EVENT DATE: Jun 08, 2015
Portland Barefoot 3v3 tourney and festival is a 3v3 tournament played to celebrate the game. Each team is guaranteed at least 4 matches; each match will last 15 minutes with no half time.
This event is presented by Positive Tracks, and proceeds from the event will benefit Grassroot Soccer! Grassroot Soccer is an HIV prevention program that uses the power of soccer to educate, inspire and mobilize communities to stop the spread of HIV. Over 630,000 adolescents and teens have already graduated from the program in 16 African countries. There will be special appearances by the Portland Timbers and Grassroot Soccer Staff/Coaches.
Players, parents and fans are also invited to take part in the soccer carnival and win cool prizes. Matches will be played to the beat of live African drums and music!
Event Details: Date/Time: Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 9am to 5pm
Location: Concordia University Soccer Stadium - NE Liberty and NE 29th Ave, Portland, Oregon
Who Can Play: Boys and Girls (grades 2 through 8); all skill levels are welcome. Space is limited so sign up your teams ASAP!
Teams fundraise $100 (or more!) per team to participate.
Register your team ASAP as spots fill up fast!
Team Managers Meeting: Thursday, June 4, 2015
For more info, contact: Gordy Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org or Kara Wakefield, email@example.com
**How to participate**
1) Form a team of 3 to 5 friends, they don't all have to be in the same grade...
2) Pick a cool & creative team name!
3) Choose a team manager to create a team here on CrowdRise. Then, each additional player will join your team on CrowdRise & register!
All funds raised support Grassroot Soccer, an international nonprofit that uses the power of soccer to save lives by preventing the spread of HIV.