TORHS/Spidercourt Partnership for the 2003 PRO Ser
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, AUGUST 30, 2002
ATLANTA , Georgia ? With the idea of constant growth and development of the game, TORHS America proudly announces a new partnership for their PRO Series.
In cooperation with Spidercourt, the newest manufacturer of Arena flooring for roller hockey, they and TORHS have joined together to create the Spidercourt-TORHS Pro Series, which this year will be worth over $75,000.00 in prize money. There will be eight qualifiers throughout the year with each being worth $4,000. The two finalists at the TORHS America Nationals will then be competing for $50,000 in earnings. Mike Stegner, the Owner of Spidercourt, is thrilled with the new partnership and the excitement that the Spidercourt-TORHS PRO series will bring to the game.
In addition to increased prize earnings, TORHS America and Spidercourt have plans for international competition involving teams from across the globe including Finland , Czechoslovakia , Sweden , France , and also Singapore . Giving the game a chance to expand on not just a national level, but also internationally as well.
?We are thrilled to have this partnership with Spidercourt for the 2003 season. They are a great company and a phenomenal product that we are pleased to be associated with. Together with Mr. Stegner all of us feel that we can positively impact the game and contribute as a team with its growth and development,? said TORHS Owner Tony Abbate.
The quest for the PRO Series will begin with their first regional to be held in Broomall , Pennsylvania , USA , at the Marple Sports Arena November 15-16, 2002 . Abbate is excited about the following that the Spidercourt-TORHS PRO series is and will continue to develop over the course of not only this year but the coming seasons as well.
?We have seen this aspect grow so much and become so exciting that when things came about this year and we joined forces with Spidercourt, the possibilities grew and grew,? said Abbate. ?The growth of the PRO series will hopefully give kids the chance to have a spot to shoot for in roller hockey. The following it has already developed is stunning.?
Spidercourt is the official floor of TORHS America and is the number one rated sport flooring in the world. For more information on Spidercourt, check them out on the World Wide Web at www.spidercourt.com.