REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2017 3x3 CANADA QUEST

TORONTO, ON (March 30, 2017) - Registration is now open for 3x3 Canada Quest events across Canada, tipping-off May 6th at the University of Calgary, AB.

3x3 Canada Quest offers a recreational division for males and females of all skill levels (age 18-45) in a fun and friendly environment. For more experienced players, the elite division is open to male players (age 18+) competing for a shot at qualifying for the FIBA 3x3 World Tour in Saskatoon, SK.

Click the links below to register in a city near you.

DATE

LOCATION

May 6-7

Calgary, AB

(University of Calgary - Jack Simpson Gym)

May 19-21

Shawinigan, QC

(L'École secondaire du Rocher sports complex)

June 3-4

Edmonton, AB

(Saville Centre)

June 17-18

Hamilton, ON

(McMaster University)

June 24-25

Halifax, NS

(Waterfront)

June 24-25

Winnipeg, MB

(Sport Manitoba Complex)

July 1-2

Richmond, BC

(Richmond Oval)

3x3 Canada Quest is Canada Basketball's national 3x3 series, which culminates at the Canada Quest Final in Edmonton, AB. The top two teams then earn a berth to the FIBA 3x3 World Tour event in Saskatoon.

This international 3x3 basketball event will take place in conjunction with Taste of Saskatchewan on July 14 - 16, 2017. In addition to the 2017 event, Saskatoon will host the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Masters in 2018 and 2019, securing the rights to the event for three years.

With over 250 million players worldwide, 3x3 is amongst the most played recreational sports in the world, and is a key motor for the growth of basketball in Canada and around the world. Visit 3x3planet.com for more information.

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For more information on 3x3 Canada Quest, contact:

Ron Yeung, Manager - Domestic Development

ryeung@basketball.ca