at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort
July 28 - 30, 2017
July 27, 2017 (Mandatory Check In - Only one representative from team needs to attend)
Welcome to Nationals!
This is what it has all been leading up to, Nationals!
The Challenge Sports 3v3 Tour National Championships is the culmination of all the hard work and dedication put in all season long by the qualifying teams and is your chance to go up against some of the best teams in the Nation.
All the local qualifying events lead up to this final stop on the Tour and your opportunity to bring home a 3v3 Soccer National Championship!
This 3 day event takes place July 28 - July 30 at the beautiful ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
Mandatory Team Check In: Thursday, July 27, 2017 (A team representative only needs to attend, the entire team is not required for check in). Check in will be from 5pm until 9pm and take place to the left of the main entrance of the complex, inside the stadium concourse.
To be eligible to enter, a team must qualify in one of the official TOUR events.
A team must have at least 3 players on thier roster for Nationals, who were on the roster of the team that qualified.
Guaranteed Entry deadline for all applications is July 15
Entry fee: Early Entry Fee is $380 ($410 after July 1, except for teams qualifying in July. If your team qualifies in an event between July 1st and July 15th they will still be eligible for the $380 entry fee, if paid before the 15th)
Ages u6 to Adult
All Players will receive official National's tournament T-shirt at check-in
4 games minimum per team
Special National's Individual awards for 1st 2nd 3rd and 4th place teams in each age division
All U10 and younger players get individual awards
Head Coach of 1st and 2nd place teams get official 3v3 Challenge National's polo shirt
|On the road to the Challenge Sports 3v3 Tour Nationals at the
ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World© Resort
July 28-30, 2017
NATIONALS CHECK IN PROCEDURE: Mandatory check in for Nationals is held Thursday evening before the event, at the entrance to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Only a representative from the team needs to attend check in. The entire team is not needed.
For check in please bring:
- PROOF OF AGE - for each player, unless the player is showing Verified in TMS. (such as player passes, copy of birth certificate, drivers license, passport, etc.)
- Disney Waivers - 2 completed and signed Disney waivers are needed for each player and up to 3 coaches. These will be available to download from within TMS. (Full Season Waivers ARE NOT VALID for this event. The Disney waivers MUST BE turned in at check in and you will need to bring 2 copies of each waiver)
- ROSTER CHANGES - If you need to change your roster from the one that was submitted when you registered, make these changes through your TMS Account.
- VERIFICATION OF RECREATIONAL STATUS FORM - If a team is playing in the REC division, a completed and signed Verification of Recreational Status form will need to be turned in. The form can be found here.
Additionally at check in you will receive the event T-shirts for each player on the team. Please make sure the player's shirt size is correct in TMS. Event shirts are based on this and if the wrong size is in TMS we cannot guarantee there will be a replacement available in a different size.
RULES: Rules can be view or downloaded from the 3v3 Rules Page
BALL: each team needs to bring a ball. U6 U7 U8 - size #3, U9-U12 - size #4, U13 and older - size #5
SCHEDULES: Event schedules are typically posted through the event information page about a week before the event.
ATHLETE/COACH CREDENTIALS – All athletes and coaches will receive a credential for participation at registration (upon completion of the Disney Sports Waiver). This credential MUST be used EVERY time you enter the complex. Lost credentials will need to be replaced by purchasing a ticket at the Box Office.
COOLERS – Ice water will be provided throughout the competition area for athletes. Individuals will be permitted to bring in 1 gallon coolers, as well as a 5 gallon cooler for the team, provided they do NOT contain any ALCOHOL OR GLASS PLEASE!
TENTS/CHAIRS – Teams may bring in their own lawn chairs and “pop-up” style tents. However no stakes, ropes or weights are permitted. In addition, the tents and chairs must not interfere with the field of play and must follow the guidelines below.
- The tent can be no larger than 10' x 10'.
- Tents must come down during storms.
- No tents or chairs can be left overnight (all tents must be removed at the end of each day).
- ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex is not responsible for damage.
- Tents may be taken down for visual obstruction, weather, or blocking of flow of traffic.
- The tent cannot display advertising or logo.
SPECTATOR TICKETS – Spectator tickets are available at the box office at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the following costs:
Length of Event – Adult $35.00/Child $25.00 Daily – Adult $17.50/Child $12.50
Spectator Tickets can also be pre-purchased online by using this Link.
Additionally, spectator tickets can be purchased at the box office before the event date, like during check in.
Concession stands and carts offering a variety of sandwiches, side items and healthy snacks are located throughout the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Locations and operating hours may vary based on competition schedules.
ESPN Wide World of Sports Grill
The ESPN Wide World of Sports Grill is a quick-service restaurant located across from the Welcome Center. Operating hours vary by season, and menu items include burgers, sandwiches, and salads as well as an assortment of desserts and beverages. The restaurant also has a full bar which is open during restaurant operating hours.
