Only 10 people allowed per team with two alternates. You do not need any organization affiliation to make up a team.
NO cleats or boots allowed.
All participants must sign a waiver form at or before the event.
All participants must have personal health insurance.
Judges have final say in all decisions for both game play and the event.
Teams will be disqualified if under the influence of drugs or alcohol. So, please do not come if under the influence of any substances.
Participants must be responsible for cleaning themselves before entering RIT housing. So hose down before entering the buildings.
Co-Ed teams must be composed of at least three females.
Only tuggers are allowed in the mud pits while their team is tugging (no playing in the pits allowed.)
Changes for the World Record
Participants are allowed to register only one team at the event. As per Guinness regulations, No player can tug for more than one team.
PLEASE COME PREPARED WITH SHOES. All participants must wear “Standard Tennis Shoes”. (No cleats, spikes, boots, sandals, flip-flops etc.) Those without proper footwear will not be allowed at the venue.
Participants will also be required to wear gloves but these will be provided for you.
Anyone leaving before their team is eliminated will not be counted towards the World Record. Please stay at the venue until your team is eliminated.
There will be Stewards in place at the pits to oversee everyone’s full participation in order for the record to be verified. Please make sure that your entire team gives an honest effort. (For example – Do not let go of the rope during the attempt.)