Recreation

Innertube Basketball Leagues

ACTIVITY

The game is played like traditional basketball except players are sitting in an innertube while floating in the pool.  Individuals without a team, as well as those with established teams are encouraged to try this novelty sport. A co-rec league is offered and teams consist of six players (3 women, 3 men).  Teams will play 3 weeks of round robin league play followed by a single elimination tournament.

 

ENTRY FEE

$100.00 per team

 

 ENTRY DEADLINE  

Wednesday, January 16, 5:00pm

 

PLAYING DAYS & TIMES

Tuesdays at 6:30pm/7:00pm or 7:30pm/8:00pm and Thursdays at 6:30pm/7:00pm or 7:30pm/8:00pm.  Games begin on Tuesday, January 22. Teams will be able to select their first round playoffs games on reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM using staggered access to bracket based on your record.  We will utilize reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM to manage the league.

 

LOCATION

Hec Edmundson Pavilion Pool

COMPETITIVE DIVISIONS

One open division will be offered.

EQUIPMENT

Swim suits and towels are not available at Hec Ed Pool; innertubes and other game equipment will be provided.

 

ENTRY PROCEDURES

Team captains must submit $100 payment & register their team on reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM prior to the deadline. Changes to the roster must be made on the last Wednesday of the regular season prior to the start of playoffs at reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM. Entries will be taken on-line on a first come first serve basis beginning December 26.  The Programs Office is open Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 5:00pm. Rosters are limited to 12 (co-rec) per team.  Entries will be accepted after this date if space is available. We will be using reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM to manage the league.

 

FREE AGENTS

The free agent program assists in helping individuals to become participants on teams even if they don’t know enough people on campus to form a team. All it takes is signing up on a free agent roster on reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM and attending the free agent meeting.

 

FREE AGENT MEETING

Thursday, January 17, at 4:00PM, Lounge, IMA Building. The meeting agenda will include the following topics: player eligibility, schedule information, protest procedures, rules review, and other important information that team captains are responsible for knowing. Team captains and players are asked to take the online quiz at reg.recreation.uw.edu/fusionIM covering program policies and league rules captains are responsible for knowing. Captains may elect to attend meeting if they choose to. The meeting is expected to last 30-45 minutes.

 

ELIGIBILITY

All Winter 2018 UW Seattle, Bothell, Tacoma students, faculty and staff IMA members are eligible. Faculty/Staff members must purchase an annual or quarterly IMA membership or pay the $40 Intramural Sports Membership for OUTDOOR SPORTS ONLY.Check the Intramural Sports Handbook for additional eligibility requirements.  Participants are limited to playing on only one team.

 

AWARDS

Members of the championship teams in each division will receive Intramural Championship T-shirts.