Wilson, NC, May 16, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Butterfly is pleased to announce sponsorship of the 2013 Butterfly Vancouver Open. The venue for this 3-star table tennis tournament, scheduled for May 25 and May 26, is the H.J. Cambie Secondary School located at 4151 Jacombs Road in Richmond, British Columbia. The tournament offers over $5,500 in total cash prizes and is presented by the B.C. Table Tennis Association and sanctioned by Table Tennis Canada.
Tournament events include Open Singles, U-2000 Singles, U-1500 Singles, U-800 Singles, U-7000 Team and U-4200 Team. The format for singles events are round robins (RR) with the best of 3 of 5 games, followed by single knockouts (KO). Open Singles will be the best of 4 of 7 games from semifinals to finals. All team events have round robins (RR) followed by single knockout with the best of 3 of 5 games. Each team should consist of 3 Players that have a combined total rating either under 7000 or 4200. Each team match consists of 4 singles and 1 doubles match. The team that wins 3 matches will be the winning team. The Butterfly Vancouver Open committee includes Amelia Ho, Chandra Madhosingh and Tony Xu.
The entry deadline of May 17, 2013 is fast approaching, so register today at B.C. Table Tennis Association website, bctta.ca.
Butterfly is official equipment sponsor of the 2013 Butterfly Vancouver Open. Butterfly will supply ITTF approved Butterfly table tennis tables, Butterfly 3-Star 40mm balls (the Official Ball of the 2013, 2015 World Table Tennis Championships), plus barriers and more. Visit Butterflyonline.com for table tennis equipment and more information about Butterfly North America.