Cintron SportsFest presents ‘Dodgeball Mania a Celebration of Sports Party’ on January 26, 2012 at the Scotiabank Convention Centre
Friday, January 18, 2012 (Niagara Falls) – The pain is just a temporary sacrifice for the sweet and everlasting taste of pride and glory. For true die-hard Dodgeball fans and athletes, ‘Dodgeball Mania’ is a celebration of the popular playground game – and now – a professional sport. Registered participants will take to the courts for one full day of recreational and competitive games at the Scotiabank Convention Centre, in Niagara Falls (SCCN), on Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 10am to 5pm.
Hundreds of participants are scheduled to compete throughout the day in the Centre’s spacious 81,000 sq. ft. Exhibit Hall. In addition to the opportunity to showcase athletic prowess, registered participants will compete for a number of tournament cash and prizes. Award categories for the participants include: ‘Best Team Spirit,’ ‘Best Team Costume’ and ‘Best Team Sportsmanship.’ All participants will receive an Experience Niagara goody bag presented by Cintron SportsFest Niagara as well as an evening of live musical entertainment that will kick off at 8pm with, ‘DJ Skratch Bastid’ and special guests, ‘Keys N Krates’ and ‘BADBADNOTGOOD.’
Cintron SportsFest Niagara, created in 2008 by the CAA Winter Festival of Lights and Niagara Sports Commission and Regional Sports Organizations (RSOs) was developed as an initiative to improve Sports Tourism in the Niagara region. As ‘Dodgeball Mania a Celebration of Sports Party’ prepares to welcome screaming fans and hardcore athletes to the SCCN, Ball Hockey International St. Catharines (BHi) will welcome hundreds of hockey fans from all ages to the ‘Niagara Winter Classic Ball Hockey Tournament’ for a weekend of co-ed games. The events will take place from Friday, January 25 to Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 1944 Welland Canals Parkway, in St. Catharines.
Individuals or groups interested in participating in ‘Dodgeball Mania a Celebration of Sports Party’ can register online at: http://dodgeballmania.eventbrite.ca or by telephone at: 905 374-1616. Interested participants for the ‘Niagara Winter Classic Ball Hockey Tournament’ may register online by visiting: https://ballhockeyinternationalcom.secure.myhosting.net/WinterClassic/registration.html
About the Scotiabank Convention Centre
The Scotiabank Convention Centre, in Niagara Falls, Canada (SCCN) is the region’s largest meetings & events facility. Much more than any ordinary convention and meeting facility, the SCCN aims at becoming an innovator of the unconventional and a model of a new class of ‘green’ convention & meeting facilities committed to sustainability and community leadership. Located in Niagara Falls, Canada, a mere 500 yards from the breathtaking Canadian Horseshoe Falls, the SCCN draws from the magic of this awe-inspiring natural wonder, and Niagara’s rich history, culinary delights, and year-round cultural activities.
For more information, please visit the SCCN Website: www.fallsconventions.com or contact:
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