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BPONG.COM

April 22, 2009 08:00 ET

BPONG.COM™ and Flamingo Las Vegas Announce Dates for The World Series of Beer Pong V™

Beer Pong Teams Register Now to Spend the New Year With BPONG January 1-5, 2010 on the Las Vegas Strip

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - April 22, 2009) - BPONG.COM™, leading retailer of beer pong gear and founders of The World Series of Beer Pong™, have partnered with Flamingo Las Vegas to bring you The World Series of Beer Pong V™, to be held January 1-5, 2010. Registration is now open and beer pong teams can sign-up by visiting www.bpong.com/wsobp.

"Las Vegas is the ideal place to ring in the New Year, and the Flamingo is the perfect resort for The World Series of Beer Pong V. Vegas is once again welcoming us back with open arms," said Billy Gaines, co-founder of BPONG.COM and The World Series of Beer Pong. "We are excited about this year's WSOBP and it's going to be bigger and better than ever with more teams, fierce competition, and more cash prizes than ever before awarded in beer pong history."

The World Series of Beer Pong V registration is now open. Packages start at $500 per person ($1000 per team) for the Early Bird Special, which includes four nights at the fabulous Flamingo located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, tournament registration fees, and a minimum of 12 games of beer pong. The Early Bird Special will end June 15, 2009. To enter and for tournament details, visit BPONG.COM. Beer pong teams can also attend regional qualifying beer pong tournaments and local Satellite Tournaments™ for a chance to earn a spot at The World Series of Beer Pong V. The locations for these tournaments will be announced shortly and will be listed on www.bpong.com. For more information on Flamingo Las Vegas visit, www.flamingolasvegas.com.

ABOUT BPONG.COM:

Founded in 2001, BPONG.COM is the official governing body of beer pong and the Center of the Beer Pong Universe™. BPONG.COM's founders have a deep love and respect for the sport of beer pong, and their website is the largest community for beer pong players to get together online. BPONG.COM also offers the most beer pong gear and equipment of any beer pong website in existence. Their goal is to bring together the numerous independent leagues across the country and form a single, unified league for the popular and fast-growing sport. For more information, please visit www.bpong.com.

ABOUT THE WORLD SERIES OF BEER PONG:

The World Series of Beer Pong is the largest, longest-running organized beer pong tournament in the world, created by beer pong players, for beer pong players. The fifth annual WSOBP will be held in Las Vegas January 1-5, 2010 and will offer the largest payout in beer pong history of $50,000. Games are played on 8-foot BPONG tables, and The WSOBP rules govern in all gameplay. For more information about The WSOBP, please visit: www.bpong.com.

BPONG, BPONG.COM, the Center of the Beer Pong Universe, and related logos, among others, are trademarks or registered trademarks of BPONG, LLC. The World Series of Beer Pong, WSOBP, and related logos, among others, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Beer Pong Events, LLC. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

ABOUT FLAMINGO LAS VEGAS:

Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, Flamingo Las Vegas features more than 3,500 guest rooms, including the award-winning Flamingo "GO" Rooms. America's favorite brother-sister duo Donny & Marie are the resort's headlining act and are the city's top ticket. Comedians George Wallace and Vinnie Favorito, adult revue X Burlesque and comedy-magician Nathan Burton round out the Flamingo's entertainment offerings. The resort offers 77,000 square-feet of action-packed casino space and a beautifully-landscaped wildlife habitat surrounded by sparkling waterfalls and lush tropical gardens.

Contact Information

  • BPONG.COM Media Contact:
    Danitra Alomia
    Reverb Communications
    Email Contact
    209-586-1495 ext.115

    Flamingo Las Vegas Contact:
    Michelle Mosbacher
    Public Relations Manager
    702-693-6010
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