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On the weekend of March 28 and 29, Major League Ultimate and the San Francisco Dogfish will host Mixed Greens, the inaugural event of the Coed Beach Ultimate Prize Money Tour.
The Dogfish have partnered with the City of Santa Cruz and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk to bring Mixed Greens to life at one of the most amazing beaches in the world.
The two-day tournament will feature 32 5-on-5 teams in eight pools with pool seeding determined by random draw. Pool play will take place on Saturday, and Sunday will feature single-elimination winners and losers brackets. At least two women will be on the field for each team on every point, offense decides.
Throughout the tour, the Dogfish will partner with local beach soccer and volleyball leagues. In Santa Cruz, the beach soccer partner Upper V Management Group (UVMG) will run the soccer tournament. San Francisco will also donate a portion of the tournament fees to a local non-profit in each location. In this first tournament, the Dogfish have partnered with the Bay Area Disc Association.
A cash prize of $3,000 will be awarded to first place, second place will receive $1,500 and the spirit winner will receive $500.
What: Mixed Greens Coed Beach Ultimate Tournament
When: March 28-29, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Santa Cruz Beach, Santa Cruz, California
Cost: $200 per team, $75 per person – Register before January 31, 2015 to reserve your spot.