March 9th 2017 06:00 PM - March 9th 2017 09:30 PM

Paddles for Saddles @ Serve

60.00 - 60.00
107 King Street East, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Paddles for Saddles @ Serve


The Cause

Paddles for Saddles is a charitable ping-pong tournament in support of the Hamilton not-for-profit children's bicycle advocate Bike for Mike. 

Taking place at Serve Ping Pong on King Street East in Hamilton the fundraiser is aiming to raise over $3,000 for local programming.

100% of team entry fees will go towards supporting Bike for Mike.

The Teams

Each ticket is valid for 1 team entry. $60 per entry*.

Each team will consist of 3-4 individuals. Substitutes are optional.

Teams can enter under either of two divisions - each division will have a Champion.

Amateur Team - "We like to play, but we aren't that serious"

Pro Team - "We think we are pretty good and we are here to win"

The Tournament

The Tournament is a doubles round-robin style tournament broken up into two competitive divisions - Amateur and Pro. 

Run-time: Starts strictly at 6:15pm, please be there 30 minutes in advance. Tournament should run for about 2-3 hours depending on if you make the playoffs.

The Prizes (per division)

1st Place: Bottle service (1 bottle) + 2 hours of free play in a private ping-pong room at Serve Ping Pong Bar & Lounge. Valued at $450.

2nd Place: One (1) $200 prize in gift cards for Mezcal & Uno Mas

3rd Place: Four (4) one-month SoBi memberships for each member of the winning team (max. of 4). Valued at $60.


*100% of team entry fees will go towards supporting Bike for Mike.



Bike for Mike

At Bike for Mike our mission is to help make Hamilton a more cycle-friendly city by creating and empowering a new generation of bike riders.By providing children and families across Hamilton with bicycles we hope to inspire a new group of ambassadors that will work together with the ever growing cycling community to show [them] the way.To show kids of all ages the joys of riding a bike. To show parents that cycling is the way to a better quality of life. To show Hamilton that car dependency is not a foregone conclusion. And to show our city that the cycling community is continuing to grow and will not rest until we have safer streets for riders of all ages. OUR GOALS: Increase awareness of the joy and benefits of cycling Increase the number of active cyclists Raise funds so that every child in Hamilton can have a bike to ride

Ticket Information

Please note that your tickets will be email to you and attached as a PDF upon successfully registering for this event. In the event that you have either not received your confirmation email, cannot find the confirmation email, or used an incorrect email address, please contact the organizer.

All ticket holders will receive an email notification reminder 24-48 hours prior to the event's start date (this does not imply particular sessions, just the event). Your tickets will also be attached to this email.

It's encouraged to save your tickets to your phone by downloading them or taking a screenshot, however you may also print your tickets before arriving to the event.