Sun, Oct 10
check in 9:30 am / play starts 10:00 am
finals predicted 6:00 pm
The new Funk Swingers format,
fresh off the creative factory floor for the second running..
6 games minimum guaranteed / 9, 12, 15 possible
$30 per player
Grab a coed partner and get to some Funky Swinging!
at Elk's Island Sand Courts
Oak / 64th Streets
He-Man / She-Ra dual net format
Straight Coed 4s + Reverse Coed 4s
men's height net + women's height net
- Sign up as a coed pair (guy + gal)
- 16 teams total in the field
- Teams are grouped into pools of 4 each round.
- All 4 teams partner with and against each other over 3 games each round.
- Teams finish 1st-4th in each pool by their win/loss record,
and advance by being one of the top 2 or 3 (depending on the round).
It's a blend of King of the Beach with Swingers.
- 6 games minimum are guaranteed.
9, 12, 15 games are possible for advancing teams
- Games are to 21 in Rounds 1 & 2
- Games are to 17 in Round 3
- Games are to 14 in Round 4
- Games are to 11 in Round 5 for the Final Four
1st place wins 4 new Molten volleyballs
2nd place wins Funk shirts
Welcoming all players B minor level and Up
- Understand the full rules of clean play
- Have some organized volleyball experience
- Be able to control the ball consistently
- Be mobile: able to move efficiently and get to the ball well (i.e. - you aren't limited to passing balls that land in your lap.)
- Have the endurance to play 7-10 games for 6 hours straight
- Deep sand in the play area, lovingly maintained
- Clean and even coverage LED lighting
- Ball catch netting all around perimeter with 16 house balls spread around
(never need to go chase a ball.)
- Righteous vibes, no cliques no dicks, groovy music, good times.
- Full bar just steps away with special volleyball service area with draft & bottled beers, mixed drinks, beer and White Claw buckets at excellent prices.
- Court side seating all around at bar and Adirondack chairs on the sand.
- BYOFOOD is A-Ok - Grub Hub / Door Dash your favorite food or delivery to the courts.
- Coolers with NON-alcoholic drinks are always A-OK at Elks Island
- Doggies on leash with good boy owners also most welcome
Join our Funk family, volley brother or sister!
1. Simba & Nala
Brad Kusay & Lex Baum
2. Super Smash Bro-tatoes
Alan Stury & Marissa Spangler
3. Artoo & Threepio
Tara Dactyl & Elmer Garcia
4. Shake & Bake
Oleg Shvets & Mersades Klein
5. The 928
Kylie Drake & James Tsai
6. The Hill People
Kim Cox ♪ & Josh Elliot ♪
7. Lilo & Stich
Rayell Leonard & Devin Pontigon
8. Fresh Meat
Dani Dreher & Rafael Lopez
9. Beauty & The Beast
Alyssa Rex & Dustin Waynick
10. Biscuits & Gravy
Abbie Spiek & Preston Lee
11. Tequila & Lime
Peggy Ploeger & RJ Morin
12. Mac & Cheese
Moose Higgins & Delaney Gordon
13. Appa & Momo
Andie Olson & Kory McCutchen
14. PB & J
Wendy Jilek & Kyle Smuda
15. Tazo & Astro
Gabe Mendoza & Christina Pillar
16. Michael & Dwight
Natalie Regula & Nic van der Knoop