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Welcome to the first ever, Pokemon Generation Olympic Competition. In this competition each generation will be squaring off in a multiple events to see which team can come out on top. However there is more than 1 way to win and these are
1) Gold Medals - The team with the most gold medals will win, if there is a tie then it comes down to the most silvers, if there is still a tie it comes down to the most bronze.
2) Medal Count - the team with the most Golds, Silvers and Bronze win.
3) Overall Event Points - Event points are gained placing in the top 8 of an event, the team with the most Points overall wins.
4) Overall Points - Every member of a team gains Points in an event the team with the most votes overall will win.
Each Event will last a varying amount of time and the way voting is done for each one will sometimes vary. Each Pokemon Generation will have 20 of the Pokemon introduced in its gen represent it for this competition and It is you the people of VGChartz who will choose which Pokemon you want to represent each Generation and to help you make your decisions the events are listed below.
Athletic Events - Each team sends in 2 Pokemon unless otherwise stated
Running Sprint: A quick Dash to the finish that's all about how fast you think a Pokemon can run the voting last 24 hours and only 1 vote per person
Marathon: A much longer race than the sprint, this is about which Pokemon you think will have you most endurance and the drive to push it to win a race where speed doesn't mean victory. This event last 48 Hours and each User is allowed to vote once every 24 hours.
4xSprint: This is a relay event where each team sends in 4 Pokemon to represent them. Each Leg last 12 Hours leading to the entire event being 48 hours. Every user is allowed to vote once during each leg of the race.
Shot Put: This is a technique and strength event. The Pokemon uses their strength to throw the heavy spot put as far as possible. This event last 24 hours and users are only allowed to vote once.
Long Jump: This is a jumping event where the Pokemon will run and leap as far as possible before landing into a sand pit. This event will last 24 hours.
High Jump: This is a jumping event where the Pokemon attempts to leap over a bar that gets progressively higher. This event will last 24 hours.
Swimming events - Each team sends in 2 Pokemon unless otherwise stated
Sprint: This and all swimming events are free style, this is a quick dash from one end of a body of water to the next. Voting last 24 hours only 1 vote per user.
Marathon: This is a long race where a Pokemon will cross from one region to another via the Ocean. Voting last 48 hours and each user can vote once every 24 hours.
4xSprint: This is a relay event where each team sends in its 4 fastest swimmers to represent them. Each leg last 12 hours and each user is allowed to vote once per leg.
Diving Race: This is a swimming event which test how fast a water Pokemon can travel as water pressure builds up. The Pokemon will dive to the ocean floor in a race meaning a Pokemon not only has to be fast but also strong.
Aerial Events - Each team sends in 2 Pokemon unless othewise stated
Only Pokemon that can sky battle, or Mega evolve into a flying type may Participate in these events.
Sprint: A straight forward flight from one side to the other, may the fastest flier win. This event last 24 hours.
Marathon: A flight from one region to the next and back. This event last 48 hours and test a competitors endurance.
4xSprint: A relay race where each team sends in 4 flying Pokemon to represent them. Each Leg will last 12 hours and users can vote once per leg.
Mountain Climbing: This is a race to the top of a mountain, Pokemon need to be fast and strong to win. This event Last 24 hours.
4xMountain Climbing: This is a relay where each team sends in 4 Pokemon to represent them. Each leg last 12 hours and a user can vote once per leg.
Triathlon Events - Each team sends in 2 competitors unless otherwsie stated
There are Multiple Triathlon Events Consisting of mutliple varations of the events found above.
Sprint Triathlon: This is a triathlon consisting of Running, swimming and Flying. Each leg last 24 hours and each user can vote once per leg.
Endurance Triathlon: This triathlon consist of Running, swimming and Mountain climbing. Each Leg last 24 hours and each user can vote once per leg.
3xSprint Triathlon: This is relay race where each team sends in 3 Pokemon to represent them, one for the sprint leg, the swimming leg and the Flying leg. Each Leg last 24 hours.
3xEndurance Triathlon: This is a relay race where each team sends in 3 Pokemon to represent them, one for the Running marathon, one for the swimming marathon and one for the mountain climbing. Each leg last 24 hours.
Sky Battle Tournament: Each Team will nominate 2 Pokémon to battle in a Sky battle, only Pokémon that can mega evolve into flying types, have the ability levitate or are on the list of Pokémon capable of sky battling will be allowed to participate. 4 Teams will randomly be selected to have a third competitor entered however only the top 2 positions will be counted in the placements. Each Battle Lasts 24 hours.
Double Battle Tourney: Each Team will nominate a combination of 2 Pokémon to battle together as team mates in an 8 team tournament. Two teams will randomly be able to have two different teams in the competition, however only the higher placing team will be rewarded with Points. The Battling teams will be randomly divided up and square off against each other until only 2 are left. Each Battle Last 24 hours.
Single Battle Tourney: The Ultimate Battle Tournament and the finale, each team will select two Pokémon to represent them with the 4 lowest scoring teams able to enter a third battler to help them out. The Tourney will be a double elimination tourney. 16 will enter only 1 will win, and the points are Tripled for this event.
Event Selection Thread:
The team/ event selection thread can be found here. This thread is where users can choose which Pokemon represent them in events. By clicking any of the post Under team you can arrive at the thread.
The Current Event is the Run Marathon which can be found here . To Participate in this event go through the link and post your votes..
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