12 U Veteran’s Day Challenge

The USSSA Veterans Day Challenge Tournament is held in Las Vegas, Nevada in which Team BLE will be entering teams in each of the 11U and 12U Divisions that will play on a 70/50 ft diamond (Pee Wee sized field).

  • 12U Division Players must be bornafter May 1 of 2005
  • 11U Division Players must be born after May 1 of 2006

This BLE event will include pre tournament workouts in the lower mainland and in Las Vegas prior to the tournament followed by the tournament being held from Friday, November 10 – Sunday, November 12th (four games guaranteed).

 

Coaches will include former Canadian Olympic team coach and Major League Scout Marty Lehn, five time World Series Champion and former MLB catcher and coach Bob Didier, 12 year major league pitcher and World Series winner Albie Lopez along with former professional player in the Milwaukee Brewers organization Kyle Dhanani.  Special Guest Shea Hillenbrand (2 time MLB All-Star) will also join the instructional team.

Unfortunately the cost of events such as these to the US is indicative to the exchange rate and with that in mind, we wish to offer all those participating a gift certificate of $100cdn towards our 2018 summer camps. As many of you are already making plans to participate in next year’s summer camp, this is a great way to save $100 for 2018.   Cos of event: $850.00cdn + GST.

12 U Veteran’s Day Challenge – Las Vegas Nevada

Description:

Date: November 8 – 12   (Wednesday – Sunday)

Where: Las Vegas Nevada

The BLE trip will include Pre - tournament workouts followed by two  days of on field workouts and inter squad games in Las Vegas followed by the tournament, running November 10 - 12 (four games guarantee).

The Verteran’s Day Challenge Tournament (November 10 – 12) is an annual event attracting teams from all over North America.  This event is invitation only and all players must be identified by BLE staff and receive an invitation.

To ensure quality of tournament event and experience, registration in the Veteran’s Day Challenge Tournament trip is limited, early player commitment is necessary to secure your spot once invited.

Cost:

Must be Paid in Full 1 Month Prior to Tournament Start Date, deposits paid are Non-Refundable.

Cost: $850.00 + GST

- Includes ground transportation for the players (while in Vegas to and from Team Hotel)

- Tournament fees in the Veteran’s Day Challenge, and all per-tournament mini camp and associated fees

- Team hat/shirt and coaching/instruction.

Airfare and Hotel

*To be booked and paid for by each player*. The team hotel is “Eastside Cannery Hotel and Casino” 5255 Boulder Hwy, Las Vegas NV. 89122.  We have set a block of room’s aside for you to book your room, just hit the following link to book your room: https://secure.cstt.com/TeamLogin/Group_Rooming/GroupRoom_List_sr.php

*Please note, it is not mandatory for you to stay at this hotel, but it is the team hotel and this is where the vans will be leaving to and from for all practices and games.*

*With the Friday being an observed holiday (Remembrance day) we will look at maxing out on our workout opportunity (practicing/intersquading and an exhibition game) and be starting on the 8th and therefore will have the coaches arrive on the evening of the 7th and morning of the 8th – Coaches will fly home in the evening of November 12th (recommended flights and arrival times will be supplied once finalized).  1st practice will be on November 8th at 1:30pm.

-           Pre Tournament Practice on the Lower Mainland – TBA, we are looking at holding a few practices for those available prior to departing to Las Vegas

-           Pre Tournament Practices in Las Vegas – November 8th at 1:30pm – 3:30pm (then possible game) & November 9th from 10am – 3pm

*In the past we have practiced at the Big League Dreams field, which are replica MLB fields and we are looking to finalize that again – it’s a pretty cool set up*

-           Tournament Schedule;  Set for November 10 – 12 with game time and pools TBA.

 

Tentative schedule:

*On a daily bases each team will have the opportunity to have team time (Practice), skill development time with team and professional coaches as well as play game/intersquad.

Wednesday, November 8th:
1:00 – 3:30pm;  Team Practice
4:30pm:                        Team Function or potential evening game vs. local Las Vegas team

Thursday, November 9th:
10:00 – 12:00am ~ Specialty session + Team Time
1:00 - 3:30  ~ Practice/Intersquad

Friday, November 10th  to Sunday, November 12th - Veteran’s Day Challenge ~ Game Times TBA
Coaching Staff:
Marty Lehn – Former Canadian Olympic team coach and Major League Baseball Scout.  Owner/Operator of Big League Experience Camps
Bob Didier – 5 time World Series champion and former MLB catcher
Albie Lopez – 12 year MLB pitcher and World Series Champion with Arizona D-Backs
Kyle Dhanani  - Former Professional Baseball player and Thompson Rivers University Coach

*Special Guest – Two Time MLB All-Star Shea Hillenbrand and potential others

 

Sincerely;
Marty Lehn
Big League Experience Baseball

Start Date: November 8, 2017
End Date: November 12, 2017

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“By indicating your acceptance, you understand and agree to the following: Upon clicking the box “Yes I agree to the Policy” I hereby consent to the above named registrant participating in this Big League Experience camp event. I release and forever discharge Big League Experience, its coaches, staff, contracted staff and volunteers from any liability that may occur during participation in this event. Participant does also hereby grant and convey unto the Big League Experience the irrevocable permission to use his or her voice, image or likeness in any media now or hereafter existing in connection with all or any part of the Events, for any purpose whatsoever, including the commercial purposes of Big League Experience, and acknowledge that no royalties, fees or other compensation whatsoever will be provided to me in connection thereto”.

