Event 1: My way...

Looking for not-so-expert solution for Event 1 in both categories? Wonder how one of the judges would do it, if he had a chance? Want to return favor and tell me what I could do better and what I'm doing wrong? Don't hesitate. 🙂 I decided it may be helpful to post my solutions before I ever see yours. Please find full article with lots of code on my blog. If you want to tell me you like/ hate this idea - please don't hesitate either. And now I move on to your work. Can't wait!