publication date: Sunday, May 25, 2003 (part of Round XX)

category: Sports

clue: I've run out of ideas to throw her off, but our Champion could probably find seven ways to get points with this goo.

explanation: Joyner-Kersee was the world champion ("Champion") in the heptathlon, an event in which athletes earn points in seven ways. Running and throwing are heptathlon basics. more…

solved by: Steve West, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Wendy Hampson, and Kelly Stokes

trivia: Though it wasn't intended to be nearly this difficult, players had a very hard time with this goo. Some players guessed Chris Stokes (Kelly Stokes was the Goo Champion at the time), some players guessed other heptathlon athletes, some players even guessed male athletes, unable to tell the goo's gender.


Similar Goos

Lance Armstrong

I bet that beating the other players would be tougher than beating cancer if this game's prize was a tour of France. Go »

Nancy Kerrigan

I'm not the first person to try to rearrange this icy athlete's anatomy. Go »

Le'Veon Bell

There's nothing bell-shaped about the curves this running back takes on the field. Go »

Cam Newton

The Panthers' #1 player seeks glory at Super Bowl 50. Go »

Boo Weekley

Playing disc golf weekly is not this type of golf this Floridian likes to play. With his name, maybe ghost hunting would be a better profession. Go »

Stephen Curry

This warrior's proficiency at scoring three points at a time has accelerated his rise as one of the NBA's all-time best shooters. Go »