Tournament Info

Armed Forces Open

Courts
France A. Córdova Recreational Sports Center355 N Martin Jischke DrWest Lafayette, Indiana 47906
Banquet
VFW2660 Duncan RdLafayette, IN 47904
2024-03-08
2024-03-10
Friday, 01-Mar-24 23:59:00 EST
Tuesday, 05-Mar-24 23:59:00 EST ($25 late fee applies)
Santino Alteri
santinoalteri13@gmail.com
3157675733

EVENT LOCATION

Purdue University

France A. Córdova Recreational Sports Center

355 N Martin Jischke Dr, West Lafayette, IN 47906

EVENT DESCRIPTION

ALL handball players are welcome to our Inaugural Military (4-wall) Handball Tournament that will rotate wherever the Navy sends me. Each tournament will benefit a local military organization and, in this case, it will be the Purdue Veterans & Military Success Center.

FACEBOOK PAGE

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HANDBALL SPECIFIC INFO

Sanctioned by: USHA (Membership required, rules apply) Eyeguards: Mandatory

REGISTRATION DEADLINES

Online registration open now until Entry Deadline: Friday 3/1/2024 at 11:59 PM (EST). Late online entries will be accepted until Tuesday 3/5/2024 by 11:59 AM for a $25 fee. No refunds after Entry Deadline, except for verified injuries / emergencies.

STARTING TIMES

Please check start times online. First round matches will be available after 6:00 PM Wednesday 3/6/2024. Play starts for local players/those who can make it at 3:00 PM on Friday 3/8/2024. Matches on Saturday 3/9/2024 and Sunday 3/10/2024 will commence at 10:30 AM and be completed by 5:00 PM. Please let me know if you have any start time restrictions.

EVENT DIRECTOR

Santino Alteri reserves the right to combine or cancel any division due to insufficient entries. Director may refuse participant's entry for any reason.

REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

Participants must meet the proper age requirement as of 12/31/2023.

REFEREES

Players will ref own matches or as otherwise mandated by the Tournament Director.

DISCOUNTS

Military past/present use code: MILITARY for $15 off entry fees. Please send Director service photos and short bio. Collegiate players use code: STUDENT for $10 off entry fees.

HOSPITALITY

Meals & refreshments will be provided. Lockers and showers accessible. BRING A TOWEL. Awards for 1st & 2nd place in all divisions. Tournament souvenir and banquet ticket included.

TRAVEL

Indianapolis International Airport (IND) is located an hour South of hotels/Rec Center. Please schedule appropriate itineraries (flights/rental car/hotels) for the weekend.

PARKING

Parking is restricted until 2pm on Friday. Saturday and Sunday are free exclusively to designated lots/spaces. Map is available via Facebook page or by contacting Director.

BANQUET

Saturday, March 9th from 6-9p at VFW Post 1154. Ticket included with tournament entry. Open to the public, it will feature military ceremonies, a catered buffet dinner, a live music performance from Michael Carluccio (Frank Sinatra Tribute), distinguished guests, raffles & much more!