Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
SIGN UP OPENS.
Decatur Bike Polo's first annual Polo Shuffle Tournament. $10.00 per person. Friendlies Friday night. Shuffle Tournament all day Saturday. Admission includes lunch on Sat. Maximum participants is limited to ensure more time on the court. Sign up as individual, not as team.
Max participants may be raised depending on interest. Option to build new court or lights for night games.
30 players - not teams - to face off for D-town supremacy!
We will loosely follow the NAH ruleset.https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B-tj3tqs5MHTNWRmYTRkOWItOTliOC00NjFjLWFkMDQtYzZkMDEyODc3ZTkw/edit
Police yourselves - don't get your knickers in a bunch over something. At a minimum, just follow easy ten -http://www.flickr.com/photos/jehvicvbc/5832533432/sizes/l/in/faves-8394801@N06/
5 rounds of Swiss
Teams randomly chosen each round.
Matches result in winners earning three points, losers zero. In the event of a tie, all players involved earn one point.
Top 24 players advance to a double elimination bracket
6 people who don't advance will compete for the the highly coveted "I'm not DFL" trophy along with "valuable" prizes.
Double Elimination round
Teams randomly chosen during each round. Winners advance, losers fall to loser's bracket.
Final will be a team consisting of the three players who survive the winners bracket versus a team consisting of the three players who survive the losers bracket. Winners bracket only needs to win the first match to take the title.
Awards will be issued to winning team and person earning the most points.