Campus Life

Pool Tournament – September

Billiards pool. Not swimming pool.

Tuesday, Sept. 19 | 12PM

IGNITE Games Room

North and Lakeshore Campus

 

Calling all pool players! Sharpen your cues and get practicing in the Games Room for IGNITE’s Pool Tournament. On Tuesday, September 19th at 12 p.m. get ready to aim and take a shot at these amazing prizes:

  • 1st place: Leafs or Raptors tickets
  • 2nd place: $50 Cineplex gift card
  • 3rd place: $25 Ultimate Dining gift card

Join us at the North Campus Games Room (KX101) and Lakeshore Campus Games Room (K Building basement). Please note tournament will start promptly at 12 p.m. – any latecomers will lose their spot.

Tournament is free to participate in and open to all Humber and Guelph-Humber students. Registration is required. Please register below.

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 whit 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