Pre-Order Food Delivery
In advance of your event, orders can be placed for quick, easy and well balanced boxed meals, bulk beverages, and snacks. The convenience of having your meals planned in advance and delivered directly to your competition venue will save you time and stress. View the available items and order form.
TRAINERS – Athletic Trainers will be available at the fields prior to, during, and after all game times. Athletes seeking preventative taping should bring their own taping supplies or purchase them from any merchandise location. Taping services are free for all injuries sustained during competition.
PARKING – General parking is free of charge, however it is on a first come first serve basis. Please be aware of heavy traffic during this event and plan accordingly to ensure you arrive at your game on time. Premium Parking and Valet parking are also available on select dates for an additional fee.
TRANSPORTATION – All event participants and spectators are responsible for their own transportation to/from the ESPN Wide World of Sports® Complex. It is highly recommended that teams do not rely on the hotel transportation (buses) for their scheduled activities at the ESPN Wide World of Sports® Complex.
Housing Policy: All participating teams MUST contact GET Sports in order to participate in this event. Teams located outside 90 driving miles of registration address are required to book a minimum of 6 room nights per team through the official tournament housing partner,
GET Sports (example: 3 rooms for 2 nights each). Challenge Sports and Disney Sports Attractions have arranged for GET Sports to support all registered teams from the time they are ready to discuss their travel needs, through the conclusion of the tournament.
GET Sports is able to help each team with hotel accommodations, theme park tickets, transportation and more. All teams outside 90 driving miles of the venue, must contact GET Travel to book your travel options to gain final accepted into the tournament. This can be done pre or post tournament registration.
Please do not make any direct reservations on your own. Call, email or book online at your earliest convenience by calling 888-877-4445 Option 3 between the hours of 10:30am and 8:00pm Eastern Standard Time or E-Mail info@GETTravel.com.
* It is recognized that there are valid circumstances within some teams or clubs to consider in regards to the housing policy minimum. If you think your team or club will have difficulty meeting the minimum requirement, please contact GET Travel Sports at 888-877-4445, option 3 or info@GETTravel.com. See the "Resources Page" on thier website for housing policy modification categories and information.
Thanks for your participation in the event!
How to make a reservation!
For travel information or reservations, please do one of the following:
- Call Get Sports' toll free number at (888) 877-4445, option 3
Business hours are Monday - Friday 10:30 am to 8:00pm Eastern Standard Time (EST)
- Book online
- For hotel information and pricing click on "Accommodations". Review and choose your program hotels. Then click "book now"
- For transportation information, click on the "Transportation" link to read and review transportation inclusions and/or requirements.
- For Walt Disney World® Resort Tickets and options, click on the "Disney® Tickets" link. Review options. Then click "book now".
Below is a listing of Guest Players that are available or needed for this event
If you are interested in adding a player to the this list please use the Guest Player Form located under the above Info/Resources tab.
Guest Players Available
Elliot has been playing 3v3 for years, and is a very tactically aware and skilled player beyond his years. He loves the game and would love to join a team for the Orlando 3V3 Challenge.
Sam is a strong offensive player with a excellent goal scoring. He is flexible and loves 3v3. He has played competitive soccer for 3 years
Christopher plays for Orlando City U10 competitive team. We want to play as much 3v3 in the offseason as possible, starting now. Please contact me if you have a need or opening. Thank you!
Zak is a very strong player with a knack for goal scoring. Very tough defensively too. Has been playing competeive soccer since 5 years old. Currently plays at U12 level (turns 11) in April Had played 3v3 at a high level for 4 years
Will Johnson is a top shelf defensive player in 3v3. He has a strong foot and loves the game. Here is one of his tournaments: https://vimeo.com/175890643
U12, 2005 born Player available for suitable 3v3 tournaments in and around the Tampa area..
LOOKING FOR A TEAM TO PLAY 3V3.. PLEASE CONTACT ME AT THE EARLIEST. THANKS.
Jenna plays for a D1 team in South Florida and is looking for some additional competition.
Stella has been playing soccer for six years. She is in her fourth year of competitive play and as a 2006, currently plays up to U12 for Tarpon FC. She is a Right Forward. Last year, her 3v3 team (Sweet Cleats) won the Pasco 3V3 Championship and qualified for the finals at Disney. She is available to fill in whatever capacity needed around the West and Central areas of Florida.
Zoe has experience as travel player3v3 7v7. She currently plays for a registered club and guest plays for a couple of teams down in south florida U11 travel girls. She is available for 3v3 girls or co-ed games and willing to travel.
Guest Players Needed
No Guest Players are currently needed for this event