Winter Tournaments/Paloozas

3v3 Basketball Tournament (CANCELLED)

  • Online Registration Dates:

    • January 15-22 , Register HERE
  • Fees:

    • All players must purchase a Rec Sports One Pass in order to participate. Must have either the Annual or Winter pass to be eligible. 
  • Tourney Date:

    • Saturday, January 26
  • Times of Play:

    • Starts after 10 a.m.
  • Location of Play:

    • ARC Main Gym Courts 3-4, Indoors
  • Leagues Offered:

    • Open, Women's
    • CoRec, Res Hall
      • Players may participate on a maximum of 2 teams. Teams must be from different leagues. 
  • Tournament Format:

    • Teams will be placed in groups of 3 or 4 and will play 2 round robin games. All teams will then advance to a single elimination playoff bracket. Playoffs may be split into Gold and Silver, depending on number of teams registered. All championship teams will earn Championship shirts. 
  • 3v3 Basketball Rules TBD

Table Tennis Tournament (Singles & Doubles) CANCELLED

  • Online Registration Dates:

    • January 21-28, Register HERE
  • Fees:

    • All players must purchase a Rec Sports One Pass in order to participate. Must have either the Annual or Winter pass to be eligible. 
  • Tournament Date:

    • Saturday February 2
    • Times of Play:

      • Starts after 10 a.m.
    • Location of Play:

      • ARC Main Gym Court 4, Indoors
    • Leagues Offered:

      • Open Singles
      • Open Doubles
        • Players may compete for 1 singles team and 1 doubles team
    • Table Tennis Rules TBA

    Poker Palooza CANCELLED 

    • Online Registration Dates:

      • January 28-February 6, Register HERE
    • Fees:

      • All players must purchase a Rec Sports One Pass in order to participate. Must have either the Annual or Winter pass to be eligible. 
    • Tourney Date:

      • Friday February 8
    • Time of Play:

      • Starts after 6 p.m.; all players must check-in by 6:15 to be eligible to compete
    • Location of Play:

      • ARC Ballroom A, Indoors
    • Leagues Offered:

      • Open 
    • Tournament Format:

      • Texas Hold'em No Limit Poker, with some Rec Sports modifications 
    • Poker Rules TBA

    5v5 Futsal Tournament

    • Online Registration Dates:

      • February 11-18, Register HERE
    • Fees:

      • All players must purchase a Rec Sports One Pass in order to participate. Must have either the Annual or Winter pass to be eligible. 
    • Tournament Date:

      • Friday and Saturday, February 22-23
      • Times of Play:

        • Friday 5-11 p.m.
        • Saturday 12-9 p.m.
      • Location of Play:

        • ARC Main Gym Courts 3 & 4, Indoors
      • Divisions Offered:

        • Open 
        • CoRec (3:2 gender ratio), Res Hall (no gender ratio)
          • Players may participate on a maximum of 2 teams. Teams must be from different leagues. 
      • Futsal Rules TBA

      Badminton Tournament (Singles & Doubles)

      • Online Registration Dates:

        • February 18-25, Register HERE
      • Fees:

        • All players must purchase a Rec Sports One Pass in order to participate. Must have either the Annual or Winter pass to be eligible. 
      • Tournament Date:

        • Saturday March 2
        • Times of Play:

          • Starts at Noon
        • Location of Play:

          • ARC MAC, Indoors
        • Leagues Offered:

          • Open Singles
          • Open Doubles
          • Women's Singles
          • Women's Doubles
          • Mixed Doubles
            • Players may compete for 1 singles team, 1 doubles team, and 1 mixed doubles team.
        • Badminton Rules

        Powerlifting Competition (Not offered this year)

        • Online Registration Dates:

          • Dates TBD, or the first 25 competitors, whichever comes first. You can register for the event online HERE.  Direct all questions about this competition to Reed Phinisey at rdphinisey@ucdavis.edu
        • Tournament Date:

          • Date TBD
        • Entry Fee:

          • TBD
        • Times of Play:

          • 6–9 p.m.
        • Location of Play:

          • ARC Main Gym Court 2, Indoors
        • Leagues Offered:

          • Premier: 3+ years of resistance training experience
          • Competitive: 1-3 years of resistance training experience
          • Recreational: Less than 1 year of resistance training experience
        • Format:

          • Will include all 3 lifts: Squat, Bench, Deadlifts
          • All competitors will be given a total of 3 attempts per lift
          • Prizes will be awarded to the top competitors in each division
          • Scoring will be based off of Sinclair (weight lifted in lbs./body weight in lbs.)
          • Scoring data will be kept private
          • All competitors will be asked to complete a weigh-in process by visiting the Fitness and Wellness Center during regular business hours the week of Monday, March 5. This process must be completed no later than Tuesday March 13 at 8 p.m. This data will be used in the scoring process only and not be released during the competition.
          • Rules and regulations will be covered in the pre-competition meeting taking place on the day of the competition at 5 p.m. in the Fitness and Wellness Center.
        • Powerlifting Rules TBA