Campus Life

IGNITE Winter Pool Tournament

This is your cue.

Monday Jan. 21, 2019 | 12 p.m. | Register below

IGNITE Games Room (North KX101 and Lakeshore K Basement)

Sure, you could study between classes, but did you know we have a Games Room? Take your love for pool to the next level at IGNITE’s 2019 Pool Tournament. Shoot pool, meet awesome people, and win some sweet prizes.

On Jan. 21, round up your dream team and sharpen those cues for an event you won’t want to miss. Tournament start at 12 p.m.

Register in advance at Eventbrite. Players must arrive before 12 p.m. to secure a spot in the tournament.

1st Place: Raptors or Leafs tickets

2nd Place: $50 Best Buy gift card

3rd Place: $25 Subway gift card

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Tournament Rules and Regulations

  1. Call your pocket: obvious shots do not need to be called but bank shots or combination shots need to have a designated pocket
  2. The table is still open if you sink a ball on the break
  3. No coaching
  4. Sinking the 8-ball on a break is an automatic win
  5. Ball in hand when white ball is pocketed or if it does not come in contact with other balls on the table
  6. When 8 Ball is the legal shot, scratching will not lost the shot
  7. All safety shots MUST touch the rail after contact

A player loses by committing any of the following infractions:

  • Fouls when pocketing the 8-ball
  • Pockets the 8-ball on the same stroke as the last of the group of balls
  • Jumps the 8-ball off the table at any time
  • Pockets the 8-ball in a pocket other than the one designated
  • Pockets the 8-ball when it is not the legal object ball

Frame of the tournament:

  • Maximum contenders: 16 per campus
  • Each round will last between 5-10 minutes
  • Entire tournament lasts approximately an hour

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