Models In Boob Tubes And Moist Mash Wrestle For The British Potato Council In 2000

London Mashed potato wrestling

 

ON October 9, 2000, Lisa Donner, 28, from Oxford (left) wrestled in mashed potato with Lienka Hanzeloba, 20, from London at the Hoop and Grapes pub , central London. The sport, where contestants wrestle in a “ring” of moist mash made from reject potato flakes, was officially launched today by the British Potato Council.

 

London Mashed potato wrestling

Yes. Incredibly, this was the way to sell potatoes.