QX104 is excited to present the 2nd Annual Slo-Pitch 4 A Wish, slo-pitch tournament all in support of Children’s Wish Foundation Manitoba. The inaugural event held in September 2017 raised over $65,000 and made wishes come true for kids right here in our province.
This year, the event will once again be held at John Blumberg Softball Complex, September 14th to 16th, 2018 and we would love for you to join us. It will be a fun filled weekend that the whole family can enjoy. Event will be hosted by the QX104 staff and will include Slo-Pitch action, a kid zone, celebrity game and a Saturday night concert featuring Doc Walker, The Washboard Union, David James, Jojo Mason, Petric and Leanne Pearson!
By supporting Slo-Pitch 4 A Wish, you will have the opportunity to create the magic of a wish for a local child, and make their most heartfelt wish come true.
Team Registration info.
Minimum fundraising amount = $1000
(Teams MUST raise a minimum of $1000 to participate in Tournament)
Minimum fundraising goal deadline ($1000): September 7th, 2018
(Teams that have not raised the minimum of $1000 by this date will not be eligible to play)
Fundraising cutoff deadline: September 14, 2018
(Totals at this time will determine top fundraising team who will play in the celebrity game)
- Co-ed Slo-Pitch Rules apply, no fewer than ten players fielded, 4 of them are required to be female. As for batting order, no more than two males in a row. Total roster size is 20 players.
- Games will be a self-umpired, featuring the “mat” technique for strike zones. The playoffs/finals will be umpired.
- No stealing or bunting.
- If any team is late starting a game, their 1st bats will be forfeited. If a team is not ready to play in 10 minutes after game time the games will be considered forfeited.
- Pitching height will be between 6 and 12 feet. For safety issues, pitchers may stand up to 10 feet behind the pitching rubber.
The full official rules list will be disclosed at the tournament. Thank you!