In a lot of ways, it seems very silly and unassuming. After all, it’s ‘just’ a series of marble trials. Yet done with such rigour, seriousness, and with completely earnest commentary played totally straight that it is tough not to get sucked in… and even root for your favourite team/country. Totally fun to watch, and impressive to think of all the work behind the scenes to set it up and have it be so compelling. Here’s the first event of this year’s competition to get you started!