The 9th Annual Celebrity Softball Challenge Is Back For An All-Star Weekend At MidwayST. PAUL, MN June 25, 2014
The 9th ANNUAL CELEBRITY SOFTBALL CHALLENGE IS BACK FOR AN ALL-STAR WEEKEND AT MIDWAY
Chicago, Illinois………Celebrity Sweat®, the #1 celebrity based fitness campaign using music and sports to motivate and inspire, brings back its annual Celebrity Softball Challenge™ to kick-off All-star weekend in Minnesota.
The Celebrity game will be hosted by the St. Paul Saints at Midway Stadium on July 12th from noon to 2:00 p.m. (doors open at 11:00 a.m.). Tickets are on sale at CSweat.com and through Livingsocial.com. Get your general admission and VIP packages today.
Come see Vikings Star Alumni Daunte Culpepper’s team take on Five-Time Heavyweight Champion of the World Evander Holyfield’s team. Net ticket sales will raise money for the local Little Leagues and youth groups across the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.
Other celebrities expected to play include Tae Bo® creator Billy Blanks, UFC Legend Big John McCarthy, players from the Minnesota Timberwolves, St. Paul Saints’ Manager and Twins Alum George Tsamis, and St. Paul Saints’ Alum and Homerun Hitting leader Ole Sheldon. From the Minnesota Vikings we welcome Fred Evans, Josh Robinson, and Alum Leo Lewis. From the NHL we have Minnesota Wild players - Nate Prosser, Keith Ballard, Matt Cooke, and Alum Mark Parrish; from the Dallas Stars - Alex Goligoski; and, from the Winnipeg Jets - Dustin Byfuglien.
Before the game, the players will support another kid-friendly initiative in welcoming the exciting DSW Home Run Hitting Contest for Kids. Throughout the day, fans will be encouraged to check out the Sony Lounge, featuring the best new high tech products from Sony Electronics.
For FREE tickets, you can visit select DSW stores between July 2 and July 11 – get 4 tickets with a $49 purchase; also, visit participating Walmart stores, and look for specially marked displays with Bimbo Breads, Kellogg’s/Keebler Snacks and Pepsi. Or, listen for your chance to win on KFAN and KDWB.
This year’s 9th annual Celebrity Softball Challenge™ is presented by Intel. Jerseys are provided by WSI, and equipment by Miken.
A 30-minute highlights show will be aired capturing all the best from the sidelines with the players in attendance. Check out local listings for details and stay-tuned to CSweat.com for updates on rosters, broadcasts, and more.
Get ready to welcome All-stars to town July 12th at Midway Stadium with this year’s 9th annual Celebrity Softball Challenge™. We expect a sell out crowd!
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**Players always subject to availability