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Welcome to the WAKA Founder's Cup Northeast Regional Tourney!
This is a one-day competetive kickball tourney on Saturday, June 4th, 2016 in Hartford, CT at Rentschler Field! The four semifinalists of the Northeast Regional Tournament will be eligible to receive an invitation to the Founders Cup National Kickball championship in Las Vegas on October 10th! In addition, the champion of this tournament will earn a $2400 CASH prize! (based on an estimated 16 teams) and a guarenteed Founders Cup invitation!
If you are looking for registration details on the fun, social, charity division tourney on June 4th, click here
|Tourney Date/Time:||Saturday June 4th, 2016, (9AM - 6PM)|
|Registration/Deadline:||Thursday, May 26th, 2015|
|Location:||615 Silver Ln, East Hartford CT 06118 (Rentschler Field) parking map|
$45/player on or before May 15th
|Uniforms:||Teams can wear whatever uniforms they wish. WAKA shirts are not required. (T-Shirts are not included with registration)|
The afterparty is FREE for all registered tourney players. This includes FREE beer and FREE drinks (all night), & FREE food!
|Summary Map:||Click here for summary map!|
|Facebook:||Join the tourney event on facebook and share it with your friends!|
Registering for the WAKA Founder's Cup Regional tourney is just like registering for a WAKA team. Think of this as like a "one-day season". If you are a captain, you'll create a friend group and then have your teammates register and select your team from the dropdown. Other important notes:
If you have any questions, contact the tournament organizer (Chad Martin, Chad@Kickball.com) and he will be happy to assist you.
8:00AM: Captains Meeting
9:00AM: Pool Play Round 1
10:00AM: Pool Play Round 2
11:00AM: Pool Play Round 3
12:00PM: Pool Play Round 4
1:00PM: Lunch Break
2:00PM: Elims Round 1
7:00PM: Post Tourney Party @ The Russian Lady! (see below for details)
-Each team will have 3 pool play games, with one bye round.
-Teams on their bye round may be required to ref the other games.
-Games will be 6 innings OR 50 minutes, whichever comes first.
The post game-party is a combined party with the CT Thunder, CT Lightning, & CT Star local WAKA Kickball, Flag football, & Sand Volleyball leagues (over 2000 players between all leagues!) This party is FREE for all registered tourney players. That is, FREE Admission, FREE beer and FREE drinks, FREE food!
Where: Russian Lady (191 Ann Uccello St, Hartford CT)
When: Party starts at 7PM, goes til 2AM
Details: The Russian Lady is one of Hartford's largest and most popular venues. We have reserved the upstairs Billiards room, the Vodka room, and the rooftop bar for our group. The rooftop also has a grill where they will be serving grilled chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, etc. Pizza will be available in the Billards room from 7PM-9:30PM. DJ's will playing on both the rooftop and the billards room starting at 9PM!
Are you an out of town team or just want a place to crash after the party on Saturday night? The host hotel this year is the Homewood Suites in downtown Hartford!
This is an ALL-SUITE hotel less than 1 block from our after-party location, across the street from the train station, and only a few miles from our fields!
To top it all off, we got incredible group rates of $129 for 1 King Studio Suite w/ pullout sofa (sleeps 4) and $139 for a 1 bedroom King Suite w/ pullout sofa (sleeps 4).
This rate also includes complimentary breakfast the morning. Click here to book your rooms(s).
Additionaly, there are 4 other hotels are in walking distance of the party (if the Homewood suites were to sell out)
Radisson Hotel Downtown
50 Morgan Street. Hartford, CT 06120
Residence Inn Hartford Downtown
942 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
315 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103
Holiday Inn Express Hartford - Downtown
440 Asylum Street
Hartford, CT 06103
Click here for summary map!
Don't Just Get in the Game, Be Part of the Game! This league is currently looking for volunteers to help make this season a great one! If you’d like to take charge, have a say, and become more involved in your social sports experience, contact your league representative and get involved today. No matter what your talent is, we have a space for you!
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Price per Player
Registration will close early if league capacity is reached.