October 14, 2015 // Franchising.com // LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Sky Zone Trampoline Park, is hosting 48 pro-level dodgeball teams from around the globe this weekend for the fourth Annual Ultimate Dodgeball Championship. The final 8 teams will duke it out for a $50,000 cash winner’s pot (worthy of the movie “Dodgeball”), with the entire Final 8 bracket livestream in free multi-camera HD by a professional production crew, with dodgeball experts and entertainers serving as live on-camera commentators, to provide expert insight and hilarious antics throughout.
Held from October 15 to October 18, this four day action-packed competition will be the ultimate test of skill and agility as 48 winning teams who fought their way out of an initial group of 454 teams from 65 Local Qualifier tournaments clash in a duel of epic proportions atop Sky Zone’s all-walled trampoline playing courts. Sunday’s livestream will see the Final 8 teams competing for the biggest cash prize in the sport.
These teams will compete in three days of round robin and single-elimination matches to determine which ones will be awarded a coveted spot on the “Final 8” and be eligible to advance to the Championship Tournament for a chance to win $50,000 in cash prizes. Fans and dodgeball enthusiasts can get in on the action by livestreaming the Championship Tournament on Sunday, October 18 from 11:30 – 3:00 PM Eastern Standard Time. This exciting competition will be available for free global streaming in multi-camera HD on Livestream.com/skyzone, complete with live play-by-play commentary, pre-match banter, as well as post-match reviews and interviews. Guests and fans alike can follow the UDC channel for notifications and specific match times. The live digital webcast will also be accessible on www.SkyZone.com/UDC so fans can watch this tournament unfold either online or on their mobile phones.
“The 2015 Ultimate Dodgeball Championship is shaping up to be the biggest competition in UDC history with 48 teams advancing to Las Vegas,” said Jeff Platt, President of Sky Zone, LLC. “Dodgeball aficionados around the world can be part of this momentous event by streaming the action live and cheering on their favorite teams as the heart-pounding action culminates in this final weekend.”
The 2015 Ultimate Dodgeball Championship will be held at Sky Zone Las Vegas located at 7440 S. Dean Martin Drive, Suite 201, Las Vegas, NV 89139 from Thursday, October 15th to Saturday, October 18th. For more information, please visit www.SkyZone.com/UDC.
Since 2004, Sky Zone, LLC has created and built the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court – a concept so unique it was awarded United States Patent No. 5,624,122. Sky Zone, LLC currently has 100 franchises open across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Sky Zone Trampoline Parks feature a wide array of fun, fit and low-impact activities ranging from Open Jump, Ultimate Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes to birthday parties, corporate events and other group outings. The franchise has been awarded various accolades, including being ranked 273 on the 2015 Inc.’s 5000 list, 55 on the Forbes America’s Most Promising Companies list, 152 on the 2014 Inc.’s 500/5000 List, “Best Gym Alternative” by Vegas Seven Magazine, “2012 Locals Choice for Kid’s Birthday Party” by Southbay Magazine and one of Entrepreneur’s 2013 “Fresh Concepts Livening Up Franchising.” For more information on the company or franchising opportunities, please visit www.skyzone.com.
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