Spike Out Sepsis 2016

Benefiting: Sepsis Alliance
Jun 25
Hosted by:Sepsis Alliance
When:
June 25, 2016 at 12:00pm to
June 25, 2016 at 8:00pm
Where:
The Woodlands Backyard map 668 Grandview Ave Columbus, OH 43215
Contact:
Goal: $35,000
$8,752 4 25% Complete

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Spike Out Sepsis 2016 - June 25 at Woodlands Backyard.

Spike Out Sepsis is a unique 6-on-6 sand volleyball tournament designed to raise awareness and funds for Sepsis Alliance. Sometimes called blood poisoning, sepsis is the body's often deadly response to infection or injury. Sepsis Alliance aims to raise awareness in both patients and healthcare providers. 

Last year's Spike Out Sepsis was a smashing success. This year we will again be taking over The Woodlands Backyard in Columbus, OH for the 2016 Spike Out Sepsis Championship. 

Team Registration: The Team Captain will need to "Create a Team" and pay the $250 registration fee to fully reserve their team's spot. Registration includes 7 t-shirts for team members. Once the team fundraising page is created, individuals can then "Join a Team." The Team Captain will receive all email communications and will be responsible for passing on the information to team members, and gathering t-shirt sizes. 

Team fundraisers: Each team has their very own fundraising page. The team that raises the most money by June 25 will receive a FREE registration for 2017. Plus, all funds go directly to Sepsis Alliance to support awareness programs across the country. For fundraising tips and ideas, click here.

LifelinesThe funds raised by your team will be available to purchase lifelines during the tournament. If you raise $300, you will be able to use all $300 during the day of the tournament. Pricing information for the lifelines will be available soon. Previous lifelines have included:

  1. On the other hand, you’re really bad at volleyball – Opponent must serve with opposite hand for one serve.
  2. Are you just going to sit there and take that? – Receiving team has to start in sitting position and can’t get up until the ball is served
  3. Just take your ball and go home – Purchaser can choose one player on opposing team to sit out one point
  4. Let’s try that again – Last point does not count and is replayed

BONUS - Receive free lifeline money by signing up your team early! The earlier you sign up, the larger your bonus.

Teams 1-4 get a $75 bonus
Teams 5-8 get a $60 bonus
Teams 9-15 get a $40 bonus
Teams 16-24 get a $20 bonus
Teams 25-32 get a $10 bonus
Teams 33 and above do not receive a bonus, so be sure to register early!
 
(If you are team #5 to sign up and raise $200 online, you will have $260 to use during the tournament.)

Unique rules to maximize fun and hide lack of athletic skills: Check out the SOS2016 rules

Spike Out Sepsis Shirts - Order now! Limited edition SOS2016 gear for the whole family.

Auction Items - We will have a variety of items available as part of the silent auction. If you'd like to donate an item for the auction, please email Savannah at sstark@sepsis.org.  

Sponsorship opportunities – Our SOS sponsorship packages offer businesses and individuals an opportunity to gain exposure as outstanding members and supporters of our community. We have developed a set of sponsorships for all budgets and commitment levels that can be downloaded here. Please contact Savannah at sstark@sepsis.org to learn more and become a sponsor. 

Volunteer - If you'd like to volunteer to help set up, keep score, or anything in between, please contact Savannah at sstark@sepsis.org.

You don't have to play to have fun! We will have a 50/50 raffle, silent auction, kids activities, food and drinks.


Thank you to our sponsors:

National Presenting

National Contributing Sponsors

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