INFO FOR NEW PLAYERS
Whether you're a new player interested in learning foosball or a seasoned veteran new to the San Francisco Bay Area,
WELCOME TO THE BAYFOOS FAMILY!
If you want to stay up to date with news, tournament dates, events, etc., make sure you do the following:
Kennedy's Irish Pub & Indian Curry House Restaurant
1040 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133 (map)
Tournaments: Every Thursday
Time: Sign-ups @ 7:30pm, matches begin @ 8:00pm
Format: DYP, $10 entry - (first time beginners play for free*)
Contact: Lih Chen @ email@example.com
Cuetopia Billiard Cafe
4700 Almaden Expressway, San Jose, CA 95118 (map)
Pick-Up Games: Most Saturdays (check SFFoos on Facebook)
Format: Various (Doubles, Singles, Monster DYP, etc.)
Contact: Min Wu @ 650-704-7284
40510 Albrae Street, Fremont, CA 94538 (map)
Tournaments: Every Tuesday
Time: Sign-ups @ 8:00pm
Format: Various (Singles, Doubles, Monster DYP, etc.), $10 entry - (first time beginners play for free*)
Contact: Phil Schlaefer @ 408-315-1965, Brian Eaton @ 650-335-5965
We also have occasional special tournaments at these locations, so please check our calendar often! In fact, the best way is to subscribe to our calendar so all our events will automatically show up on your phone / computer.
* Subject to tournament director's discretion.
LEARN TO PLAY
The best way to learn is come out to our local events and get some firsthand experience. We're lucky to have a great group of players who are very willing to show basics to our newcomers, so don't be shy. Ask away!
Several tour players have also developed some very useful tutorials for players of varying skill levels. We've listed some of them below:
BUY A TABLE
We get a lot of questions asking where to buy foosball tables and parts, so below are a couple links that we use when buying the following tables:
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1. I've never played foosball before or I have very little experience, can I come to the tournaments?
Absolutely! We welcome players of all levels. When you show up, just let one of us know that you're new and we'll be happy to show you the basics. In fact, first time beginners play free at their first tournament*! (* Subject to tournament director's discretion.)
2. Is there an age restriction?
No, we imposed no age restrictions. As far as we know, our locations also do not, but please double check by contacting the locations above.
3. I'd like to join league, where do I sign up?
We have a beginners league running from January 12 to March 7, 2017. For more information, visit our league page
. You can join at any point of the league season.
4. I have a different question, who do I ask?