 

Payment Policy:

The $150 Non-Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve a spot in camp.

Full payment for camp must be received 2 weeks prior to camp start date or you risk losing you spot in the selected camp as well as your $150 Non-Refundable deposit.

Withdrawal from camp 2 weeks prior to camp start date will result in no refund of full camp payment.

Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over the Non-Refundable deposit and camp payment for future years but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management.

Such circumstances

Injury, doctors note needed
Team qualifies for Provincial, National, or State tournaments

$50 Payment Insurance can be purchased to protect your payment for withdrawal from camp for any reason and receive a full refund until 2 weeks prior to camp start date. The insurance must be purchased at the time of deposit for camp.

Discounts and Credits

Please note if you qualify for a camp discount or credit:

You may only use one discount per registration other than the family discount.
Discounts and Credits are Non-Transferable.

*Please note, we will allow for credit transfer to family member in same household.

To receive the $25 referral credit your name must appear on the new camper’s registration form.

Family discounts (same household) are as follows:

First child- payment in full
Second child- 10% discount
Third child- 25% discount

Group discounts for new camper only and must register as a group.

5 or more receive $50 discount
10 or more receive $100 discount

 

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Big League Experience Release of Liability Policy

“By indicating your acceptance, you understand and agree to the following: Upon clicking the box “Yes I agree to the Policy” I hereby consent to the above named Team participating in this Big League Experience Tournament event. I release and forever discharge Big League Experience, staff, coaches, contracted staff, and volunteers from any liability that may occur during participation in this event. Participant does also hereby grant and convey unto the Big League Experience the irrevocable permission to use his or her voice, image or likeness in any media now or hereafter existing in connection with all or any part of the Events, for any purpose whatsoever, including the commercial purposes of Big League Experience, and acknowledge that no royalties, fees or other compensation whatsoever will be provided to me in connection thereto”

Payment Policy:

The $250 Non-Refundable Deposit and must be paid to reserve a spot in the tournament.

Full payment for the tournament must be received one month prior to tournament start date or you risk losing you spot in the selected camp as well as your $250 Non-Refundable deposit.

Withdrawal from Tournament one month prior to Tournament start date will result in no refund of full tournament payment.

 

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Big League Experience Release of Liability Policy

Big League Experience Release of Liability & Payment Policy

“By indicating your acceptance, you understand and agree to the following: Upon clicking the box “Yes I agree to the Policy” I hereby consent to the above named registrant participating in this Big League Experience camp event. I release and forever discharge Big League Experience, its coaches, staff, contracted staff and volunteers from any liability that may occur during participation in this event. Participant does also hereby grant and convey unto the Big League Experience the irrevocable permission to use his or her voice, image or likeness in any media now or hereafter existing in connection with all or any part of the Events, for any purpose whatsoever, including the commercial purposes of Big League Experience, and acknowledge that no royalties, fees or other compensation whatsoever will be provided to me in connection thereto”.

Payment Policy:

The $450 (individual) or $1000 (Team) Non-Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve a spot in the event.

Full payment for camp must be received 2 Month prior to event start date or you risk losing you spot in the selected event well as your Non-Refundable deposit.

Withdrawal from event 1 Month (Individual) prior to event start date will result in no refund of full event payment.

Please understand that exceptions have been made but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management.

Such circumstances

Injury, doctors note needed

 

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Big League Experience Release of Liability & Payment Policy

“By indicating your acceptance, you understand and agree to the following: Upon clicking the box “Yes I agree to the Policy” I hereby consent to the above named registrant participating in this Big League Experience camp event. I release and forever discharge Big League Experience, its coaches, staff, contracted staff and volunteers from any liability that may occur during participation in this event. Participant does also hereby grant and convey unto the Big League Experience the irrevocable permission to use his or her voice, image or likeness in any media now or hereafter existing in connection with all or any part of the Events, for any purpose whatsoever, including the commercial purposes of Big League Experience, and acknowledge that no royalties, fees or other compensation whatsoever will be provided to me in connection thereto”.

Payment Policy:

The Non-Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve a spot in camp.

Full payment for camp must be received 2 month prior to camp start date or you risk losing you spot in the selected camp as well as your $450 Non-Refundable deposit.

Withdrawal from camp 2 month prior to camp start date will result in no refund of full camp payment.

Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over balance of camp payment but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management. The Non-Refundable Deposit is Non-Refundable

Such circumstances

Injury, doctors note needed

 

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Big League Experience Release of Liability Policy

Big League Experience Release of Liability & Payment Policy

“By indicating your acceptance, you understand and agree to the following: Upon clicking the box “Yes I agree to the Policy” I hereby consent to the above named registrant participating in this Big League Experience camp event. I release and forever discharge Big League Experience, its coaches, staff, contracted staff and volunteers from any liability that may occur during participation in this event. Participant does also hereby grant and convey unto the Big League Experience the irrevocable permission to use his or her voice, image or likeness in any media now or hereafter existing in connection with all or any part of the Events, for any purpose whatsoever, including the commercial purposes of Big League Experience, and acknowledge that no royalties, fees or other compensation whatsoever will be provided to me in connection thereto”.

Payment Policy:

The  Non-Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve a spot in the event.

Full payment for camp must be received 1 Month prior to event start date or you risk losing you spot in the selected event well as your Non-Refundable deposit.

Withdrawal from event 1 Month  prior to event start date will result in no refund of full event payment.

Please understand that exceptions have been made but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management.

Such circumstances

Injury, doctors note needed

 

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