Come play dodge ball during our open court times or join a league and play competitively!

For Dodge Ball Tournaments

How to Play

  • Must have 6 team members, additional team members for substitutions are recommended.
  • Uniform; all team members must have the same t-shirt color
  • Team must have a captain
  • Team name
  • Age groups:
    10-13 year old group – June 26th
    14-17 year old group – June 27th
    18+ age group – June 28th
5 seconds violation:

It occurs when a team has possession of all 6 balls on their side of the court for 5 or more seconds.
A ball cannot be held for more than 10 seconds by any one player.

Time out/Substitution:

Each team is awarded one 30 second time out/substitution.


If player steps on or over a boundary, the player is automatically eliminated.

*orange centerline: players cannot step on it or cross over it.
*Mesh wall: players cannot lose control and land over mesh wall area.

  • Be respectful
  • No trash talking or foul language (this will get you eliminated)
Live Ball:

A live ball is a ball thrown by a player and that has not touched any of the boundaries, walls, or floor.

If a player catches a live ball, the person who threw it is automatically eliminated and you get to bring back a team member (if you have 5 or less on the court).


A block is defined when a player has a ball in his/her hand and block a hit with it. If the player drops the ball while blocking a hit, he/she is eliminated.


Illegal moves:

  • You can’t throw a head shot (a ball thrown at the head.)
  • You can’t cross the center line, step on it or reach over it.
  • You can’t hold a ball for more than 10 seconds.
  • You can’t drop a ball you used to deflect another ball.
  • You can’t move into a ball that strikes the top or back of the head.
  • You can’t kick a ball.

How Tournaments Work

  • Double-elimination (which means you can lose once and still have a chance at winning something.)
  • Tournaments are refereed by trained park staff
  • Tournament entry fees are $10 per person: it includes 1 bottle of water, socks and 1hr jump after tournament.
  • You don’t have to be a league player to enter a tournament, but your 8-player team may only enter tournaments for your age bracket.
  • Tournaments may be cancelled if the minimum required number of participants is not met. If a tournament is cancelled, entry fees will be refunded.
  • Call us at 360-454-0099 or visit the park to register for a tournament.

Important Information:

June 17th: Final days to officially register on tournaments by bringing completed Registration forms to park and signing up teams.
June 26th: Tournament starts at 7pm (Teams must arrive at least 20 minutes before tournament starts.)

Tournament Prizes:

1st Place: Facebook recognition, 2 free 1hr passes to use any day of the week for each player of team. Also 1 trophy for team and 50% off entry for the next tournament.
2nd Place: Facebook recognition, 1 free 1hr pass to use any day of the week for each player on the team, 25% off for the next tournament.
3rd Place: Facebook recognition, 1 free 1hr pass to use any day of the week for each player on the team.

All participants will receive an Altitude Water Bottle.


Print and fill the registration form below