2015 Tampa Bay Labor Day Showcase

September 5 - 7, 2015

This year’s tournament will continue to be played at the Premier Sports campus in Lakewood Ranch, Florida - where all of your team(s) games will be at ONE field site.  Premier Sports Campus is a full-time sports complex and boasts of 28+ professional size fields, all with Celebration Turf (120x75) and over 40 acres of parking, plus over the last couple of years, the developers of this beautiful complex have continue to invest in lights on 10 fields; increased number of lanes at the fields entrance and exit; and added drainage to parking areas making the tournament experience at these fields wonderful.  The Premier Sports Complex is just minutes from restaurants, hotels, entertainment, and those beautiful Sarasota and Manatee area beaches!

This tournament is also something that we have been improving for over 15 years!  

  • U11 - U19 Boys & Girls Teams
  • Largest Soccer Complex in the State!
  • Expecting 250+ teams.
  • Group Play is played Saturday & Sunday.  Finals on Monday.
  • 30+ Pristine Celebration Turf fields (10+ lit)
  • 40+ Acres of parking space
  • No admissions or parking fees.  ALL FREE!
  • Minutes from hotels, restaurants, golf, attractions, and the beautiful beaches of Manatee and Sarasota
  • Top awards for champions & finalists  
  • Got Soccer Tournament - Silver Tournament
  • FYSA Sanctioned Tournament  

               

Fees & Accommodations

Age Groups/Divisions (Boys & Girls):   

U11-U12:  $675 * (8v8)

U12:  $675 * (a separate U13 11v11 bracket)

U13-U19:  $800 * (11v11)

 

* Fee covers everything including referee fees.

September 5 - 7, 2015

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

(Application Deadline Extended to 8/19/15)

Come bring your teams and play all at one site making it easier for coaches, players & families to enjoy the kick off tournament of the season.  There are many Labor Day Tournaments for your to choose from, but the 2015 Tampa Bay Labor Day Showcase is ranked 2nd in the state only behind Disney.  Come bring your team to a great way to kick off your season!!!

This is a Got Soccer Tournament.  
FYSA Sanctioned Tournament

 

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION INFO

It is a requirement of your team’s acceptance to book your hotel accommodations through Stay & Play Sports Events & Travel (Creative Travel Group) at one of the hotels coordinated by the tournament - click on the link below to access the hotel list and your connection to Stay & Play.  We have done the work for you by coordinating great prices and accommodations.  All teams from outside the local area that are not within daily driving distance of the fields must book with one of these hotels.  (Please note that local teams within daily driving distance of the fields are not required to stay in hotels.) 

--> CLICK HERE FOR HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS.

 

Additional Information from the Stay & Play Sports Event Travel Website:

Instruction to Hold a Block of Rooms - After clicking on the Hotel Accommodations link above, choose your hotel and click "view rates"; click the blue box “Hold Block”; * Fill out the form to place rooms on hold.  Note: An email will immediately be sent to you with a Booking LINK. Please forward it to your team members so that they can reserve their room from your BLOCK. This is a temporary hold, so the reservations must be made promptly.

Instruction to Reserve an Individual Room - After clicking on the Hotel Accommodations link above, choose your hotel and click “view rates”; * Click the green arrow “Book Room(s)”. * Fill out the form to reserve your room(s).  Note: A Guest Receipt will immediately be emailed to you with your ARN reference #. You will also receive a hotel confirmation # in a second email.

Instruction to Cancel a Reservation - The Guest Receipt includes a Cancellation LINK at the bottom of the page; * Follow the prompts to cancel your reservation.  Note: the Cancellation Policy is printed on your Guest Receipt. If you cancel within the cancellation policy, you could be charged a cancellation fee. If you do not receive hotel cancellation # promptly, please call the hotel to insure the cancellation was accepted. (the “ARN-C” is not a true cancellation #.. check w/ the hotel to be sure).

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StreamSports - Filming & Highlight Reels

StreamSports will be offering its filming and highlight reel services to capture your games in High Definition.  StreamSports films from Skypods, reaching a height of 25 feet, providing the perfect viewing angle for coaches, player and parents.  StreamSports staff and employees come from sports backgrounds and all camera operators are trained specifically to film soccer. 

Looking to get recruited? Have StreamSports create the perfect highlight reel for you to showcase your skills. Your highlight reel comes with your very own Player Profile, perfect for sending to college coaches and recruiters. 

Call 855-839-3676, email info@streamsports.com, or visit streamsports.com

CaptainU - Player Profiles

CaptainU will provide player profile books for college coaches and free access to their online software to help all attending athletes maximize their exposure at the upcoming event to college coaches. Click on the links below to get setup for the event.

     Team Coaches/Managers       Athletes       College Coaches

Have questions? Contact: help@captainU.com

 

Tournament Trainer-Medical Staff

All Sports Medicine Program at John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is a proud supporter of the Tampa Bay Labor Day Showcase and is providing the medical and trainer staff for the weekend.  For pre-game tapings, please look for the medical tents.  If medical assistance is needed for an injury please notify the closest quad tent.
 

All Sports Medicine is a multidisciplinary program dedicated to advancing the treatment, education, research and prevention of sports injuries in children, adolescents and young adults.

Pediatric specialty services including orthopaedicsemergency medicineradiologyneurosurgerynutritioncardiology and sports rehab are available to patients as needed, according to the type of injury and the specific needs of each patient.

Our comprehensive center for pediatric and adolescent sports medicine is the only sports medicine program in the Tampa Bay area focused solely on the care of young athletes.

 

Gatorade - Sports Fuel

To All Athletes playing in the Tournament,
 
We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Gatorade for the tournament.  Be on the lookout for the Gatorade tables throughout the tournament fields.  Sports Fuel will be provided by Gatorade throughout the duration of the showcase.  
 
Gatorade Prime Energy Chews, Gatorade Thirst Quencher and Gatorade Recover Protein Bars will be provided each day to help fuel athletes' performance on the field. Gatorade Prime Energy Chews provide carbohydrates for energy, without caffeine, while Gatorade Thirst Quencher delivers carbs to refuel the body and electrolytes to help replace what athletes sweat out.  Gatorade Recover products have the carbs and protein athletes need to help muscles recover.  For more product information, please go to:  www.gatorade.com