Joint Base Lewis-McChord Phoenix Paintball Team and Operation Paintball are proud to bring you the JBLM Fisher House Fundraiser Tournament. The tournament is dedicated to raising funds to helping our local Joint Base Lewis-McChord Fisher House Organization by hosting a unique and fun paintball tournament.
-The event will be held on March 1st 2014.
-Where is it taking place?
20819 Jansky Road East
Graham, WA 98338
Phone #: 360.893.3440
This event will help bring support to the local Joint Base Lewis McChord Fisher House. JBLM Phoenix Paintball Team has helped with raising money for this great organization in the past by assisting the US Army Allstars Paintball Team and we want to do the same once again, this time with a fundraising tournament.
For information on just what Fisher House does for our soldiers and their families please visit http://www.fisherhouse.org/about/
Joint Base Lewis McChord Fisher House Website: http://fortlewisfisherhouse.org/
-What kind of event is this?
Event Date: 1 March 2014
Event Entry: $160
Marker Mode: PSP 12.5 BPS
Markers will be checked often during the day.
2013 PSP Rules
Paint for sale at the event: GI Sportz 2 Star: $45
GI Sportz 3 Star: $50
Rosters are limited to 4 players.
A minimum of 16 teams are needed for this event to take place. Limited to 25 teams.
1st Place Prize: $1500
2nd Place Prize: $400
3rd Place Prize:$160
Details: This will be a three man tournament using a modified Race To 2 format. Teams will not play back to back games but will cycle through their first points till every team is complete, then move on to second point.There will be only one bracket with players allowed to be a mix of D5-D4 on teams ( allowing just one D3 player to be allowed on a each team's roster.)
The event will be staffed by members of JBLM Phoenix, Operation Paintball, Fisher House Volunteers, soldiers/airmen from Joint Base Lewis McChord. Members from the 1-23 Infantry Battalion Family Readiness Group from JBLM will be selling refreshments at the event as well.
There will also be a raffle to benefit the Military Police Regimental Association that helps Military Police Soldiers with financial needs during times of emergency. Items will vary with ticket prices set at three dollars per ticket.
Learn more about MPRA at http://www.mpraonline.org/mp/about
The winning raffle tickets will be posted right before finals.
Another exciting part of this fundraiser is the midday lunch break. During this break in the action there will be a Sub-event: A 1 vs 1 mini tournament. All event registered players are welcome to take part in this event. Limited to the first 16 players to pay. Payments will be made at the event booth where players will sign in. The marker will be awarded to the winner at the end of games award ceremony. The event proceeds will go toward helping the 1-23 Infantry Battalion's Family Readiness Groups. The Funds will be divided between the battalion's groups.
Prize: A Empire Axe for the winner!
Entry fee for the event is $40.
For information on what an FRG is and what they do to help soldiers and their families please Visit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Family_Readiness_Group
The timeline for the event is as follows:
Gates open at 6:30 am.
Registration will begin at 7:00 am
Captains meeting will be held at 7:45 am on the field.
Games begin at 8:00 am.
Operation Paintball has limited parking so please follow the directions of your friendly staff members directing traffic. Carpooling would go a long way here ladies & gentlemen and would be much appreciated.
Please ensure you have a photo ID on hand for registration. All team members will be required to register at the same time.
Lunch/ Empire Axe Tournament will be held from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Remaining games will run till complete. At games' end the Event Staff will give the Fisher House Representatives their check, 1-23 INF FRG will receive the entry fees from the Empire Axe event and the MPRA representatives their collected raffle funds. Following the Fundraiser ceremony the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners will be presented their prizes.