As the feature event of the November MN Monthly,
The 2018 Minnesota Cup!!!
What: Team-Based Foosball Tournament played on T3000 Tornadoes
When: Saturday November 3rd Where: Jimmy's Pro Billiards 4040 Central Ave NE Columbia Heights
Schedule: Qualifying Round: 2:00 - 5:30pm Semi-Final/Final Round: ~7pm start Entries: $15 per player; $10 reduced entry for (1) beginners and (2) players on an exclusively regional team (e.g. a 'St. Cloud' team; 'Stillwater' team, NE Mpls Team, etc. -- TD's judgment on 'regional' status is final).
Teams: -Teams consist of 4-5 players. - Rotation Rule: No player can play their second event until their teammates have all played their first (or third until their teammates have played their second, etc). - Regional/Scene-based teams are encouraged but not required (see above). - No more than 2 pro's per team. (Pro status at TD Discretion) - Pre-registration encouraged, but not required. - Event will be capped at 8 teams so, pre-register! - For non-MN residents to participate, they must have played in at least two MN-local events since the last MN Cup. Maximum of 2 non-MN players per team.
Winnings: -100% Payout plus $150 kick-in; 70% First; 30% 2nd. (If 7 or more teams money back for third). Medals and T-shirts for all finalists. Champions possess the illustrious traveling 'Minnesota Cup' for the next year.
Match Format: This is contingent on number of teams; all teams can expect to be playing throughout the Qualifying Round (2-5:30 pm); at which point we will narrow it down to 2-4 teams (by number of event wins across matches). 7-8 Teams - Each team faces 3-4 others in shortened matches
5-6 Teams - Each team faces 3-4 others in multiple 2/3 matches. 3-4 Teams - Round Robin
Qualifying Round will involve the following formats: - Singles - Doubles - Singles Triathlon (GW, FSO, Singles) - Doubles Triathlon (ITSF, Lott's Revenge, ITSF Speedball) - Doubles - Team Rondo
To Register, just contact Skip by phone, in person, on this forum, or on Facebook with the names of your 4-5 players. A captain can reserve a spot when they have at least 3 players on board.