Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Bentall FloorPlay 2012 - A Ball Hockey Tournament

Are you a sports fan? An aspiring hockey player? Someone who wants to make a difference towards cancer care in British Columbia?  If so, we need you and a team of your friends or colleagues to join us to help change the game of cancer care with the Bentall FloorPlay – A Ball Hockey tournament!  Support InspireHealth, Canada’s leading integrative cancer care centre, providing world-class survivorship programs for cancer patients and their families. www.inspirehealth.ca

To Register CLICK: http://Bentall-Floor-Play-2012.kintera.org/faf/r.asp?t=3&i=1046566

You will be playing for the coveted Bentall Cup … which looks suspiciously like the Stanley Cup … but nicer. The names of the players from the winning team will all be engraved on the Bentall Cup. The team that raises the most funds for Inspire Health will be awarded the coveted Bentall Shield.

Floor Play Hockey Tournament
Saturday, November 24th 
at The Bentall Centre Athletic Club
Lower Plaza of the Bentall Four
1055 Dunsmuir Street Vancouver

Tournament Details - The second annual Bentall Floor Play Ball Hockey Tournament will be held in the Thurlow Parkade of Bentall Tower Four.  Sixteen teams will go head to head in a 4 on 4 double-knock style tournament. Proceeds will go to InspireHealth, Canada’s leading integrative cancer care program.  

The event starts at 9:00 am on Saturday, November 24th. The first ball will drop at 10am. Complimentary refreshments and food will be provided for players in the Ringside Lounge. All participating teams will receive T-shirts, food, refreshments and a chance to win the “Bentall Floor Play Ball Hockey” cup. DJ Alltunes will be mixing it up all day to provide a festive atmosphere that will rock the downtown core!

Each team of 4 is allowed to invite up to three subs (who are included in the entry fee) to a total of 7 per team. Extra players are encouraged to make a donation to InspireHealth instead of a registration charge. The tournament will consist of 16 teams, the games will be officiated, played 4 on 4, and consist of two 10 minute halves.

Floor hockey players are reminded to bring a hockey stick and gloves . We encourage co-ed teams. Games feature small nets without goalies and non-contact fun hockey. Friends and family are welcome to play or just come and enjoy the event.

To Register CLICK: http://Bentall-Floor-Play-2012.kintera.org/faf/r.asp?t=3&i=1046566

The registration fee is $50 per player or $250 for a team. Please call the Bentall Centre Athletic Club (604) 689-4424 and ask for Robin Russell for more registration details or email cameron.a.hunt@gmail.com.  Invite your family and friends to come down and play. If you don’t have a team to join, then sign up as an individual and we will draft you to a team. 

The Bentall Floor Play tournament takes place on levels 1 and 2 of the Thurlow Parkade, which can be found on the cul-de-sac of Eveleigh Street, just off Thurlow Street between Dunsmuir and West Pender. You can also find the Tournament by entering the Bentall Centre Athletic Club, which is located in the lower plaza of the Bentall Four at 1055 Dunsmuir Street Vancouver. www.bentallcentreathleticclub.com