Cupsaw Weekend FAQs

Remember only Cupsaw Lake members can be recognized as winners.

Friday

Big Splash/Little Splash: Open to both kids and adults. See who can make the biggest or the littlest splash.

Saturday

Adult Lake Swim:  Swim from the dam to the diving boards. Every swimmer must have a boater alongside them, regardless of their swimming ability.

Kids Triathlon:  Pre-registration by Friday at 8:00 PM is required.  The 5 or 6-year-olds do not leave the Cupsaw property.  Our 7 or 8-year-olds must have a responsible adult on the course with them.  All participants must have a shirt to wear during the race to pin their number on and must be at the lake by 10:00 AM to register.  There will be adults along the course to help the kids if they need it.  All riders, including adults, must wear helmets.  Only Cupsaw member kids may participate in this event.

Sand Games, Swimming, and Diving:  All Cupsaw members (adults and kids) are encouraged to participate in all the events.  Guests are welcome to play but are not eligible to win. Swim races include a kickboard race for the little ones, family relay, friends relay, and counselor/guard relay.

Adult Volleyball:  Please form teams prior to Saturday evening. All teams must have at least 2 women.  Teams may not have any more than two non-Cupsaw members. All players must be college age or over.  

Sunday   

Kids Lake Swim:  Swim from the dam to the diving boards. Every swimmer must have a boater alongside them, regardless of their swimming ability. Kids must complete a buoy swim test with a counselor prior to entering the race.

Teen Volleyball and Kid’s Newcombe tournament:  Volleyball and Newcombe teams should have 6-7 players. Teens must be entering 8th grade and no older than entering senior year of high school.  Only one non-Cupsaw member is allowed per team.  Newcombe players must be entering 4th through entering 8th grade.  

Cupsaw Weekend Volleyball Information

Adult Volleyball

  • Games begin on Saturday evening at 6:00 PM 
  • Please form teams prior to Saturday night
  • All teams must have at least 2 woman
  • Teams may not have more than 2 non-Cupsaw members
  • All players must have graduated high school

Teen Volleyball

  • Games begin on Sunday at 6:00 PM
  • Please register teams by Saturday at noon
  • All players must be entering 8th grade through entering 12th grade
  • Teams may only have 1 non-Cupsaw member on the team
  • Teams should have 6 or 7 players

Kid’s Newcombe

  • Games begin on Sunday at 12:30
  • Please register teams by Saturday at noon
  • All players must be entering 4th grade through entering 8th grade
  • Teams may have 1 non-Cupsaw member on the team
  • Teams should have 6 or 7 players

Lake Swim Requirements

Pre-registration required. Participants in the kid’s swim must have passed the buoy swim test in order to participate.

Join us for this great Cupsaw Weekend Tradition.  For the safety of all of our swimmers, there are some requirements for the boaters and the swimmers:

  • All Swimmers must have a boater for the entire swim.  
  • All boaters for the adult swim must be 15 years of age or older
  • All boaters for the kid’s swim must be 18 years of age or older or be lifeguard certified.
  • All kid swimmers 13 and under must pass a swim test to the buoy before Cupsaw Weekend. There will be opportunities during swim lessons or outside of swim lessons for this test.

Twelfth Annual Kid’s Triathalon

Saturday, August 6 @ 11:00 AM

Pre-registration required.


Event Distances:

5 & 6-year-olds:  shallow end swim to rope, bike 2 laps around the parking lot circle, run 1 lap

7 & 8-year-olds: 25-meter swim, 1-mile bike, ½ mile run (Cupsaw Dr, Duffy Rd, Kraft Pl, Walker Dr)

9 & 10-year-olds: 50-meter swim, 2-mile bike, ½ mile run (Cupsaw Dr, Duffy Rd, Kraft Pl, Walker Dr)

11 & 12-year-olds: 50-meter swim, 2-mile bike, 1-mile run (Cupsaw Dr, Duffy Rd, Kraft Pl, Walker Dr)

13 & 14-year-olds: 100-meter swim, 3-mile bike, 1-mile run (Cupsaw Dr, Duffy Rd, Kraft Pl, Walker Dr)

ALL participants must wear a bike helmet on the course, including adults.  NO EXCEPTIONS

All participants between 7 and 8 years old must have an adult accompany them on the bike and run. NO EXCEPTIONS!

Check-in is at 10:00 AM. Come pick up your number, set up your bike, and get the race instructions.  The race will start promptly at 11:00 AM sharp!  All participants must be wearing a shirt to pin their number on.

Volunteers are needed. Please contact Tricia Siegel (201) 906-9073 or triciasiegel31@gmail.com to help, or if you have questions.  

Route:

** Each 1-mile loop is the entire loop as shown in the image. Participants enter the parking lot to turn around for the next loop (2 miles=2 loops, 3 miles=3 loops)**

**The ½ mile loop turns around at the corner of Walker & Kraft, shortly after turning onto Kraft. It will be clearly marked**

Route:

  • LEFT out of the Cupsaw Lake parking lot
  • RIGHT on Duffy
  • RIGHT on Kraft Place (*1/2 mile runners will turn around at the intersection of Kraft & Walker)
  • LEFT on Hare and continue LEFT on Walker Drive
  • RIGHT on Kraft
  • LEFT on Duffy
  • LEFT on Cupsaw
  • RIGHT into Cupsaw Lake parking lot

Cupsaw Weekend 2022 Schedule

Friday, August 5 – Sunday, August 7

Cupsaw Weekend 22

Friday

6:00 PM – Music by Gridline

6:00 PM – Dinner – Polish Night: Pierogis > $12/meal, $6/kid’s meal. No pre-order is needed.

6:30 PM – Big Splash and Little Splash Contest – Sign up here

Saturday

9:30 AM – Adult Lake Swim – Sign up here

11:00 AM – Bake Off Entries Due in Kitchen

11:00 AM – Kids Triathlon – Sign up here

12:30 PM – Lunch for Sale. Hoagie slice and chips

1:30 PM – Sand Games (Sack Race, Egg Toss, Cookie Eating)

3:00 PM – Bake Off Judging

3:00 PM – Diving – Sign up here

3:30 PM – Swim Relays (Kickboard, Family & Friends, Counselors vs. Guards) – Sign up here

6:00 PM – Dinner – Tacos or Taco/Empanada. Pre-order and prepayment required. Order here by 9:00 PM Wednesday.

6:00 PM – Adult Volleyball Tournament (entering college and older) – Sign up here

6:00 PM – Awards for all of the day’s events

6:30 PM – Music by J Thoubbs

Sunday

9:00 AM – Yoga and Breakfast

10:00 AM – Kids Lake Swim – Sign up here

11:00 AM – Bocce Contest – Closest to the pallino ball on the bocce green – Sign up here

11:30 AM – Kayak and Paddleboard Races – Sign up here

12:00 PM – Horseshoe Competition – All ages. Free hotdogs if you participate. – Sign up here

12:30 PM – Kid’s Newcombe Tournament (Entering 4th through entering 8th grade) – Sign up here

12:30 PM – Adult Titan Pong Tournament – Sign up here

12:30 PM – Music by Shades

12:45 PM – Free Throw Contest – Sign up here

2:00 PM – Sailing Regatta

2:00 PM – Homerun Derby (Categories for all ages) – Sign up here

4:00 PM – Music by Garrett Gardner

6:00 PM – Teen Volleyball Tournament (Entering 8th through entering 12th grade) – Sign up here