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STS Challenger Event Application

The Spikeball team is looking for awesome tournaments to sponsor and bring into the STS ecosystem! These events should be of high quality and larger in size. SAOs have priority but any organization can apply. There is no limit on the total amount of Challenger events, but we will choose events with geographic spread in mind.

Challengers (sponsored by Spikeball) --> Majors & Championship (hosted by Spikeball)

What is required?

  • Follow USAR Rules & Sanctioned Tournament Guidelines
  • Follow STS Tournament Guidelines (ex: Premier points for pool seeding)
  • Use for registration & tournament management
  • STS Membership for all participants, USAR Membership for all participants (US based events only)
  • Adequate amount of equipment and staff for a self-sufficient 100 team event
  • Spikeball as exclusive roundnet equipment
  • Spikeball branding on-site
  • Spikeball sponsor activation space

What is provided?

  • Extra Spikeball sets and balls
  • Challenger Medals
  • Marketing through Spikeball platforms
  • Premier qualification for STS
  • Points towards STS

What is flexible?

  • Pricing model
  • Prizes
  • Divisions offered
  • Tournament timing
  • Party
  • Coed on Sunday

Are you interested in applying?

Please send an email to with the following information:

  • Organization Name
  • Tournament Location (city/venue)
  • Tournament Date (top 3 choices - after April 1st)
  • Tournament Hosting History
  • Exepected Team Count
  • How will you make your event stand-out?
  • Any other information/videos/testimonials

Applications for the 2023 season have closed.