On the eve of our 26th annual Florida Netball Classic, we would like to welcome all teams that have traveled to our shores to compete in the best Netball Tournament in the Americas. We look forward to welcoming you at our managers meeting on Friday evening as we embark upon a festive weekend of netball. Below are some important details pertaining to this weekend’s activities for both players and patrons.
Thursday, Nov 16th, 2017
The Broward County Regional Park will be available for visiting teams to run practice sessions on Thursday evening, November 16th, 2017 starting at 7:30 pm. There are two courts available and all international teams traveling to Florida are welcome to come out and get acclimated to the Florida weather.
Central Broward Regional Park
3700 NW 11th Pl
Lauderhill, FL 33311
Friday, Nov 17th, 2017:
The Managers Meeting is scheduled for 9 pm at the La Quinta Inn & Suites Peters Rd (it is mandatory that each team has a member present at the managers meeting as information discussed will not be re-hashed on the morning of Nov 18th). All tournament rules, draws and other pertinent information will be discussed at this meeting. The tournament organizers will not be liable for any disputes that arise from teams who did not have a representative present at the meeting. The address for the hotel is as follows:
La Quinta Inn & Suites
8101 Peters Road
Plantation, FL 33324
Saturday, Nov 18th, 2017
Today’s games will commence at 9 am sharp. Participating teams should arrive in gym by 8 am in preparation for team warm ups and the uniform parade. The address of the gymnasium is as follows:
Coral Springs Gymnasium
2501 Coral Springs Dr
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Sunday, Nov 19th, 2017
Today’s games will commence at 9 am sharp at the Coral Springs Gymnasium. Today is the championship round of the tournament for the elite and plate divisions!
Other important info:
1. Admission for both days will be $7 pp or $5 per day.
2. This year there will be a food truck onsite catering Caribbean meals for all patrons.
3. Coolers or food are not permitted inside the Gymnasium. All purchased meals must be eaten in the designated hospitality area of the gymnasium.
4. It is imperative that teams keep their areas tidy and clean during and after the event. Kindly make sure that all trash is removed from your sections prior to departure each day.
For information on this year’s participating teams, please visit http://www.floridanetballclassic.com/tournament/participating_teams.html
We wish you all a safe passage to our shores and look forward to an enjoyable weekend of netball.
Lets play ball!!!!