Township of Langley, BC, Monday, August 20, 2012: After winning back to back National titles, the TWU Spartans Men’s Volleyball team is prepared to take on the world this fall at the LEC and you can get your tickets to watch them as early as this Thursday (August 23) at 11:00AM. Tickets will go on sale for the 2012 U-23 Pan American Men’s Volleyball Cup as the Spartans, representing Canada, will take on U-23 National teams from Argentina, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Mexico and Venezuela.
Ticket Prices and Packages are as follows:
ROUND ROBIN (Tuesday to Saturday)
Child (12 and under) $7.00
TWU Students $10.00
Youth (13 to 18 years old) $10.00
Child (12 and under) $10.00
TWU Students $13.00
Youth (13 to 18 years old) $13.00
FULL EVENT PASS
Child (12 and under) $36.00
TWU Students $50.00
Youth (13 to 18 years old) $50.00
Ticket prices do not include taxes or applicable service charges. All tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.ca or by calling 1.855.985.5000. Alternatively, you can pick yours up at the LEC Team Store, located just south of Gate 2 at the Langley Events Centre.
There will be three games per day held in the LEC Arena Bowl during the Round Robin and on Championship Sunday and one ticket will be valid for all three games that day. Game times will be 4:00PM, 6:00PM and 8:00PM during the Round Robin and 1:00PM, 3:00PM and 5:00PM on the Sunday, with the 5:00PM game being the Gold Medal game.
Groups of twenty or more receive a discount on their tickets and there is also fundraising opportunities available for groups who would like to utilize the event to help generate revenue for their groups, schools or teams. For more information on group rates or fundraising opportunities, please contact Nick Phillips at 604.455.8831 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The six-day tournament will give fans an opportunity to see some of the best up-and-coming volleyball players in the Americas. With five of the six attending countries having senior teams currently in the FIVB World Rankings, including No. 1 ranked Brazil, the event will have on display some of the best volleyball this province has ever seen.
About the U23 Pan American Cup
The U23 Pan American Cup is a new competition created jointly by the NORCECA (North America, Central America & Caribbean) and the South American Volleyball Confederations, and will feature the top teams from these zones. The event has been developed to provide an additional competitive opportunity for developing national team players who may be on the cusp of making their first appearances with their respective country’s senior level national teams. Athletes must be born in 1990 or later to be eligible to compete.
About Volleyball Canada
About Langley Events Centre
The Langley Events Centre (LEC) is a 260,483 square foot state of the art facility, which includes an Arena Bowl, Triple Gymnasium, Banquet Hall and Meeting Spaces all in one. Opened in 2009 with the latest technology, the LEC is home to Trinity Western University Athletics (Basketball, Volleyball and Hockey), the Langley Rivermen of the BC Hockey League, the Langley Thunder of the Western Lacrosse Association and the Langley Junior Thunder of the BC Junior A Lacrosse League. Many organizations call the LEC home including Basketball BC, Langley Sports Medicine Clinic, Tourism Langley, MLA Rich Coleman, the Langley Gymnastics Foundation, RE Mountain Secondary School, and the Willoughby Community Centre. The facility has hosted events such as the 2010 BC Summer Games, 2011 CIS Men’s Volleyball National Championships, the 2011 World Junior A Hockey Challenge, the 2012 World Financial Group Continental Cup of Curling, the 2012 TELUS Junior Girls Basketball Provincial Championships, the 2011 and 2012 BC High School Boys' AAA Basketball Championships, presented by TELUS, and multiple Provincial Gymnastics Championships. The LEC is also proud to be host to the 2012 U-23 Pan American Men’s Volleyball Cup and the 2013 BC AAA Girls Basketball Championships, presented by TELUS. For a complete list of previous and upcoming events, please visit www.langleyeventscentre.com
Tickets for the 2012 U-23 Pan American Men’s Volleyball Cup go one sale Thursday, August 23 at 11:00AM. To purchase, please visit www.ticketmaster.ca