Ottawa – ON – January 29, 2024 – Pickleball Canada’s Atlantic Regional Championship will be hosted by Events Moncton and Pickleball Moncton and be held at the Moncton Coliseum/Agrena Complex in Moncton, New Brunswick. The event will take place June 13th – June 16th, 2024 and look to unite pickleball players from all over Atlantic Canada.
Pickleball Moncton has had great success with hosting pickleball specific events in the past. Most recently they hosted the 2022 Provincial Championships, which brought in 236 players from around the great province of New Brunswick.
“Pickleball Canada is very pleased to have the beautiful City of Moncton as the host for the Atlantic Regionals,” said Val Vollmin Pickleball Canada President. “Mark it in your calendars and join us for some great pickleball.”
Alden Briggs, President of Pickleball New Brunswick adds “I am extremely pleased and proud that Pickleball Moncton will be host the 2024 Atlantic Regional Championships and I fully expect that they will deliver a top-notch tournament for players in the Atlantic region.”
The event will be played on concrete with roughly 24 courts located indoor at the Moncton Coliseum/Agrena Complex. Franklin will be the official ball for the 2024 Pickleball Canada Atlantic Regionals, with Franklin being the official ball and paddle of Pickleball Canada.
“Pickleball is becoming more and more popular and we are thrilled to help grow this great sport for people of all skill levels and ability. We look forward to hosting all these great players” said Maurice Belliveau, President of Pickleball Moncton.
Over the course of these three days, it is expected over 400 players from all over Atlantic Canada will be in attendance to compete for the coveted title of the Atlantic Canada’s best pickleball player. Competition categories will include men’s and women’s doubles, men’s and women’s singles and mixed doubles. The tournament will follow Pickleball Canada’s sanctioning criteria.
The City of Moncton is situated in the Petitcodiac River Valley also known has the ‘Hub City’, which earned it’s nickname by the city’s central inland location in the region and for being the land transportation hub for the Atlantic Canada.
“We are extremely pleased to host the Atlantic Championships for 2024,” said Events Moncton Co-Chair Bill Whalen. “It will be a great opportunity for fans to see the best in our region in the fastest growing sport in North America.”
These Regionals will offer incredible social events and a spectacular pickleball competition for all players. More information on this is to follow.
For more information, please contact:
Moe Belliveau Pickleball Moncton