Tony Buzan got the ball rolling by creating a World Championship of Memory, with national championships now in almost a dozen countries.

He won the event in 2006, but this year Josh Foer was just an observer. We can only guess as to how well he would have done against David Thomas.

Scott Hagwood giving some advice to Chester Santos.

Two class acts - Tony Buzan and Paul Mellor.

Four-time US Champion Scott Hagwood gets in a quick plug for his new book "Memory Power."

Scott Hagwood using his vast experience in memory and his excellent speaking abilities to do color commentary for the HD Net broadcast.

David Thomas hears a few words from memory guru Tony Buzan.



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