2020 Camp and Tournament Brochure

MIDGET/18U SPRING TRAINING EVENT – CAMP & TOURNAMENT

Description: Spring Training Camp and tournament in the Valley of the Sun

Date: March 23 – 27 (Monday – Friday)

Where: Mesa, Arizona

Objective: Training camp/games for Midget aged players over 5 full days in the Valley of the sun starting Monday morning, March 23 and ending Friday evening, March 27th.  The camp will give the opportunity for each individual player and team to work on positional skill development with their coaches and former MLB/Professional players, coaches and scouts over the 5 Full days.

Overview and what is included for Team BLE players:

  • Option 1 selection* Those choosing Option 1 will be responsible for their hotel room. $850.00cdn + GST
  • Ground transportation is provided for BLE players to and from the designated team hotel to and from the park.
  • Game ticket for MLB game and International Olympic qualifying game (Canada vs. Venuzuela)
  • All costs associated with fields, games, tournament, umpires and special guests
  • Option 2 Selection: $1375.00cdn
  • All Option 1
  • Plus: 6 night’s accommodations with roommates at Team Hotel (March 22 – March 28).
  • *Please note that Option 2 is set up for those unable to come with parents and needing this Option to make event work* based on 3/4 players per room – Prices can vary if less than 3 in a room.  

Option 1: (Cost) 

To be booked and paid for by each individual player/family. The team hotel is:

The Best Western Legacy Inn and Suites: 4470 South Power Road, Mesa, Arizona 85212

*Please note that this is not mandatory that you stay in the team hotel as many of you may have family or other plans for lodging

>>Hotel Booking Link<<

and log in using the following:
File # 54860
Password: mamsared

 Option Two – All of Option 1 + 6 nights accommodations with roommates and breakfast (at Team hotel).

Option Two players will be supervised by BLE staff from moment of arrival in Phoenix area. Players are responsible for airfare and lunch/dinner. Please note: Hotel reservations for players participating in Option Two will be handled by the BLE office and price may vary depending on number of individuals in a room (Option 2 price is based on 3/4 players per room).  *Please note this Option was set up for those players that are unable to come down with parents or guardians*.

TO BOOK HOTEL ROOM: After logging in perform the following:

Step 1) Click Submit
Step 2) Click “Reserve Individual Room” to make an individual reservation. Please make sure that all the information is accurate before accepting the individual cancellation policy and clicking submit. After you have submitted your reservation online you cannot edit your booking. To make changes to your reservation, please call us toll free at 1-866-861-TEAM (8326). If Calling in, team members MUST have the file # (54860) on hand.

All reservations must be submitted no later than 2PM Pacific Standard Time on
February 20, 2020.  Any rooms not booked by this time will be released and may only be available after that time at the regular rate.

CSTT does not charge credit cards. The Hotel requires this information to secure your rooms, certain hotels will require a deposit, please check the team booking form.

Tentative Schedule:

March 23 to 27 – Desert Spring Classic – Midget event

Monday, March 23              Practice 9 – 11am & Intersquad game from 4:30 – 6:30pm

Tuesday, March 24              Seminar 8am – 9am, Practice 9:00 – 11am

  • International Olympic Qualifier game action – Canada vs, Venuzuela (Tempe Diablo stadium – Angels spring training site)
  • Practice/Team workout 6 – 7:45pm

Wednesday Morning to Friday evening – March 27 – 29: Desert Spring Classic tournament begins – games TBA.  Extra specialty developments stations and practice between tournament schedule.

*Times are subject to change and adjust to enhance overall program and accommodate field availability*

Staff will include 
Marty Lehn – MLB Scout with the Milwaukee Brewers and Former Canadian Olympic team coach

Bob Didier – 5 time World Series champion with Toronto Blue Jays and New York Yankees and former MLB catcher

Albie Lopez – 12 year MLB pitcher and World Series Champion with Arizona D-Backs

Ryan Johnson – Professional Pitcher with the Winnipeg Goldeyes and former standout at Lubbock Christian University

Dave Robb – Former Professional player & Coach and Now coach at Mesa Community College, Arizona

Eddie Marin – Scout for Generales De Durango (Mexican League), Head Coach of Oakland A’s Scout team.

