2017 Three Rivers Roleo- Professional Entry
2017 Three Rivers Roleo- Professional Entry
Event on 2017-07-08 13:00:00
FAQs This is a Level 2 USLRA tournament on spike logs. It will be a double elimination tournament. What are the goals of the 2017 Three Rivers Roleo presented by KRICK, LLC? Three Rivers Roleo strives to provide the best competition for both the on-site and the Fox Sports North and Fox Sports Wisconsin audience. Every effort is being made to provide safety and transparency, encourage sportsmanship, and consistency to all athletes and the enjoyment of the competitors, workers, and fans. The tournament also serves to promote the sport of log rolling, expand into new markets, and show support for our sponsors who make the event possible. What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? We encourage you to plan accordingly for travel interstate 90/94 will be under construction again this summer. Parking is available onsite at the event and on nearby streets. We would encourage athletes to carpool from the hotel. If flying, you may fly into the La Crosse Regional Airport http://www.lseairport.com/. What accommodations are available? The Holiday Inn Express in Onalaska, Wisconsin. For reservations call 608-786-6555. We encourage you to reserve rooms early. Ask about a tournament block when you call. What rules will be followed? This is a United States Log Rolling Association (USLRA) Sanctioned Level Two Tournament. All USLRA rules will be followed. Additional safety precautions will be taken for an area greater than three feet parallel to the dock. All logs will be 12 feet long. Each competitor will need to sign a liability waiver, media waiver, and Code of Conduct agreement when registering the day of the event. Draw: The draw will happen on Thursday June 29. All Competitors registered at this time will be in the draw. The brackets will be printed and included in the programs for the event. Any withdraw after 11:59 pm on Wednesday June 28, 2017 will be treated as a scratch as if happened during competition and USLRA rules will apply. Schedule: Saturday: 9:30- 10:30 professional athlete check in, 10:15 am warm up, 11:00 am start time. Match Order: Two docks will run for all competitors. We will alternate a round of women then a round of men. It will be scheduled so that the semi-finals for the women are followed by the semi-finals for the men. Followed by, the finals for the women and the finals for the men. We will go completely through the front side of the bracket all the way to the championship matches and complete all back bracket matches afterwards. A detailed schedule of match orders will be available in the competitors' area. (Same format as last Three Rivers Roleo). Do I need to wear my competitor shirt? Can I wear my sponsors' logo? Competitor shirts must be worn for all competition, awards ceremonies, and pictures. During competition you may wear your sponsors' logo with prior approval. Sponsorships are still being finalized and athletes will NOT be permitted to wear clothing or display other items which bear logos, marks, or other product identification of products competitive with any sponsors. (Current Sponsors include: KRICK, LLC, Kwik Trip, US Foods, Explore La Crosse, Fastenal, STIHL, The Insurance Center, Holiday Inn Express, Fowler and Hammer, UWL Alumni Association, Subway, Adoni, Duluth Trading Post, Gundersen, La Crosse Beverage, and Robertson Ryan & Associates additional sponsors to be finalized.) Please contact Katie Rick for approval via e-mail by June 30, 2017. Approval for the US Log Rolling Open does not mean you are approved for Three Rivers Roleo.Sponsor logos can be displayed on hat, calf sleeves, socks or shorts. Prize Money: Men's and Women's will each have a prize money break down as follows: 1st- ,000, 2nd- 0, 3rd- 0, 4th- 0, 5th- 5, 6th- 5, 7th- 200, 8th- 0, 9th through 12th- , and all competitors will be guaranteed . Essentially the higher entry fee much like a deposit down to guarantee you show up as the brackets are printed in advance. Why do we print brackets in the program? We find it increases audience participation and interaction much like if you do brackets for other sports? Once you show up and compete you will get your deposit back. TV: The Three Rivers Roleo will air on Fox Sports North & Fox Sports Wisconsin this year. This is a great opportunity for exposure for the sport. We request your assistance in making it a success for the sport. Draw: The draw will take place on a live Facebook Video Thursday June 29, 2017. Late registration closes June 28 at 11:59 pm CST. What do I receive for my entry fee? You will receive a moisture wicking shirt or tank. The chance to be on Fox Sports North & Fox Sports Wisconsin which airs to all Wisconsin & Minnesota and parts of surround states which increase your chance for personal sponsorship. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? E-mail Katie@kricklogrolling.com, threeriversroleo.com or call 608-769-3583.
at 111 Irvin St
Great River Landing
Onalaska, United States