# Numbers

Crunching numbers is part and parcel of a tournament this size. We thought we’d post a few of the more interesting numbers from the tournament for your amusement!

**1** – the number of Belgian videographers present at the inaugural Golden Keg (thanks Get Horizontal!)

**2** – the number of litter-pickers the Eco Officer had to pick up rubbish with!

**2** – the number of sweet GK Five Ultimate flags we had flying

**2** – the number of Port-A-Fields we used

**3** – the number of parties we held

**4** – the number of continents represented at GK 2014

**4** – the number of Irish dances taught at the Saturday night party

**6** – the number of full wheelie bins of waste diverted from landfill

**7** – the number of Pitch Discs that vanished without a trace

**7** – the number of pitches we used

**7** – the number of games each team played

**10** – the number of people on the Golden Keg committee

**10** – the number of wheelie bins used at the tournament

**10** – the number of 25L water containers we had at the fields

**10** – the number of gazebos we used

**11** – the number of countries represented at the first Golden Keg

**11** – the number of Trad Music musicians who played in the Glimmerman pub at the Welcome Party on Friday night

**11.3** – the average Spirit score given at the tournament

**11.37** – the average points per team, per game

**12** – the number of Spikeball sets we used and/or gave away at the tournament

**13** – approximate number of minutes we continued to sing after the DJ turned off the decks on Saturday night

**26** – the number of volunteers, including score keepers, physios, photographers and more!

**29** – the number of postcards sent all over the world in the build up to GK 2014

**33** – the number of items in Lost and Found

**38** – the number of refuse sacks used at the tournament

**68** – the number of cones we used for the pitches

**70** – the total number of games played at the tournament

**80** – the scheduled number of minutes each game lasted

**140** – the number of Spirit scores submitted

**175** – (approximately) the number of people who learned the basics of Irish Dancing at GK 2014

**204** – the number of days between the first committee meeting and the tournament

**214** – the number of euros we raised for Ultimate Peace

**336** – the number of players who took part in the tournament

**336** – the number of Player Gifts were gave out – a green GK 2014 wristband and a James Joyce novel!

**640** – (approximately) the number of times our Irish Dancing MC Dee said the words “1, 2, 3” during the Irish Dancing

**1582** – the total of all the Spirit scores

**1830** – (approximately) the number of meals served by Costello Caterers

**5600** – the total number of minutes of Ultimate played (equal to 93 hours and 20mins!)