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2006 BIGS Seeds Men's National ChampionshipsDates TBA   Brandon, Manitoba

Participant Info

2006 Baseball Canada Senior Championship

Brandon, Manitoba

August 23 - 28, 2006

TEAMS:   (Players, Coaches, & Team Officials)

* Teams must be in Brandon, Mb on Wednesday, August 23/06

* Accommodations provided at the Victoria Inn (Host hotel) located at 3550 Victoria Avenue, Brandon, Mb  (204) 725-1532 or toll free 1-800-852-2710.

*  Rooms will be available from Wednesday, August 23 until August 29 (Departure morning of the 29th)

*  Transportation has been arranged for all teams (Players and Coaches ONLY).  Transportation will be available to and from the Airport and for all events during the Championship.

*  All meals will be the responsibility of the individual teams.  10% off breakfast at Host hotel for all Players and Coaches.   Further meal arrangements will be posted as they are finalized.

*  A Reception Banquet will be held at Host hotel Wednesday, August 23rd.  Complimentary tickets are provided for all Players, Coaches, and Chef de Missions, Umpires and Officials.

*  Games will be played at Westbran Stadium (Championship Field) and Kinsmen Stadium.  The fields are equipped with concessions stands, washrooms & first aid stations.

*  Opening Ceremonies 7:45 p.m. Thursday, August 24th.  All teams are required to be in full uniform.

MEETINGS:

*  The Pre-Championship meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 23rd at 5:00 p.m.  A representative from every team is required.  The meeting will take place at the Host hotel.

UMPIRES:

*  Umpires must be in Brandon by 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2006.  The pre-tournament meeting will be determined by the supervisors.

*  Accommodations for umpires have been arranged for at a hotel near Westbran Stadium.  They will be situated away from the players.

*  Earlier arrivals and later departures must be made known to the Organizing Committee.

*  Transportation for umpires to and from the airport and to and from games during the Championship will be taken care of by the Host organization.

*  Umpires will be given a Meal Per Diem by the Host Committee to cover the meal costs during the Championship. 

GUESTS:

*  The Victoria Inn has a limited number of rooms available for out of town spectators.  Those rooms are on a first come first served basis.  All others will be directed to the Royal Oak Inn. 

Game Tickets are as follows:

    Tournament Passes:   Adult - $35  

    Day Passes:  Adult - $10

    Game Passes:  $5

HOST CONTACT:

*  All inquiries for the Senior Championship can be directed to Barry Wowk at bwowk@westman.wave.ca

SPONSORS;

Baseball Canada National Sponsors

        Easton (bat and gloves)

        All-Star (catchers equipment)

        Rawlings (baseballs)