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2013 Masters National Festival
 2013 Masters National Festival
Date/Time:Friday, Jun. 7, 2013 (8:00 AM) - Sunday, Jun. 9, 2013 (6:00 PM)
Host:USA Water Polo
Tournament Details
Tournament Description

Welcome to the inaugural 2013 Masters National Festival tournament held in conjunction with the Masters National Championship. This tournament has two divisions; Inner-tube and YOLO (beach rules). For the 2013 Masters National Championship, please click here.

Entry Deadline: Friday, May 17, 2013 at 9:00 p.m.

Entry Fee: $500 (Paid in full or 50% due at time of entry and remaining 50% due before roster deadline)

Roster Deadline: Friday, May 24, 2013 at 9:00 p.m.

Roster Lockdown: Friday, May 31, 2013 at 9:00 p.m.

*Any changes made between May 24th and May 31st will be subject to a $100 late roster fee.

Masters Festival Tournament Format:

- Age as of 12/31/13

- 15 athletes per team max

- Silver level membership required

- Photo ID checks prior to each game to match verified roster

- Social tournament; for teams and athletes who would like to enjoy the game in a more relaxed, social environment.

- Shorter courses, shorter quarters.

YOLO Division:

Mixed age divisions (5 teams per division; cannot play outside age group)


30 -45



Tournament rules:
- Live substitution from defensive half, direct shot after foul outside 5 meters. Direct shot also allowed from corner throw. Exclusions touch either defensive corner and return to play immediately. No stopping after goal.
- First team to score 5 goals wins game. Short rest between games
- First team to win 3 games will win the match
- If 45 minutes expires before match has ended, team with most wins advances.
- If the current game is tired, then a penalty shootout of 3 shots per team will decide match.
- When deciding matches after 40 minutes has expired, match will be decided when a team is leading by one game. Three games do not need to be completed.
- If match ends prior to 40 minutes, then teams may play exhibition scrimmages until end of 40 minute time period, leaving 10 minutes for transition to the next game
- 40 minutes to play best of 5 games. Running clock, 4 field players and 1 goalkeeper
- 20 yard courses with small goals; size 4 ball

Inner-tube Division:
Open, mixed division; minimum 5 teams
Women’s goals count for 2 points
25 yard course, size 4 ball
- 6 field players, and 1 goalkeeper per team
- Four 8-minute running periods with 2 minute breaks between periods

Location & Contact Information
Pool SiteRiverside Community College
4800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA  92506
Tournament ContactClaudia Dodson
Other Information/Notes
Host Hotels:
Mission Inn Hotel & Spa Deluxe - $139 To Book - Please call 800-843-7755 ex. 850 to book a room reservations and mention USAWP to receive the room rate above.

Hyatt Place King - $104 To Book - 1. Online via and entering Group#: G-USAW 2. Calling Reservations at 1-888-HYATT-HP and mentioning Group Code: G-USAW The cut-off date to get reservations made and to obtain this special rate is May 16, 2013. Any reservations booked after this date are subject to availability and there is no guarantee that the discounted rate will be available.

Marriott Riverside Single/Double - $95 To book - Please visit:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ontario Airport
Notes: 2 Queen Doubles $89.99*/night *Includes Hot Breakfast Buffet, Shuttle Service within 9 mile radius, Complimentary WiFi and Complimentary Parking
To book: Online: Call: 1-877-834-3613 and Mention "'2013 USA Water Polo"
Hotel Contact: Cianna Fige, Sales Manager
909-930-5555 Ext 729
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