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Wednesday, February 10, 2010 |15:09 |Age: 4 yrs
In 2010 the Attnang Athletics are again hosting their traditional Baseball tournament Finkstonball XIII in Attnang Puchheim in Austria.
Here are some more informations:
Finkstonball XIII: 21. - 24. May 2010
Tournament Homepage: www.finkstonball.com
Evening program: www.pfingstspektakel.com
Club Homepage: www.athleticsbaseball.at
The following teams confirmed participation:
Attnang-Puchheim Athletics (AUT)
Bad Homburg Hornets (GER)
BSK Vindija (CRO)
Sissach Frogs (SUI)
BC Wolfs Domazlice (CZE)
Flyers Therwil (SUI)
Dinamo Bucharest (ROM)
White Sharks (POR)
Argancy Bootleggers (FRA)
Hluboka Cardinals (CZE)
Kranski Lisjaki (SLO)
Northern Knights (GBR)
Among 12 Teams we have very strong teams from all over Europe who already participated in past years. Our two new teams are the Therwil Flyers from Switzerland, who won the Swiss Championship in 2009 and the White Sharks from Portugal, Portuguese champion 2008, a nation, which has never attended before.
In addition to that 7 of the 12 Teams participated in the last three years at a European Cup at least once.
From May 21st to 24th 2010, the Athletics Baseballclub will organize the 13th Annual International Senior Baseball Tournament „FINKSTONBALL XIII“.
The tournament is open to a maximum of 12 senior baseball teams and will be played on two fields. The preliminary round games will be played on Saturday and Sunday morning. Semifinals will be on Sunday afternoon, on Monday (bank holiday) the finals and the homerun-derby will take place on the main field.
Over 1900 players in 73 teams from 15 different nations have participated in the past twelve years. The FINKSTONBALL Baseball tournament is Austria’s biggest Baseball event and hundreds of visitors watch the games throughout the weekend.
This tournament is combined with an outstanding music festival, including daily evening events. Each night, top Austrian and International bands will perform live on the main stage. All events will take place in a multi purpose event hall, located directly next to the baseball fields. For more information about the festival check out our festival website at www.pfingstspektakel.at. For those, who don`t like the crowd, there will also be players parties at the field with live music.