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2nd Annual Dodge For A Cause Beach Dodgeball Tournament

Our 2nd Annual, Dodge For A Cause Beach Dodgeball Tournament is back!

We are taking to the sand at Shefford Park on August 18th to battle it out for the charity of choice. Each team will choose the charity that they would like to compete for, if your team wins, the cash prize will go to the charity your team chose! There will be music, a fully licensed beer garden, games, prizes, and lots of dodgeball! Come check out Ottawa’s best outdoor dodgeball event!

TEAM DETAILS

Each team must have a minimum of 6 players with a maximum of 10 players per team. Each team must also have 2 men and 2 women on the court at all times as this is a coed event. This event is for ages 18+.

DIVISIONS AVAILABLE

We will have two coed divisions to choose from, Recreational and Competitive. Both divisions have prizes for the winners as well as money going to the charities of that team’s choice.

CHARITY PRIZE – HOW IT WORKS

Each team who enters the tournament will register with a charity that they are competing to win money for. If that team wins, a donation of $500 (minimum) will be donated to the charity of their choosing. The more teams that register in the tournament, the more prize money will be available for donation.

There will also be prizes for the winning team players!

TOURNAMENT DETAILS

When: August 18th
WhereShefford Park – Beach Volleyball Courts
Time: 9:30am-6:00pm (Recreation Division will be done by 3:30pm)
Cost per Team: $265.00 (Early bird registration $225.00)
Registration is open now! Early bird registration closes on July 1!

Each team will play a minimum of 4 round robin games as well as make playoffs.

Please Note:

Players can play in both divisions, however, recreational teams can only have one player from each gender on their team who also plays in the competitive division.

Download the Beach Tournament 2nd Annual Poster here

REGISTRATION STEPS

Step 1: Complete the online registration form
Step 2: Complete payment by using one of the following options:
A) Send payment of $225 (early bird) to payments@dodgeballottawa.com
       OR
B) Make payment using Eventbrite here

Use promo code EARLYBIRD to save $40 (available until July 1st)

Ottawa Qualifier Tournament – Team Canada

This past Sunday on February 12, 2017, Ottawa held the Dodgeball Canada Qualifier Tournament for the Team

Beavertails: Jessica Gray, Erin Mersereau, Lynn Kirkpatrick, Amélie Byam, Stephanie Ness and Connor Cooper

Canada selection process for men and women. Players from Ottawa as well as players from across Ontario battled for the chance to move forward to the National Championship Tournament and Tryout this April in Halifax.

We are proud to announce that the two winning teams were all made up of Dodgeball Ottawa players! Winning the women’s division was team Beavertails and winning the men’s division was team Fury

Fury: Joel Menger, Jeff Nuyens, Spencer Sarault, Kevin Wu, Mahmoud (Moody) Yusuf, Alex Savard and Chris Wood

 

 

 

 

Although these are the only teams that qualified to move forward, Ottawa players displayed tremendous skill and caliber throughout the tournament. We would like to thank everyone who participated and supported the teams playing.

 

CTV News as well as Metro News came out to catch some of the action.

Check out the video from CTV News which features interviews with Tony Nguyen and Lynn Kirkpatrick. Lynn was also interviewed by Metro News in their printed article. Cameo appearances from many other Dodgeball Ottawa players in both news links! Check them out!