Slip Cup Olympics

Slip Cup has many great features; when you add them all up, they make for a Legendary Olympics.  Olympics is a sacred pastime that has been enjoyed throughout the years.  Slip Cup has greatly improved upon this must have experience.  We made planning a Slip Cup Olympics as easy as possible!  There are lots of different ways to host this event, here’s what Slip Cup recommends.

Summary

Slip Cup Olympics is a competition involving teams (countries) playing multiple games in succession using a point to system to crown an ultimate victor.

Slip Cup Rules

Teams

Each team is a different country while the host country will be team USA.  Minimum of 4 teams are needed for this event.  We created a guide for 4, 6 & 8 team Slip Cup Olympics as well an 8 player individual event.

Players

There will be 4 players on each team; two girls and two guys.

Games

Round 1 (Team) Round 2 (Individuals) Round 3 (Pairs) Round 4 (Team) Round 5 (Individuals)

Round 6 (Pairs) Round 7 (Individuals) Round 8 (Team) Round 9 (Individuals) Round 10 (Team)

Point System

After each round (game) points are awarded to the top 3 teams; the team that came in 1st place would receive 3 points, 2nd place would receive 2 points, & 3rd place (1 point).  Tallying the total from all 10 rounds will crown an ultimate victor.  A tie will result in the top 2 teams facing off in Memory Cup.  A tie of 3 or more teams will have those teams facing off in Tipsy Tower.

Scoring Example

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Strategy

Each round requires different skill sets so you should plan ahead of when and who is going to play in a certain round because you want to give your team the best chance to win.  Everyone is going to be playing an equal amount!

 

 

Team Olympics (4 team)

Only 1 table is needed, but 2 will make the bracket rounds go faster! 4 balls, 20 or 40 cups & 20 or 40 Slip Cups depending on how many tables you use.

Round 1 (Team)

Game will be King of the Cups.  Everyone will play; total the collected cups as a team.

Round 2 (Individuals)

Game will be 4 Corners. One guy (1) from each team will participate in this event.

Round 3 (Pairs)

Game will be Tipsy Tower.  One guy and one girl from each team will participate in this event.

Round 4 (Team)

Game will be Team Flip Cup.  Whole team will participate in a relay Flip Cup match.

Round 5 (Individuals)

Game will be Stack Race.  One girl (1) from each team will participate in this event.

Round 6 (Pairs)

Game will be 6 cup Flip Pong.  One guy and one girl from each team will participate in this event.  

Use this Bracket

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Round 7 (Individuals)

Game will be Bounce Stack.  One girl (2) from each team will participate in this event.  Each participant will use 3 cups.

Round 8 (Team)

Game will be Mystery Cups.  Whole team will participate in this event. 1 player from each team will get 2 cups everyone else will get 1 cup, and in this event your team can score more than 3 total points.

Round 9 (Individuals)

Game will be 6 cup Rack Attack.  One guy (2) from each team will participate in this event.

Use this Bracket

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Round 10 (Team)

Game will be Red Pover.  Whole team will participate in this event. 

Use this Bracket

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OT

Memory Cup or Tipsy Tower

 

Team Olympics (6 team)

2 tables are strongly recommended!  8 balls, 40 cups & 40 Slip Cups.

Round 1 (Team)

Game will be Team Flip Cup.  Whole team will participate in a relay Flip Cup match.  Teams 1, 2, & 3 will face in each other on a table.  Teams 4, 5, & 6 will face in each other on another table.  Top 2 Teams from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 2 (Individuals)

Game will be Tipsy Tower. One guy (1) from each team will participate in this event.  Teams 1, 2, & 6 will face in each other on a table.  Teams 3, 4, & 5 will face in each other on another table.  Top 2 Teams from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 3 (Pairs)

Game will be 6 cup Flip Pong.  One guy and one girl from each team will participate in this event. 

Use this Bracket

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Round 4 (Team)

Game will be Mystery Cups.  Whole team will participate in this event. . Teams 1, 5, & 6 will face in each other on a table.  Teams 2, 3, & 4 will face each other on another table.  2 players from each team will get 2 cups everyone else will get 1 cup.  Top 2 Players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.   In this event your team can score more than 3 total points.

Round 5 (Individuals)

Game will be Stack Race.  One girl (1) from each team will participate in this event. Teams 1, 3, & 4 will face each other on a table.  Teams 2, 5, & 6 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 Teams from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 6 (Pairs)

Game will be 6 cup Mix Match.  One guy and one girl from each team will participate in this event.