Ray Brown – Head Coach of Ft. Mac Oil Giants and former professional coach and player

Orv Franchuk – Former Professional player and manager.   Orv was a hitting coach in the Boston Red Sox Organization during 2004 Championship season.

Ray Brown:   Former player at Long Beach State University that went on to play professional baseball and then coach in the pro ranks.  Ray was the head coach with the Ft. Mac Oil Giants organization of the WMBL (Collegiate baseball league).

Special Guest: Shea Hillenbrand – Two time MLB All – Star and founder of “Against All Odds” foundation.

*To pay by e-transfer (email to mail@bigleagueexperience.com ) or check (send to: Big League Experience; 14836 Thrift Ave., White Rock, B.C.  V4B 2J7,   Continue to register online using the form below, and then choose the “Invoice” method of payment, your credit card will not be charged.*


Big League Experience Release of Liability, Payment and Refund 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 individual and or Team participating in this Big League Experience 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:

A designated Non Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve your spot in the event (50% of Tournament and Travel Events and 25% for camps).  Please understand that this is a Non-Refundable Deposit for any circumstance as it is needed to secure staff and operations. Full payment for all events must be received 30 days prior to the start of the event or you risk losing your spot as well as your Non Refundable Deposit.  Please email at; mail@bigleagueexperience if alteration to this time frame is needed.

*Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over the Non Refundable Deposit and full payments for a future event but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management. Such circumstances include, Injury (doctors note needed), family matters or team qualifies for Provincial/State or National Championship play.

For Tournament or Travel event play – Weather or Cancellation:

In the case of weather or cancellation of games or an event, the following will be our refund policy. Please note that we will try our best to get your games in.

0 games = 90% refund    1 game = 67% refund      2 games = 33% refund    3 or 4 games = no refund

Withdrawal from a BLE event one month prior to the start date will result in NO REFUND.  Once again, management does reserve that right to offer a credit under special circumstances.

Discount and Credits:

Please note that if you qualify for a camp or event discount or credit that you can only use one discount per registration outside of the family discount.  Discount and credits are Non-Transferable (they only apply to the individual or team they were originally designated for).

Family Discount (must be in same household):

 

×
Big League Experience Release of Liability, Payment and Refund 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 individual and or Team participating in this Big League Experience 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:

A designated Non Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve your spot in the event (50% of Tournament and Travel Events and 25% for camps).  Please understand that this is a Non-Refundable Deposit for any circumstance as it is needed to secure staff and operations. Full payment for all events must be received 30 days prior to the start of the event or you risk losing your spot as well as your Non Refundable Deposit.  Please email at; mail@bigleagueexperience if alteration to this time frame is needed.

*Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over the Non Refundable Deposit and full payments for a future event but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management. Such circumstances include, Injury (doctors note needed), family matters or team qualifies for Provincial/State or National Championship play.

For Tournament or Travel event play – Weather or Cancellation:

In the case of weather or cancellation of games or an event, the following will be our refund policy. Please note that we will try our best to get your games in.

0 games = 90% refund    1 game = 67% refund      2 games = 33% refund    3 or 4 games = no refund

Withdrawal from a BLE event one month prior to the start date will result in NO REFUND.  Once again, management does reserve that right to offer a credit under special circumstances.

Discount and Credits:

Please note that if you qualify for a camp or event discount or credit that you can only use one discount per registration outside of the family discount.  Discount and credits are Non-Transferable (they only apply to the individual or team they were originally designated for).

