The Erie Sports Commission (ESC) will welcome the Spikeball Roundnet Association to Erie for the first time this weekend, as the organization hosts a Spikeball Grand Slam Tournament at ERIEBANK Sports Park, June 19-20.
Spikeball is the fastest-growing sport among millennials, with more than 150 million games played and more than 20 million players around the globe.
The Erie tournament will feature more than 200 players in a variety of divisions.
Round robin pool play will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 19 and conclude at approximately 5 pm. Tournament play will resume on Sunday, June 20 and conclude at approximately 3 p.m.
For more information on Spikeball, visit https://tournaments.spikeball.com/pages/2021-erie.
The Erie Sports Commission is committed to promoting the Erie region as a prime destination for sports and recreation. The major goals of the ESC are to attract, create, support, and host sporting and recreational events that have a positive economic impact on the region, and assist in maximizing the potential of all regional sports facilities and venues. The ESC strives to enhance the image of Erie by showcasing the community, promote wellness through healthy lifestyles, and improve the quality of life for community members of all ages.