Mike N. mentioned Battle of the Network Stars in the comments, so I was inspired to dig up some classic footage on YouTube:
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Scott Baio is amazing on the obstacle course! The slo-mo replay is fabulous, and Howard Cosell’s play by play is sorely missed.
And this clip makes me think that it’s time for tug-of-war to make a comeback:
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Billy Crystal in a tug-of-war? Seriously.