Spring 2023 Qualifiers

Spring Qualifiers will start January 1st, 2023.

Your team will be put in a pool with 4 other teams. You will have the month of January to compete against each of the teams in the four sports listed below.

Points
Your team will earn points for winning individual matches. You will also earn points if you lose a match to encourage participation.

Rounds
After January matches are complete, pools will be shuffled and sports will be changed.

March will be run in a similar manner.

The top teams will have first rights to participate in the 2023 Spring Man Games event in Heber, Utah.

Event 1 - Bowling
Format: 4-man combined score
Location: Your choice

Rules:

  • Your team must bowl together.

  • You do not have to bowl with the other teams in your pool.

  • You will submit your team's best combined score in a single, 10-frame game.

  • You must submit a photograph of the full game for it to count.
    No editing individual frames (don't cheat).

  • You and your team may bowl as many times as you'd like within the month to get the highest score possible.

Pool scores will be posted at the end of the month and Man Games points will be based on where you placed.

Man Games points:
1st Place: 40 pts
2nd Place: 30 pts
3rd Place: 20 pts
4th Place: 10 pts
5th Place: 5 pts - must submit a score. If no score - 0 pts

Event 2 - Pickleball
Format: 2v2
Location: Determined by teams in your pool

Rules:
Two members of your team will play pickleball against two members of another team.

The two members of your team who play pickleball against a team may not play cornhole against the same team.

You may have different teammates play pickleball and/or cornhole against different teams. For example, Player 1 and Player 2 on your team play pickleball against Team B in your pool. Player 3 and Player 4 on your team must play cornhole against Team B in your pool.

Player 3 and Player 4 may play pickleball against Team C while Player 1 and Player 2 now play cornhole against Team C.

Best of 3 series
Games to 11, win by 2, cap at 15

Man Games points:
10 points for each match your team wins.
2 points for each match your team loses.

Event 3 - Cornhole
Format: 2v2
Location: Determined by teams in your pool

Rules:
Two members of your team will play cornhole against two members of another team.

The two members of your team who play cornhole against a team may not play pickleball against the same team.

You may have different teammates play cornhole and/or pickleball against different teams. For example, Player 1 and Player 2 on your team play cornhole against Team B in your pool. Player 3 and Player 4 on your team must play pickleball against Team B in your pool.

Player 3 and Player 4 may play cornhole against Team C while Player 1 and Player 2 now play pickleball against Team C.

Best of 3 series
Games to 21, first to 21.
You may go over 21 and still win.
No reset for going above 21.

Man Games points:
10 points for each match your team wins.
2 points for each match your team loses.

Event 4 - Basketball
Format: 4v4 Basketball
Location: Determined by teams in your pool

Rules:
The games are meant to be half court, however, if both teams prefer and agree to it, you can go full court if you'd like.

It is call your own fouls. Please remember the first rule of Man Games: Don't be an ass.

Best of 3 series
Games to 21, straight up.
2's and 3's

Man Games points:
10 points for each match your team wins.
2 points for each match your team loses.