Carnaval del Sol - Latin American Week

Sports Plaza

CARNAVAL DEL SOL WORLD CUP SOCCER TOURNAMENT

We are looking for twelve teams of 6 players each representing different countries.

Soccer Team Information

  • The registration fee per team is CAD $200. (Min. 6 players)
  • Payment can be made through credit card, check or cash
  • First Prize: $1000 CAD + WhiteCaps FC Accessories
  • Second Prize: 1 Ticket for each player for one WhiteCaps FC game +
    100% registration fee back.
  • Third Prize: 2 Tickets for each player for Salsa Cruise
  • 18 years and older
  • All teams must fill out the registration form and pay the fee by June 30th, 2016
  • Ball size: number 4
  • Hockey Nets

The tournament will be held at Sports Plaza, Concord Pacific Place on July 9th and 10th, 2016

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Thanks to TD Bank to be a Sponsor of Sport Plaza

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Team Registered

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Venezuela

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Brazil

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United States

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Japan

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Morocco

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Turkey

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Niger

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El Salvador

The Sports Plaza presents the following businesses:

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Return-It

Dog-Taxi Daycare

Dog-Taxi Daycare

BC Nurses\' Union

BC Nurses\' Union

CARNAVAL DEL SOL SPORTS PLAZA

Soccer Lives in Latin America!

Soccer (fútbol/futebol) is the most popular sport in the world, according to FIFA there are more than 30,000,000 people participating in organized competitions around the world – from the deserts of Bahrain to the metropolises of São Paulo and Milan.

Latin American countries and teams have always played a very important role in the international soccer scene. Soccer’s place in non-Caribbean Latin American Society has shaped nations and is ingrained into every little bit of society; from baby teams, to soccer stars like Pele, Rocha, and Gamarra, Soccer rules and lives in Latin Americans’ hearts around the world!

Brasil is known as “O país do futebol” (the country of soccer), so grab a team, wear your canary yellow jersey and come PLAY Futebol at Carnaval del Sol 2016!       

Argentina is known as the other great soccer nation so if you have the skills of Maradona in his heyday, Carlos “Carlitos” Tevez, Roberto Ayala, and Crespo? Then get your team in order and bring your colours to Carnaval de Sol!

Whether you’re from Paraguay or Uruguay, Chile, Bolivia, Ecuador or Peru, or if your team is from Mexico or Columbia then you have a spot waiting for you to represent at Carnaval del Sol!

Vancouver Whitecaps is one of our sponsors. Participating teams can win tickets to go and see them play.  Also, there will be Whitecaps surprise prizes. Click [here] to learn more about the White Caps and its community initiatives.

Come EAT, PLAY Soccer, and LIVE Latin American style!

        Carnaval del Sol, mark the dates, July 9 and 10 at Concord Pacific Place

 

WHITECAPS FC. SCORE WHIT THE COMMUNITY

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Be it on the pitch or off, the Vancouver Whitecaps Football Club is committed to making an impact in the community through a variety of programs and initiatives. From mental health to youth programs and community clinics, The Whitecaps organisation and its players donate their time and energy without reservation. An example is the The ‘Caps annual #BuckUp for Mental Health campaign which helps Covenant House Vancouver provide sanctuary for about 1,400 at-risk and homeless youth every year, many of whom struggle with mental illness.

The Whitecaps FC have also teamed up with BCIT to present the Community Captains scholarship program. Community Captains recognizes teens in Vancouver who have made exemplary contributions in their communities.

“Whitecaps FC are proud to partner with BCIT to support teens who are engaged with and give back to their communities,” said Whitecaps FC President Bob Lenarduzzi in a statement.

“We are looking for applicants whose personal endeavours mirror the qualities of the club by being a champion on and off the pitch.”

This spring, Whitecaps FC will run community clinics in Metro Vancouver that will introduce soccer skills to youth ages 7 through 10. These Community Clinics are free to all participants. Players must register in advance and print their ticket to attend. Details are available at whitecapsfc.com.

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