Kickball365 OPEN Tournament
July 16-18, 2010
The second annual Kickball365 OPEN Tournament will be a 32 team pool play co-ed kickball tournament. 1st place prize will be $3000 (or more) plus 2011 entry fee to the winning team. Must be 21 years old to play. Teams must have at least 4 women on the field at all times and teams must consist of 8 to 20 players. Expect competitive kickball, food, beer, prizes, a after party at McFadden's, a massive DC United tailgate... resulting in an EPIC weekend!
The Kickball365 OPEN Tournament is the 3rd event in the Kickball365 Circuit. For more information on the circuit, check out http://www.kickball365.com/TheCircuit/. We are utilizing Kickball365's Official Circuit rules for the tournament. Each team will have a guaranteed 3 games to play. Once pool play is completed, we’ll proceed to a 32 team single elimination tournament.
Additionally, the Kickball365 OPEN Tournament will raise money to benefit The Hole in the Wall Gang Camps. Last year we raised $1,500.
Details are subject to change.
The rooms at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center are now available. Call 1-800-228-9290 and reference the Kickball365 room block to receive the group rate of $139/night. The cut-off date to call-in is Friday, June 25, 2010.
Hotel: Washington Marriott at Metro Center
775 12th Street NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20005 USA
Friday, July 16th
Meet & Greet - Presented by Iron Horse
(8:00pm - 10:00pm)
Where: Iron Horse Tap Room at 507 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20004
What: Pool Play Lottery, drink specials, and more. Come meet your fellow kickballers before the big event!
Saturday, July 17th
(8:00am - 5:30pm)
Where: DC Carter Barron Fields at 1698 Kennedy St NW, Washington DC. (Home of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic)
- Parking is available. There is no Metro location nearby, so please plan accordingly.
- Please note you cannot bring alcohol to the fields.
- You can bring a tent, but you cannot stake the tent into the ground.
- Please remember to bring plenty of water for the entire day!
- Lunch Options: Lunch will only be available to the teams that purchase a Lunch Package. We will not be selling individual lunch tickets this year. You either must purchase a lunch package as a team or be held responsible for finding your own lunch.
8am - Pool Play Slot 1 - 28 teams have played 1 game, 4 teams have played 0 games.
9am - Pool Play Slot 2 - 24 teams - 2 games, 8 teams - 1 game.
10am - Pool Play Slot 3 - 20 teams - 3 games, 12 teams - 2 games.
11am - Lunch/Pool Play Slot 4 - 32 teams - 3 games (12 teams will have to play; the other 20 will have byes).
12pm - Lunch/Elim Round 1 (Sweet 16 to Elite 8; may need to do consolation bracket for the 16 who don't make the cut but still want to play.)
1pm - Elim Round 2 (Elite 8 to Final 4)
2pm - Elim Round 3 (Final 4 to Championship)
3pm - Elim Round 4 (Championship -> Tourney Winner)
4pm - END
(1/2 hour of reserve time for COT games)
After Party - Presented by DCAfterFive.com
(9:00pm - 12:00pm)
Where: McFadden's DC - 2401 Pennslyvania Ave, Washington DC. 20037
What: After Party! McFadden's Restaurant and Saloon opened in the Washington DC area on St. Patrick's Day 2003 and has quickly taken its place among the premier Irish Pubs/ Restaurants and citywide nightspots. McFadden's is open for lunch & dinner with seating available for over 100 people. We have Happy Hour Specials Monday through Friday with a Live DJ spinning the hottest music Tuesday through Saturday nights.
Drink Specials: Free beer from 9:00pm - 12:00am plus $3 Rail Drinks thanks to DCAfterFive.com
Sunday, July 18th - "Sunday Funday"
Mimosa Morning AM
(10:00am - 1:00pm)
Where: Fire & Sage (http://www.fireandsage.com/) in the Washington Marriott Hotel at 775 12th Street NW, Washington, DC.
Transportation: Orange/Blue Line on Metro.
What: Mimosa Drink Specials for those of you brave enough to wake up in the morning.
Fire & Sage is a casual restaurant offering approachable American dishes with a studied simplicity and a handcrafted feel. The all-day menu features starters to share, hearty soups, fresh salads, sandwiches, brick oven-fired flatbreads and entrees.
Flip Cup Tournament & Tailgate with DC United
(3:00pm - 10:00pm)
Where: RFK Memorial Stadium at 2400 East Capitol Street NE
Transportation: Orange/Blue Line on Metro
What: Tailgate with your fellow kickballers starting at 3:30pm in the Parking Lot of RFK. We will have food, kegs, and tables for beer pong, flip cup, and more.
At 7pm we will walk into RFK Memorial Stadium together and watch DC United take on the LA Galaxy in a block section. At half time All Team Captains (those that purchase tickets) will be presented at half-time on the field. Additionally, the winning team from Saturday's event will be announced will also be presented to the crowd. Players who do not purchase tickets for the game will not be awarded free tickets. The cost of $28 will cover your ticket into the MLS Game and access to the tailegate.
After the DC United game we will have a chance to play a fun quick pick-up game on the field in RFK Memorial Stadium. No cleats allowed.
1) Team Sponsorship (Get TEAM logo on the T-Shirt!) for $25 a team. Team Captains who wish to buy a sponsorship will have their Team Logo placed on the official Kickball365 OPEN Tournament T-Shirt.
2) For more information on how to sponsor at our event, please email us at email@example.com.
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