Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
2V2 Kiss To Make It Count Annual Valentine's Tournament
Ok gang !
Here comes the Annual 2V2, Kiss To Make It Count, Vanlentine's Tournament.
Get your kisser ready to pucker up, choose your consenting team mate and register here (email@example.com) on January Sunday the 18th ! (noon PST)
Opening up to to other clubs on January Saturday the 24th ! (noon PST)
This is a one day tourney with 4 game swiss rounds and top eight team single elim round.
Games start at 9am SHARP !
We will be observing 12 minute games with a 3 minute turnover as an average. That's roughly a 9 hour and 45 minute day.
Donations of prizes are rolling in, and we are organizing some food and drink stuffs.
This year's 2V2 registration fee serves 2 goals.
One is an item to donate to WISH (http://wish-vancouver.net/) in acknowldedgment of the Annual Women's Memorial March: "To grieve the loss of our beloved sisters, remember the women who are still missing, and to dedicate ourselves to justice."
Two is raising funds for permits and insurance for our summer tournaments, like No Fun City and East Van Crown, which we all enjoyed so much. We have to apply and pay for permits up to 6 months in advance. This tourney will help cover these costs!
The entry fee is $5.00 per person and one of any of these items to donate
Undergarments, socks, tights and pantyhose
Makeup and toiletries (new and partially used
Toothbrushes, toothpaste and mouthwash
Coats, hats and gloves
Shoes and boots
Umbrellas and rain ponchos
Bedding and towels
Books and magazines
First Aid supplies
Bus tickets for participants
Long distance cards for women to call home
Dress to Impress ! Costumes are encouraged !
There is also a dance Saturday night that will be spectacular, a prom type theme, and tickets will need to be purchased in advance (more info to come)
We really want to thank and acknowldedge our donours (updating) :
Bikes on The Drive
Turks Coffee House
Our Community Bikes
Kev and Sue
Bean Around The World
Strategies Games and Hobbies
Shelley and Pete for the cans !