About EPLFormat & Divisions

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5-Man Format:

  • 5 players on the field, up to 8 players on the roster
  • 5-minute games
  • Preliminary Round: Play one best two-of-three match against each of 4 opponents, minimum of 8 games, maximum of 12
  • One game point per flag hang. Two match points per win (obtain more match points than opponet to win), one match point for a tie, most match points advances.
  • Ties broken by most flags hung, then least game time elapsed in games where team hung flag.

Each team will play eight to twelve prelim games in the now familiar best two-of-three round-robin schedule but will now enjoy the same match scoring as the other RaceTo formats, earning one point per flag hang.  The team with the most flag hangs at the end of the three games will receive two match points while teams ending a match in a tie will receive one match point each..

 

5-Man Divisions:
Division 4 RaceTo-2 ($250.00 per team):

  • There may be no more than 12 people on a  5-MAN Race To-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 8 players, on a 5-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 5 staff members on a 5-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • Any number of Division 4 or lower players and up to one Division 3 player may appear on a Division 4 (5-MAN) RaceTo-2 roster.
  • Rosters can include an unlimited combination of D6, D5, and D4 players. 


Division 5 RaceTo-2 ($250.00 per team):

  • There may be no more than 12 people on a  5-MAN Race To-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 8 players, on a 5-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 5 staff members on a 5-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • Any number of Division 5 or lower players and up to one Division 4 player may appear on a Division 5 (5-MAN) RaceTo-2 roster.
  • Rosters can include an unlimited combination of D6 and D5 players. 

 

Master's Division +40 RaceTo-2 ($150.00 per team):

  • There may be no more than 12 people on a  5-MAN Race To-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 8 players, on a 5-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 5 staff members on a 5-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • Any number of players age 40+ years of age or older may appear on a Master's Division 40+ (5-MAN) RaceTo-2 roster.
  • Any player is eligible to compete in this division should there 40th birthday come prior to December 31, 2014.
  • Player ranking does not matter for Master's Division 40+  (5-MAN) RaceTo-2 roster.

3-Man RaceTo-2  

3-Man Format:

  • 3 players on the field, up to 5 players on the roster
  • 3-minute games
  • Preliminary Rounds:  Play one best two-of-three match against each of 4 opponents.  Minimum of 8 games, maximum of 12.
  • One game point per flag hang. Two match points per win (obtain more match points than opponent to win), one match point for a tie, most match points advances.
  • Ties broken head to head matches, then least game time elapsed in games where team hung flag.


3-Man Divisions:

Young Gun's Division RaceTo-2 ($125.00 per team):

  • There may be no more than 6 people on a  3-MAN Race To-2 team.
  • There may be no more than 5 players, on a 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 2 staff members on a 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • A 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster can not have any players ages 16 or older.
  • Player can not have turned 16 prior to competing in first event. 
  • Any player whose birthday falls after competing in their first event will be eligible to compete in the remaining 2014 EPL young gun events
  • Rosters can include an unlimited combination of ranked players ages 15 and younger.

 
Division 4/5 RaceTo-2 ($150.00 per team):

  • There may be no more than 6 people on a  3-MAN Race To-2 team.
  • There may be no more than 5 players, on a 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 2 staff members on a 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • A 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster can not have any D3 or higher ranked players.
  • Rosters can include an unlimited combination of D6, D5, and D4 players. 

 
Division 6 RaceTo-2 (beginners only) ($125.00 per team):

  • There may be no more than 6 people on a  3-MAN Race To-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 5 players, on a 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • There may be no more than 2 staff members on a 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster.
  • A 3-MAN RaceTo-2 roster can not have any D5 or higher ranked players.
  • Rosters can include an unlimited combination of D6 and beginner players. 

EPL Rulebook 2017

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