ISSA ISSA Winter Nationals Factsheet

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14th Annual ISSA Winter Nationals, Virginia Beach - Ring Tournament

September 29 - October 3, 2021
Virginia Beach, Virginia USA

FACT SHEET

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ALL DIVISION CHAMPIONS WILL RECEIVE RINGS

Tournament:

The 2021 ISSA Winter National Championships (www.seniorsoftball.org)

Date:

September 29 - October 3, The 70, 75 & 80 Divisions will play Wednesday - Friday all other Divisions wil play (Friday - Sunday)

Location:

Princess Anne Sports Complex, City View Park and other venues

Hotels: 

Teams:

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It is estimated that 50 to 60 teams from throughout the United States will be attending to compete for the National Championship in their division.

Ticket Prices: Admission to all venues is FREE.
Parking:

No charge for parking, adequate parking is available at the parks.

Managers Meeting:

A Managers Check-In TBD.   A team representative should check-in their team and pick up tournament information .  ISSA Staff will be available to discuss the event and answer questions (no formal meeting).

Manager's Check-in:

Wednesday & Friday prior to your first game. Manager needs to turn in the Waiver Form signed by all the players. There will be no individual player check-in but players must have a Photo IDs (drivers license) with them at all times.

Tournament Seeding:

The tournament staff will place the teams in brackets and prepare the preliminary schedule which will be posted on the website approximately three days prior to the tournament. The preliminary game record will be used to seed your team into the double elimination finals. The exact format will depend on the number of teams in each division.

First Game: September 29th & Octtober 1st, the games may begin at 9:00AM on Wednesday & Friday at each venue. Most divisions will end on Friday or Sunday afternoon and the Awards Ceremony will immediately follow the final game. (Some smaller divisions could conclude on Thursday or Saturday)
Tournament Director:

Greg Thomas, 9114 I-Beam Lane, Manassas, VA 20110 (703-368-1188)
Email: [email protected]

Payment Info:

Teams should complete the Online Entry and pay the Entry Fee before the tournament closes.  The event will close when the number of paid entries reaches the field capacity or August 18 whichever comes first. (No Exceptions)  NOTE:  The field capacity at Virginia Beach for the weekend is about 55 teams.

Rosters Due: The ISSA Roster must be submitted online for this event. The printable roster waiver form should be turned in at the team check-in.   Since this is a Winter National, players who will be eligible for the team in 2022 are eligible to play in this event.
Divisions of Play:

Teams will be placed in skill level divisions based on their ISSA Rating and verified by the tournament staff. Divisions are planned for AA, AAA, Major and Major Plus in each age classification for men. Divisions could be combined for preliminary play but ALL teams will be given the opportunity to play for their rated division championship against similar rated teams. Competition will be included for senior Women's teams beginning at 40 and over and Men's Masters beginning at 40 and over. Men's Masters will begin play on Saturday, October 3.

Fees:

The entry fee for all classifications is $565.00.

Souvenirs:

T-shirts and other apparel will be for sale at each venue. Other merchandise and equipment will also be available at the tournament.