In 2009 Rocky Point welcomed the first official Funkalicious Volleyball Tournament. Starting off small, Funkalicious Volleyball only had 29 teams the first year the event was held and this past October they welcomed 93 teams to this amazing tournament. Growing rapidly and becoming more than just a volleyball tournament, participants are sure to enjoy everything that is planned during this Funkalicious weekend. With 2 tournaments held per year, each tournament is given a specific theme and each team is encouraged to come up with a creative team name. The upcoming tournament this year is being held on November 9th at Las Palomas Resort. Competition in this tournament spans to all levels and no matter what your level of experience with volleyball might be, you can still compete in this tournament. This tournament is a 4v4 style play and you are allowed up to 4, 5, or 6 players on your team; if you would like to register click here. Registration opens September 1st and is $180/team. Check the website for exact details on a “funkalicious discount” that can get you up to a 50% discount on your stay at Las Palomas.
On top of an amazing weekend of competition, we still have yet to tell you guys about the best part of the weekend. Funkalicious Volleyball has 2 player parties for the participants in order to keep the excitement going all weekend long. The first party takes place on Friday night at the Phase II pool bar to make sure we kick off the weekend right and to wrap up the event come join the Funkalicious crew at 9pm on Wrecked at the Reef for the post party. All weekend long you can eat at the breakfast burrito bar for only $10/person and enjoy the 2 for 1 happy hour deal at the pool bar. With over $2400 in cash prizes and $2000 in sponsor prizes awards, don’t bring anything less than your A game down to Rocky Point on November 9th weekend. For a more thorough description of the structure of the tournament, rules, and any other details you may desire please visit their Funkalicious’s website here.