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Gorges Comeau HOMEBASE Charity Slo-Pitch Tournament

Friday, June 29th and Saturday, June 30th 2018

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Learn more about the event, which professional hockey players you can expect to see, tournament rules, schedule and frequently asked questions.

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Team Registration - CLOSED - SOLD OUT

Round up your crew and dust off your glove. Don't miss this opportunity to compete against an all-star cast of 15+ active NHL players and raise funds to help build JoeAnna's House.

HOMEBASE Charity Slo-Pitch Tournament

Team Registration is Closed – SOLD OUT

Friday Night Tickets – SOLD OUT

The inaugural Gorges Comeau HOMEBASE Charity Slo-Pitch Tournament kicks off on Canada Day long weekend with a Friday night (June 29) celebrity ball game at King‘s Stadium for all families to enjoy. Hosted by hometown hereos, hockey stars Josh Gorges (Buffalo) and Blake Comeau (Colorado), this fun filled weekend will welcome 24 co-ed slo-pitch teams of all levels to compete against an all-star cast of NHL players, including Shea Weber (Montreal), Ryan Johansen (Nashville), Brendan Gallagher (Montreal) & Jordin Tootoo (Chicago), plus another 10 NHL players yet to be revealed.

Games take place throughout the day on Saturday (June 30) at the Mission Sports Fields, culminating in play-offs amongst the top teams per division. Each team plays a minimum of three games. The top three fundraising teams in advance of the tournament will get a guaranteed game versus one of two NHL teams.

TICKETS SOLD OUT!

Tickets are on sale now for the NHL All-Star Match on Friday, June 29th.  This family friendly event is super affordable.  Doors open at 4:30pm, autograph signing at 5:00pm, and the game kicks off at 7:00pm.  And make sure to stick around and watch Devon Coyote at the after-party.  There’s limited availability so get your tickets before they sell out!

This annual tournament supports JoeAnna’s House, a home away from home at Kelowna General Hospital for families travelling for care.  KGH is the main tertiary referral hospital for the 750,000 citizens across BC’s interior and at any given time 25% of beds are occupied by a patient from outside the Central Okanagan.  Help us build JoeAnna’s House and keep families together when they need it the most.

WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Friday, June 29th King’s Stadium   Saturday, June 30th Mission Sports Fields
5:00pm – 6:00pm NHL Players Autograph Signing   8:00am – 4:00pm Tournament Games
6:30pm – 9:30pm NHL Celebrity Feature Match   4:00pm – 7:00pm Play-Off Games
9:30pm – 11:00pm After-Party with Live Music   7:00pm – 9:00pm Awards & Prizes

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

Presenting Sponsor:

Diamond Sponsors:

Dugout Sponsors:

Home Run Sponsor:

Volunteer Sponsor:

Pancake Breakfast Sponsor:

 

Media Sponsors:

In-Kind Sponsors:

 

For more information, contact:

Chandel Schmidt

Director of Annual Programs, KGH Foundation

p. 250.862-4300 local 7018

e. chandel.schmidt@interiorhealth.ca

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