DEADLINE TO SIGN UP IS SUNDAY, OCTOBER, 28th 2018.
GAME-TIMES TO BE RELEASED BY WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31sT 2018.
ISPS 2018 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
NOVEMBER 2 - 4, 2018
Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA
TOURNAMENT INFO SHEET
ALL DIVISION CHAMPIONS WILL RECEIVE 12 CUSTOM ISPS 2018 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP RINGS* (min # of teams required)
The 2018 ISPS World Championships (worlds.ispssoftball.com)
November 2 - 4, 2018 (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) NOTE: Depending on Number of Teams participating, this could turn into a 2-3 day event.
Mills Pond Softball Park and other venues (TBA)
It is estimated that 40 to 70 teams from throughout the world will be attending to compete in the ISPS 2018 World Championships.
Ticket Prices: Admission to all venues is FREE.
No charge for parking, adequate parking is available at the parks.
A Managers Check-In will be on Friday night, November 2nd, 7:00 pm, Location: TBD. A representative should check-in their team and pick up tournament information. ISPS Staff will be available to discuss the event and answer questions (no formal meeting).
Saturday 30 minutes BEFORE play at the ballpark, teams check-in together. Photo IDs (drivers license) are needed for the player check-in and should be with players at all times.
The tournament staff will place the teams in brackets and prepare the preliminary schedule which will be posted on the website approximately two days prior to the tournament. It is the responsibility of the Team Manager to know each team player's rank and classification. If clarification is needed, please contact ISPS staff prior to the release of game-times. The exact format will depend on the number of teams in each division. Once game-times are posted, teams are responsible to show up and play. Failure to play or NO-SHOW will result in FULL TEAM SUSPENSION until FULL Entry Fee is Paid.
First Game: Nov 2nd, the games may begin at 7:00 PM on Friday at each venue. (Please plan accordingly)
Most divisions will end on Saturday evening and the Awards Ceremony will immediately follow the final game. (Some bigger divisions could conclude on Sunday)
Tournament Contact Info:
Complete Online Team Manager Registration now and pay Entry Fee by Nov 1st, 2018 (Exceptions only for the benefit of the tournament.)
Rosters Due: The ISPS Online Rosters must be submitted by October 31st 2018. The printable roster form with player signatures should be turned in at the team check-in. Team Managers should print the Team Roster from the website, but ISPS staff will have on hand at the event. Team Managers should also print out Team Line-Up Sheets.
Divisions of Play:
Teams will be placed in skill level divisions based on their ISPS Rating and verified by the tournament staff.
Divisions are planned for REC, Bronze, Silver & Gold for Men's Divisions.
Divisions are planned for Bronze, Silver & Gold for CoED Divisions. Divisions are planned for Bronze, Silver & Gold for Women's Divisions.
Divisions could be combined with Equalizers.
The entry fee for all classifications is $375.00.
RULES BASED ON GENERAL RULES POSTED AT ispssoftball.com
UNIFORM JERSEY RULE IN EFFECT
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR ROSTER IS ONLINE AT ISPSSOFTBALL.COM ON YOUR TEAM PAGE. IF YOU HAVE NOT BEEN ABLE TO ADD ROSTER DUE TO TECHNICAL ISSUES, PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE BLANK TEAM ROSTER BELOW AND BRING IT FILLED OUT TO THE REGISTRATION TABLE BEFORE THE FIRST GAME.
ISPS Blank Team Roster Form
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SET UP YOUR LINE UP CARDS, DOWNLOAD AND PRINT THEM BELOW.
ISPS Blank Line-Up Card
BALLS WILL BE ON SALE FOR $6 EACH OR $60 PER DOZEN.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE EMAIL INFO@ISPSSOFTBALL.COM OR CALL/TEXT 786-245-3243