Use this bracket

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  Round 7 (Individuals)

Game will be Bounce Stack.  One girl (2) from each team will participate in this event. Each participant will use 3 cups.  Teams 1, 3, & 6 will face each other on a table.  Teams 2, 4, & 5 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 Teams from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

 

Round 8 (Team)

Game will be Team Pong (Rapid Fire-4 Balls).  Whole team will participate in this event.  A team will be a color instead of 4 teams a color & a number (2 teams on a table not 4).  Two teams on a table at a time. 

Use this Bracket

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Round 9 (Individuals)

Game will be 6 cup Rack Attack.  One guy (2) from each team will participate in this event.

Use this Bracket

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Round 10 (Team)

Game will be Red Pover.  Whole team will participate in this event. 

Use this Bracket

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OT

Memory Cup or Tipsy Tower

 

  

 

Team Olympics (8 Team)

2 tables are strongly recommended!  8 balls, 40 cups & 40 Slip Cups.

Round 1 (Team)

Game will be Team Pong (Rapid Fire-4 Balls).  Whole team will participate in this event.  A team will be a color instead of a color & a number (2 teams on a table not 4). 

Use this Bracket   

8 Bracket Template

 

Round 2 (Individuals)

Game will be 4 Corners.  One guy (1) from each team will participate in this event.  Teams 1, 2, 3 & 4 will face each other on a table.  Teams 5, 6, 7, & 8 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 3 (Pairs)

Game will be Tipsy Tower. One guy and one girl from each team will participate in this event.  Teams 1, 2, 5 & 6 will face in each other on a table.  Teams 3, 4, 7 & 8 will face in each other on another table.  Top 2 Teams from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 4 (Team)

Game will be Team Flip Cup.  Whole team will participate in a relay Flip Cup match.  Teams 1, 3, 5 & 8 will face in each other on a table.  Teams 2, 4, 6 & 7 will face in each other on another table.  Top 2 Teams from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 5 (Individuals)

Game will be Stack Race.  One girl (1) from each team will participate in this event. Teams 1, 4, 5 & 7 will face each other on a table.  Teams 2, 3, 6 & 8 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 6 (Pairs)

Game will be 6 cup Flip Pong.  One guy and one girl from each team will participate in this event. 

Use this Bracket

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  Round 7 (Individuals)

Game will be Bounce Stack.  One girl (2) from each team will participate in this event. Each participant will use 3 cups.  Teams 1, 4, 6 & 8 will face each other on a table.  Teams 2, 3, 5 & 7 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 8 (Team)

Game will be Mystery Cups.  Whole team will participate in this event. . Teams 1, 2, 7 & 8 will face in each other on a table.  Teams 3, 4, 5 & 6 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 Players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.  1 player from each team will get 2 cups everyone else will get 1 cup, and in this event your team can score more than 3 total points.

Round 9 (Individuals)

Game will be 6 cup Rack Attack.  One guy (2) from each team will participate in this event.

Use this Bracket

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Round 10 (Team)

Game will be Red Pover.  Whole team will participate in this event. 

Use this Bracket

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OT

Memory Cup or Tipsy Tower

 

 

Individual Olympics (8 Players)

2 tables are strongly recommended!  8 balls, 40 cups & 40 Slip Cups.

Round 1

Game will be King of the Cups.  Everyone will play.

Round 2

Game will be 4 Corners.  Players 1, 2, 3 & 4 will face each other on a table.  Players 5, 6, 7, & 8 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 3

Game will be Tipsy Tower.  Players 1, 4, 5 & 8 will face each other on a table.  Players 2, 3, 6 & 7 will face each other on another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 4

Game will be 6 cup Flip Pong. 

Use this Bracket

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Round 5

Game will be Stack Race.  Players 1, 3, 7 & 8 will face each other on a table.  Players 2, 4, 5, & 6 will face each other another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 6

Game will be Mystery Cups.  Everyone will play (2 cups per person).  In this event your team can score more than 3 total points.

  Round 7

Game will Flip Cup (3 cups per person). Players 1, 4, 5, & 6 will face each other on a table.  Players 2, 3, 7 & 8 will face each other another table.  Top 2 players from each table will face off for places 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th.

Round 8

Game will be 6 cup Rack Attack.

Use this Bracket

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Round 9

Game will be Nine Cup.

Use this Bracket

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Round 10

Game will be Team Pong (Rapid Fire-4 Balls). 

Use this Bracket

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OT

Pro-Style or Tipsy Tower