30th Spitfire Challenge

30th Spitfire Challenge

July 29, 2016

The Spitfires are hosting their 30th Invitational Spitfire Challenge Wheelchair Basketball Tournament.

Date: Friday, July 29 - Monday, August 1, 2016

Haber Recreation Centre
3040 Tim Dobbie Drive
Burlington, ON, L7M 0M4

Registration Fee: $350 CAD per team
Registration is now closed.

Registration Information:
Please provide: team name, name of main contact person, and preferred method of contact (ie. phone, email) to Roni Furst.

Tournament Format & Schedule:

  • 5 teams per division
  • General IWBF rules
  • 14 point rule on the floor encouraged (but not restricted to it as long as both team coaches are in agreement).
  • Round robin within division with cross-over between divisions during playoffs (Sun & Mon). Minimum 2 games per team per day.

Competition will begin on Friday morning and continue with the championship games and all teams final games taking place on Monday August 1st, followed by awards presentations at the gym.
All teams will have games on all 4 days of the Challenge.

Host Hotel:
Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre
3063 S Service Rd
Burlington, ON, L7N 3E9

When booking rooms for your team, please advise the hotel staff you are with the Spitfire Challenge or quote booking ID #1613443 for these rates. There are a limited number of cots available.

If your team plans on using the tournament shuttle bus between the hotel and gym, we will only be picking up & dropping off at this hotel.

Sport Equipment Storage:
Arrangements have been made with the gym for sports chairs to be stored at the gym overnight. Feel free to bring a cable or chain and lock for your team's chairs when not in use.

Additional Details:

Roni Furst

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