's not "Break Time or Coffee Break" it's "Mug-up"!
It's not a "water fountain" it's a "Bubbla"!