Late Entry Deadline: January 1, 2023
Final Entry Deadline: February 5, 2023
Final AES Roster Deadline: February 8, 2023
Entry Fee: $775/team - $575/team for 12U - (Additional $50 if after late entry deadline)
Entry Process: Advanced Event Systems (AES) Tourney is listed as 23 Dennis Lafata Boys Bid Classic.
Team Online Check-in: Opens TBA Closes TBA
Team In-Person Check-in: Thursday February 10, 2023 - 3-9pm CST
There is no late check-in. ALL TEAMS must be checked in before the first day of competition.
wave times TBA-
14 and 17 USA
Wave times TBA
15, 16, and 18 USA
This year's Dennis Lafata Gateway Boys Festival Bid Event will be using Advanced Event Systems for its registration process. AES will be the website that is the choice of USA JNC Girls Championship, National Qualifiers, Regional’s, and many other events throughout the country.
The Capitol Sports Center staff will send out broadcast emails to inform you of other information and steps as they come available.
Entry fees must be received with completed entry form to be accepted into the tournament by January 5, 2021. This event is open to all teams USAV, JVA, or AAU, however, rosters do need to be submitted online by the roster deadline.
In order to participate in the Dennis Lafata Gateway Boys Festival Bid Event, each out-of-town team must get rooms from the AES Approved hotel block. There are two easy ways to do this:
Housing will open on Thursday, September 1st at 9 AM Eastern time. You will be able to go online and book on www.advancedeventsystems.com or call us at 800-476-0060 ext. 118. Please be patient as our call volume is expected to be high. Please leave us a voicemail or send an e-mail for assistance and we will respond at our earliest convenience.
Teams can make room blocks or make individual reservations, it is up to what each club’s preference is and what is the easiest process for those groups. We are here to help and to make this process as easy as possible.
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