I need some help finding the "official" rules for a waterfight, such as cable height and length.
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09-20-2007, 11:18 PM #1
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water fight rules
09-28-2007, 11:17 AM #2
Try these out I played "waterball" for years, great sport and alot of fun
8.3.1 Firefighters Water Ball
220.127.116.11. Maximum number of competitors shall be five (5), plus one (1) coach.
18.104.22.168 Nozzle pressure shall be 630 KPA (90 P.S.I.)
22.214.171.124 Time Limit Shall be Three (3) minutes.
126.96.36.199 CLOTHING SHALL CONSIST OF:
188.8.131.52 (i) Bunker style pants, coat and boots
184.108.40.206 (ii) Helmets
220.127.116.11 (iii) Gloves Shall be optional.
18.104.22.168 EQUIPMENT SHALL CONSIST OF:
22.214.171.124 (i) 60m (200ft) of 38mm (1 ½ “) hose.
126.96.36.199 (ii) 65mm (2 ½”) supply line.
188.8.131.52 (iii) 1-gated wye 65mm. x 38mm. x 38, (2 ½” x 1 ½” x 1 ½”).
184.108.40.206 (iv) 2-38mm (1 ½”) straight bore nozzle with 13mm (1/2”) tip.
220.127.116.11 (v) A ball of either 35cm. (14”) or 37.5 (15”) in diameter.
18.104.22.168 (vi) Cable of 10mm, (3/8”) diameter steel.
22.214.171.124 THE CABLE SHALL BE STRUNG AS FOLLOWS:
126.96.36.199 (i) 3m (10 ft.) from the ground to the center.
188.8.131.52 (ii) 33m (110ft) between the posts.
184.108.40.206 (iii) Stops shall be 15m(45ft) from the center.
220.127.116.11 The starting line shall be 4.5M (15ft) each side of the center mark on the ground and/or the cable.
18.104.22.168 The winner of each heat shall advance to the next round.
22.214.171.124 The final round shall be the best two out of three.
126.96.36.199 The heat is won by advancing the ball against the stops in the opponents territory. (this can also be based on time, IE: time ball is over opponents line)
188.8.131.52 In the event of time expiring the winner shall be the team who has the ball in the opponents territory when the whistle sounds.
184.108.40.206 The team may stand any distance behind the starting line at the beginning of the heat.
220.127.116.11 The nozzle men must cross streams over the ball before the signal to start is given.
18.104.22.168 After the signal to start, the teams may maneuver any place on the playing area.
22.214.171.124 Team members may change positions at any time during the competition.
126.96.36.199 DISQUALIFICATION SHALL OCCUR IF:
188.8.131.52 (i) The coach comes in contact with any player, the hose or the nozzle until after the final whistle is sounded.
184.108.40.206 (ii) The hose stream is directed at the opposing team.
220.127.116.11 (iii) The nozzle is dropped or thrown to the ground during the competition.
18.104.22.168 (iv) In the opinion of the judges, the nozzle man loses control of the nozzle.
22.214.171.124 (v) There is any interference by a spectator.
126.96.36.199 Only the team captain shall converse with the judges in the event of a dispute.[FONT=Times New Roman]Douglas R. Patton
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