Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
Battle for the Midwest 2
Mankato, MN will be hosting the Battle for the Midwest 2 on April 13th-14th.
Location and Amenities:
We will be coordinating with the local curling club to utilize their space after the ice is melted for the year. This location is heated indoors and includes high-bandwidth live streaming capabilities, a kitchen for full food service, a large elevated common area for watching games, open 24 hours to players and a bar stocked with schell's on tap.
$40 Per Player
The registration fee will include a wristband for beer all weekend. We will also be providing 3 full meals Saturday, and 2 or 3 meals on Sunday. The rest of the money will go towards cash prizes, and we'll be raffling a ton of stuff to raise more money for cash prizes. There will be live music at the court as well.
Registration Party: Friday 6pm - 10pm.
10 Teams. 7+X players.
Saturday: Round Robin Groups. 4 Games. 20 Minute Halves. AM starts 8AM - 3:30PM. PM starts 3:30 - Midnight.
Sunday: Single Elim Bracket. 25 Minute Halves. Final game will be 3 20 Minute Periods
Mankato, MN (Confirmed - Blue)
Minneapolis, MN (Confirmed - Black, white alt)
Columbia, MO (Confirmed - White/Red or whatever they decide to wear)
Michigan United (Confirmed - Color?)
Indiana United (Confirmed - Yellow)
Lexington, KY (Confirmed - Orange/Grey)
Milwaukee, WI (Confirmed - Green/Yellow/White)
Chicago, IL (Confirmed)
Winnipeg, Manitoba (Confirmed! - Hawaiian)
If you have any thoughts, concerns or suggestions feel free to email me.