10th Annual NEP Wildcats Rugby Rampage

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posted 6/29/17 - 7:28 am

Basic Information

Date 21 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017 Event Director Matt McGilvary/Bill Bouffard
Location UNH - Hamel Rec Center - Durham NH Phone 207-712-4395
Description 6-8 Team D2-D3 Tournament Official Website Click Here

10Th Annual Northeast Passage Wildcats Rugby Rampage
Wheelchair Rugby Tournament
UNH - Durham, New Hampshire
October 21st  & 22nd , 2017


Dear Team Representative,

The Northeast Passage Wildcats and the University of New Hampshire would like invite you to the 2017 Rugby Rampage Wheelchair Rugby Tournament. Qualifying teams from the Atlantic North will compete in this the tournament which will be held October 21st & 22nd, at the University of New Hampshire, in Durham, NH.

REGISTRATION – Contact Bill Bouffard at 207-712-4395 or Matt McGilvray at (603) 862-6425 to confirm your teams spot in the tournament by September 22nd. Once your team has confirmed participation in the tournament, a $400 registration fee. This fee will cover up to 10 players (additional team players are $25 each). Please send team rosters to Bill Bouffard or Matt McGilvray ASAP. Please review the USQRA Rules/Bylaws regarding player and team eligibility. Checks need to be received no later than October 6th , 2017. If this payment date is not possible please contact us. Make checks payable to: “UNH - Northeast Passage” and mail to:

Northeast Passage – Matt McGilvray

121 Technology Drive, Suite 161

Durham, NH 03824

HOTEL – Holiday Inn Express in Durham, NH once again will be the host hotel. Rooms have been reserved under the name of Rugby Rampage. Please mention the group name to receive the special rate of $129.00 per night, plus tax. Reservations are first come first serve and should be made by September 20th, 2017 to guarantee the rate. Rooms are limited. Book early! Reservations should be made by calling Sales at (603) 868-1234 . The hotel offers a daily complimentary hot breakfast bar which has everything a belly could desire!

Other hotel options: See list below for nearby options (rates may vary)…

PLAYING SITE- Competition will take place at the Hamel Recreation Complex at UNH in Durham, New Hampshire. Games will be played on two full size hardwood courts with a third available for practice. Overnight storage for playing chairs is available in the gym at your own risk.

Driving Directions and campus map can be found here: http://campusrec.unh.edu/index.cfm?id=64BDE670-0D2C-AF37-E26E1DAA2EB9E787

Or – 128 Main St., Durham, NH 03824

START TIME – We are expecting 8 teams this year so there will be a long day Saturday. Tentative at this point, but planning to start around 9:00 AM on Saturday October 21st , and also 9:00am on Sunday the 22nd.

END TIME - Play and Awards Ceremonies should be concluded by 2:00 p.m. on Sunday.

PARKING – Please DO NOT park on the walkway in front of the gym! Cars will be towed that are parked anywhere in front of the building. All of the parking on Depot Rd. is reserved for tournament players/staff. Beyond this, there is a lot adjacent to the gym (H Lot, accessible via Main St. with a left turn onto Edgewood Rd.) or A Lot (accessible via Main St. and Mast Rd.). See campus map here: http://unh.edu/unhedutop/map . Parking is available in these lots all weekend, with no need for a permit.

PLAYING SCHEDULE - The schedule will be posted on the web and emailed to all team representatives as soon as it is available. USQRA rules apply.

QUESTIONS - Contact Matt McGilvray at (603) 862-6425 or matthew.mcgilvray@unh.edu or Bill Bouffard wbouffard@unum.com

SEE YOU THERE!

 

Other hotel options:

 (Some prices are not current and may have changed)

Event Hotel

Holiday Inn Durham (0.9 miles from gym)

2 Main St.
Durham, NH 03824

(603) 868-1234
$119/night – includes breakfast. Book by January 28th September 16!


To Book a Room: Call 603-868-1234 and mention Rugby Rampage Tournament (RRT) when booking.

 

Additional Hotel Options - Rates are approximate:

Dover

Days Inn and Suites Dover Downtown (6.9mi)

481 Central Ave

Dover, NH 03820

(603) 742-0400

http://www.daysinn.com/hotels/new-hampshire/dover/days-inn-dover-durham-downtown/hotel-overview?cid=local

$101/night

 

Comfort Inn and Suites (8.5mi)

10 Hotel Dr.

Dover, NH 03820

(603) 750-7507

http://www.comfortinn.com/hotel-dover-new_hampshire-NH014

$119/night

 

Microtel Inn and Suites Dover (8.5 mi)

31 Webb Pl

Dover, NH 03820

(800) 337-0050

http://www.microtelinn.com/hotels/new-hampshire/dover/microtel-inn-and-suites-dover/hotel-overview?reg=Local-_-all-_-MIC-_-all&cid=IP_Local&wid=local

$105/night

 

Portsmouth

Residence Inn Portsmouth (8.9 mi)

1 International Dr

Portsmouth, NH 03801

(603) 436-8880

http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/psmri-residence-inn-portsmouth/

 

 

America’s Best Inns and Suites (10.5 mi)

383 Woodbury Ave, Portsmouth, NH

(603) 431-4400

http://www.americasbestinn.com/ 

$100/night

Motel 6 Portsmouth (8.7mi)

3 Gosling Rd, Portsmouth, NH

(603) 334-6606

http://www.motel6.com/reservations/motel_detail.aspx?num=1424&utm_source=yext_pilot&utm_medium=local&utm_campaign=local

$86/night

 

Holiday Inn Portsmouth (12.7 mi)
300 Woodbury Ave.
Portsmouth, NH
(603) 431-2065
http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/portsmouth/psmnh/hoteldetail

$166/night

Kittery, ME

Coachman Inn (14.9 mi)

380 US Route 1

Kittery, ME 03904

(207) 439-4434

http://coachmaninn.net/

$124/night

 

Days Inn Kittery (12.6mi)

85 US Rt 1 Bypass

Kittery, ME 03904

(207) 439-2000

http://www.daysinn.com/hotels/maine/kittery/days-inn-kittery/hotel-overview

$84/night

 

 

 

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