Kate Kup

The KATE KUP Countdown: Is Here!

Registration for KATE KUP 2022 is SOLD OUT.

Please see below for the latest information for our PLAYERS

PLEASE READ this update carefully because there are IMPORTANT reminders and instructions.  And DON’T FORGET to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for photos, news, and updates.

PLAYERS PARTY

The party is March 3, at 3 Palms Grille, 6-10PM.  After waiting two long years, we are going ALL OUT!  Highlights include Live Music by Ramona and the Riot, the Tito’s Tee Time Challenge, complimentary Tito’s cocktails all night long, delicious food provided by 3 Palms Grille, a KRAZY Raffle featuring SIX prize baskets and some fun auction items…so BRING YOUR WALLETS because it’s a FUNdraiser!

Please note there is valet parking at the PLAYERS PARTY for your convenience.

TOURNAMENT

Parking

YOU CANNOT PARK at Oak Bridge Tennis Center or 3 Palms Grille on Saturday, March 5. KATE KUP parking and shuttle service will run from Aqua Grill parking lot in Sawgrass Village Shopping Center.  The shuttles are complimentary and will run from 8AM – 6PM to serve Players, Volunteers and Spectators all day long.

Aqua Grill is located at 95 Front Street in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. There will be ample signage and a tent for our shuttle pickup and drop off.

REGISTRATION BEGINS PROMPTLY AT 9 AM

Please check in AS A TEAM on Saturday at Oak Bridge Tennis Center at The Yards and arrive EARLY so we can deliver court assignments, distribute gift bags, and take Team Photos for the Costume Contest.  Thank you in advance!!

Complimentary water, snacks and lunches will be provided for all Players and will be located inside the Tennis Pro Shop.

Tourney Day festivities include complimentary stretches by StretchLab, a Champagne Tent and Beer Garden, and food provided by TacoLu and the Bearded Pig. We also have a KYDS Zone featuring an inflatable slide and bounce house, photobooth, face painter, balloon artist, games, and an ice cream truck.  It’s gonna feel like a carnival, so invite your friends and family to come on out and enjoy the day with us!

KATE KUP Fundraising

Learderboard

1. EAT FUZZ$12,250
2. RACQUET SCIENTISTS$8,435
3. BACKHANDED COMPLIMENTS$5,340
4. CHICKS WITH STICKS$5,000
5. PARTY IN THE BACK$2,500
6. SUPER FRIENDS$2,195
7. LUCK OF THE DRAW$2,000
8. DEUCE BIGELOW$1,800
9. 3 LITTLE "BEARDED" PIGS $1,800
10. TRIPLE SHOTS$1,550
11. THE HEAVY HITTERS$1,500
12. COPS AND LOBBERS$1,350
13. OVER SERVED$1,000
14. SURGICAL PRECISION$500
15. BABY GOT BACKHAND$300
16. THE MOOD SWINGS$250
17. PONTE VEDRA SERVERS$250
18. THE COURT JESTERS$250

TEAM FUNDRAISING COMPETITION

These teams have raised over $48,000!!  You guys are AMAZING!!!  This nearly funds an ENTIRE RESEARCH PROJECT!  The Top 10 Fundraising Teams WIN a Private Rooftop Party at O-Ku Sushi!!  Details coming soon…

THANK YOU!!

Thank you for registering to play in the KATE KUP and supporting our mission to find safer, smarter treatments for childhood cancer.  We are deeply grateful and can’t wait to celebrate with you THIS WEEK.