Wilson, NC, June 29, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Butterfly is pleased to announce sponsorship of the 2013 Butterfly Badger Open hosted by the Shorewood Table Tennis Club. This four-star, USA Table Tennis sanctioned tournament is September 21 and September 22, 2013 at the Center Court Sports Complex in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
The Butterfly Badger Open offers over $11,500 in prize money, including a $3,600 First Place prize for the Open Singles event, wood flooring and large playing courts.
All tournament events include Open Singles, Open Doubles, rated events (Doubles U-3800, U-2500, U-2400, U-2300, U-2200, U-2000, U-1900, U-1800, U-1750, U-1700, U-1600, U-1400, U-1200 and U-1000), Youth U-18, Youth U-14, Women, 40 & Over and Recreational. The format for all matches will be 3 of 5 games, except Open Doubles and elimination rounds in Open Singles, which will be 4 of 7. All events will be round robin groups of four with top player advancing to single elimination, except Open Doubles, which will be strictly single elimination. Download the 2013 Butterfly Badger Open flyer at Butterflyonline.com/Tours for more information and visit BadgerOpen.com to register.
The Shorewood Table Tennis Club features 15 high quality table tennis tables in a newly renovated 7,000 sq. ft. gym just minutes from downtown Milwaukee. They offer tournaments, leagues, coaching and much more. The club’s mission is to promote the life-long sport of table tennis for all ages and skill levels. Visit their website, shorewoodttc.org, for more information.
Butterfly is the official table and ball sponsor of the Butterfly Badger 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 net sets, barriers, umpire tables, scoreboards and more. Visit Butterflyonline.com for table tennis equipment, including tournament used tables (all Butterfly North America’s tournament used tables are only used at one tournament), and more information about Butterfly North America.