Chicago Open Dodgeball Tournament
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Chicago Open Dodgeball Tournament

Chicago Open Dodgeball Tournament

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Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

5555 N River Rd.

Rosemont, IL 60018

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Join us as we bring dodgeball to The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center and showcase the game we love in front of one of the largest live audiences ever! As part of The Fit Expo 2017, the World Dodgeball Society will be sharing dodgeball with the masses and hosting both a Co-ed Foam and 8.5 Open Pinch Tournament. Cash, prizes, trophies and bragging rights will all be on the line!

Rep your team, city and/or league while we help show people what dodgeball is all about. Sign up your team today! Registration includes entry into the Fit Expo for both days.


  • Co-ed Foam: Teams of 6 with 2 female minimum. Rosters up to 8 allowed.
  • Open 8.5 Rubber Pinch: Teams of 6. Rosters up to 8 allowed.


Saturday

10 AM: Player Check-In begins (check in will go until 2:30pm each day)

11 AM Co-ed Foam Round Robin

12:30 Open Gym

2 PM: Open Rubber Division - Round Robin


Sunday
11:30 Co-ed Foam Elimination & Finals (double elimination)

1:30 PM: Open Rubber Division Elimination & Finals (double elimination)

3:30 PM Open Gym


CO-ED Foam Tourney - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

Teams of 6, with rosters up to 8. Teams must have a minimum of 2 females on the court at the start of each game. Winners get cash and prizes! Round robin begins Saturday at 11 AM. Knock-out round (seeded, double elimination) will begin on Sunday at 11:30 AM. Peer reffing will be used in all divisions.


Open 8.5 Tourney - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

Teams of 6, with rosters up to 8. There are no gender requirements for this division. Winners get cash and prizes! Round robin begins Saturday at 11 AM. Knock-out round (seeded, double elimination) will begin on Sunday at 10:30 AM. Peer reffing will be used in all divisions.


The weekend will also feature a variety of exhibitions and contests at an event attended by an estimated 30,000 people.


We are proud to have Soothe as a sponsor of The Chicago Dodgeball Open

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Paid parking is available at any of the Convention Center Car Parks. Carpool, train and Ride Share are encouraged.

Are spectators welcome?

Yes, they must purchase a FitExpo ticket for each day attending. Print this coupon and bring to the door to save. The FREE samples and watching Billy Blanks alone are worth the price of admission.


Can I re-enter if I leave? Is there food?

Yes, re-entry is allowed. There are food options both inside the convention center and just outside. Tons of free samples too! Sorry - no coolers, but water bottles and whatever you can get in inside your gym bags should be cool.


What can/can't I bring to the event?

Bring a gym bag with all your gear.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Here

Can I update my registration information?

Edits can be made until May 1st.

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Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

5555 N River Rd.

Rosemont, IL 60018

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