Family Discount (must be in same household):

×
Big League Experience Release of Liability, Payment and Refund 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 individual and or Team participating in this Big League Experience 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:

A designated Non Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve your spot in the event (50% of Tournament and Travel Events and 25% for camps).  Please understand that this is a Non-Refundable Deposit for any circumstance as it is needed to secure staff and operations. Full payment for all events must be received 30 days prior to the start of the event or you risk losing your spot as well as your Non Refundable Deposit.  Please email at; mail@bigleagueexperience if alteration to this time frame is needed.

*Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over the Non Refundable Deposit and full payments for a future event but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management. Such circumstances include, Injury (doctors note needed), family matters or team qualifies for Provincial/State or National Championship play.

For Tournament or Travel event play – Weather or Cancellation:

In the case of weather or cancellation of games or an event, the following will be our refund policy. Please note that we will try our best to get your games in.

0 games = 90% refund    1 game = 67% refund      2 games = 33% refund    3 or 4 games = no refund

Withdrawal from a BLE event one month prior to the start date will result in NO REFUND.  Once again, management does reserve that right to offer a credit under special circumstances.

Discount and Credits:

Please note that if you qualify for a camp or event discount or credit that you can only use one discount per registration outside of the family discount.  Discount and credits are Non-Transferable (they only apply to the individual or team they were originally designated for).

Family Discount (must be in same household):

 

×
Big League Experience Release of Liability, Payment and Refund 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 individual and or Team participating in this Big League Experience 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:

A designated Non Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve your spot in the event (50% of Tournament and Travel Events and 25% for camps).  Please understand that this is a Non-Refundable Deposit for any circumstance as it is needed to secure staff and operations. Full payment for all events must be received 30 days prior to the start of the event or you risk losing your spot as well as your Non Refundable Deposit.  Please email at; mail@bigleagueexperience if alteration to this time frame is needed.

*Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over the Non Refundable Deposit and full payments for a future event but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management. Such circumstances include, Injury (doctors note needed), family matters or team qualifies for Provincial/State or National Championship play.

For Tournament or Travel event play – Weather or Cancellation:

In the case of weather or cancellation of games or an event, the following will be our refund policy. Please note that we will try our best to get your games in.

0 games = 90% refund    1 game = 67% refund      2 games = 33% refund    3 or 4 games = no refund

Withdrawal from a BLE event one month prior to the start date will result in NO REFUND.  Once again, management does reserve that right to offer a credit under special circumstances.

Discount and Credits:

Please note that if you qualify for a camp or event discount or credit that you can only use one discount per registration outside of the family discount.  Discount and credits are Non-Transferable (they only apply to the individual or team they were originally designated for).

Family Discount (must be in same household):

 

×
Big League Experience Release of Liability, Payment and Refund 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 individual and or Team participating in this Big League Experience 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:

A designated Non Refundable Deposit must be paid to reserve your spot in the event (50% of Tournament and Travel Events and 25% for camps).  Please understand that this is a Non-Refundable Deposit for any circumstance as it is needed to secure staff and operations. Full payment for all events must be received 30 days prior to the start of the event or you risk losing your spot as well as your Non Refundable Deposit.  Please email at; mail@bigleagueexperience if alteration to this time frame is needed.

*Please understand that exceptions have been made to carry over the Non Refundable Deposit and full payments for a future event but only under special circumstances and must be agreed upon by management. Such circumstances include, Injury (doctors note needed), family matters or team qualifies for Provincial/State or National Championship play.

For Tournament or Travel event play – Weather or Cancellation:

In the case of weather or cancellation of games or an event, the following will be our refund policy. Please note that we will try our best to get your games in.

0 games = 90% refund    1 game = 67% refund      2 games = 33% refund    3 or 4 games = no refund

Withdrawal from a BLE event one month prior to the start date will result in NO REFUND.  Once again, management does reserve that right to offer a credit under special circumstances.

Discount and Credits:

Please note that if you qualify for a camp or event discount or credit that you can only use one discount per registration outside of the family discount.  Discount and credits are Non-Transferable (they only apply to the individual or team they were originally designated for).

Family Discount (must be in same household):

 

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