TRIPLE CROWN BATTLE AT THE BEACH
2018 BATTLE AT THE BEACH!
Welcome to the 2018 Battle at the Beach, in beautiful St. Augustine, FL! Thank you for your interest, and we hope to provide a wonderful experience for your players and families.
FORMAT: 4 Game Guarantee! Everyone will get two pool play games on Saturday, leaving the rest of the day to explore the city, hit the beach, and enjoy the rest of the wonderful amenities in the area. Team will then get their final pool game before lunch, and then we go right into bracket play. We will finish up the event on Monday with Semi-Finals and Championships early-mid afternoon!
DUE TO THE VOLUME OF TEAMS BETWEEN OUR FLORIDA AND GEORGIA EVENTS FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, THERE WILL BE A PROMPT CUTOFF OF 11:59 PM, ON MONDAY MAY 21ST. If registration is not completed by that time, you will be removed from the list and we will begin scheduling immediately on Tuesday morning.
We are currently taking pre-orders for exclusive event DRI-FIT shirts! Cost is $20 and they will be able to be picked up at the event. Shirts will also be sold at the event, but will be in limited amounts, so it's best to pre-order your shirt!!
For more information on the pre-orders, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org!
THERE IS NO GATE FEE CHARGED AT THIS EVENT!
NO FRIDAY GAMES!!!
Age Cutoff Date
May 1, 2018
New age Cutoff information for 13u & 14u teams
All age groups will be a four Game Guarantee for this event. Three pool play going into single elimination bracket play.
Game Times Available
10:00 AM on Wednesday, May 23rd
Included with your entry fees
1. All umpires (No pay-at-the-plate!)
2. First-Class facilities
3. Professional, courteous, and attentive Triple Crown Staff, on call anytime for the duration of the weekend
4. Champions and finalists awards for each age group
Depending on the amount of teams entered into your specific age group, there could be a possibility of splitting into multiple brackets playing for their own Championships. These "Gold", "Silver", and "Bronze" Championship teams will be determined by results from pool play. In order to break out into these separate brackets, we need a minimum of 16 teams (Gold and Silver). Another bracket will be added for every 8 teams thereafter.
Top 2 teams in each division receive team and individual awards, along with berths to our National Events!
Triple Crown World Series (Colorado, California, Utah)
Summer Nationals (Myrtle Beach)
Las Vegas Fall Championships (Las Vegas)
Florida Fall Championships (Saint Augustine)
For 15u-18u ONLY:
Additional Berth to the USBC in Richmond, Virginia
If your team has qualified, please contact the Director for that specific event for more details.
Equipment Required for Participants
Please be sure to upload your COMPLETE team roster for the event prior to your first game. Once you step foot on the field for your first game, your roster is LOCKED and you cannot additional players to your team. All players on the roster are required to have their Authorization Waivers completed before playing. Additionally, all teams are asked to carry all birth certificates on them at all times, in the event of a protest.
**TCS does NOT provide baseballs for this event. All teams provide 2 new baseballs and 1 used baseball per game. Get them back from the umpires at the end of each game.**
Please remember to warm up in turfs or tennis shoes at all facilities, and then change over to cleats/spikes right before game time.
This is a 'Stay to Play Event': All out of town teams traveling 100 miles or over to the event are required to book their hotel rooms through the approved Triple Crown partner hotels under the Triple Crown room block, as well as report your lodging to be accepted into the tournament. *OUR TOURNAMENTS ARE STAY TO PLAY EVENTS* Failure to comply will result in your team having to pay the lodging surcharge or being disqualified to participate in the event. Our hotel partners are located on the event home page under the lodging tab. Triple Crown has secured hotels and has the lowest group rate guaranteed. Please contact Julius Comia for any hotel questions at 904-230-3993 or email him directly at email@example.com.
This is the 5th year for this event in the beautiful city of Saint Augustine and will provide a great opportunity to play teams from all over the south region. We had right at 130 teams in 2017. Come out and enjoy a tournament that will be unlike no other. We look forward to a great Memorial Day Weekend event and honor all of the soldiers who sacrificed their lives to give us what we have today!