I’ve seen this mentioned around the web a few times [i.e. gizmodo], so I thought I’d throw my photos up. At events like the javelin, discus, and hammer throw, these little red remote-control cars had the duty and honor of returning said hurled object to the other end of the field. It was quite comical to see these things puttering around the green.


Now if I could just teach one to open the fridge…


Red RC cars wait for a discus to return


The thrown discus is placed in the red RC car for return to the front