From july 5th to 8th, Montreal will welcome the country’s best senior player at the Women’s Invitational Championship.
The organizing committee wishes to invite the fans to celebrate women’s baseball and cheer for the five participating team : Alberta, British-Columbia, Ontario, the Prospect team, and the host-team, Quebec. The competition will be played at Gary-Carter Stadium, located in the Ahuntsic-Cartierville burrough.
This round-robin competition will also help determine the players selected on the National Team, that will compete at the WBSC Women’s World Baseball Championship, from August 22nd to 31st, in Viera Florida.
Greetings from the host comittee
The organizing committee for the 2018 Women's Invitational Championships
wishes you all a warm welcome in Montreal and the best to all the teams for the championship.
Host City Info
Here are a few links to find activities and events that will occur in Montreal this summer :
Top Attractions in Montreal
There are also cultural activities at Frédérick Back Park. Example:
July 5 to July 15, 2018
In July, Montreal vibrates to the rhythm of the circus arts. The city comes alive, amuses, surprises and entertains. Its streets, parks, sidewalks and theaters become the scene of colorful performances. Participatory activities, international shows, outdoor circus and lots of magic!
Location : TOHU, 2345, rue Jarry E., Montréal (Québec), H1Z4P3 (Canada)
The championship will take place at Gary-Carter Stadium located in the Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough.
There will be restaurants on site
There will be a Karaoke night with a photo booth from 5:30-8:45 at Sophie Barat school (1239 Gouin) (Date is TBA). It’s an official event which means that it is mandatory for every team.
The pre-championship meeting will be held at 9:00 pm Wednesday July 4th at 10555 Lajeunesse (Gary Carter Stadium) Ahuntsic park
Opening and Closing Ceremonies
Opening ceremonies will be on July 5th at 6:30 pm at Gary Carter Stadium and Closing ceremonies on July 8th at Gary Carter Stadium following the gold medal game.
All players are responsible for their own transportation from the airport to the hotel and from the hotel to the ball field.
All players are responsible for their own accomodations.
Ahuntsic College Residence
Accomodations for teams will be available at the Ahuntsic College Residence. It's situated at 9155, St-Hubert street, Montreal, H2M 1Y8 (514) 389-2124 Contact Marie-Lou Pearson for price and reservation.
Comfort Inn Laval
The Comfort Inn Laval situated at 2055, aut. des Laurentides, Laval, H7S 1Z6 (450) 686-0600
Quality Hôtel Anjou
The Quality Hôtel Anjou situated at 8100, Neuville street, Anjou, H1J 2T2 (514) 493-6363
Rooms have been arranged and accommodations will be paid by the host committee . Individual umpires must arrange for and cover costs for earlier arrival and later departures.
Transportation has been arranged to and from the airport and during the championship for all umpires.
Umpires will receive a meal per diem from the Host Committee upon arrival at the championship.
Admission fees for the event are as follows:
Day pass : 10$
Pass for the entire championship : 30 $