The first leg of the Slam Festival tour went off as high temps attracted fitness enthusiasts to the new location on South Cronulla Beach. 84 teams entered the Social and Competitive beach volleyball divisions to compete on SLAMs iconic inflatable courts. Sponsors amplified the event with exciting activations including the H2Coco Coconut Toss, Rockstar, Paper Scissors Challenge Wheel, Schick Sailors handing out Razors and CLEO magazines a plenty as competitors mingled in between games. Every player received a BONDS+SLAM tank top although others preferred to stay in their creative costumes with its own Best Dressed comp awarded to 'SIMS characters.'
Major sponsor Corona Extra hosted the after party upstairs of the Cronulla SLSC in the "From where you'd rather be Bar." Champion teams were awarded giant cheques, trophies, and prize money. Results as follows:
Corona Cup - Coogee Bay Hotel
Competitive 4s Cup Winners - Mainly Manly
Social 6s Cup Winners - Pirates of the Volleybean
Social 6s Plate Winners - 2 Rows
Socials 6s Bowl Winners - Coogee Bums
SLAMs remaining tour is commencing in the New Year to Perth, Melbourne and Surfers Paradise. SLAM is also excited to announce it's first international launch to New Zealand. Head to slamfestival.com or @slamfestival.