Philly League 2007

RPS Philly FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 11, 2006 (Philadelphia)

2nd Annual Pabst Blue Ribbon Philadelphia Rock Paper Scissors City League
Championship Series
Season to Kick Off April 15

The Philadelphia Rock Paper Scissors Championship Series Planning Committee is
pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Pabst Blue Ribbon Philadelphia Rock
Paper Scissors City League Championship Series (PBRPRPSCLCS) will begin play on
April 15, 2007.  The PBRPRPSCLCS is looking to build upon the success of its’
inaugural season, in which over 700 competitors attended nightly events in the
hope of becoming City League Champion, a title ultimately claimed by local
celebrity Johnny Goodtimes.  This event is fully endorsed by the World Rock
Paper Scissors Society (http://www.worldrps.com/), recognized as the governing
body of the sport throughout the world.  The PBRPRPSCLCS is pleased to welcome
back Pabst Blue Ribbon, who will be returning as the Title Sponsor.   

Pabst Blue Ribbon has become a strong supporter of local and regional RPS
action throughout the country, sponsoring local events in several markets.  
Pabst strongly believes in allowing RPS enthusiasts to coordinate their own
events, and the 2007 PBRPRPSCLCS will be presided over by well-known U.S.
player, referee, and organizer Mr. C. Urbanus.  

The PBRPRPSCLCS will take place at a variety of venues throughout the city
every Sunday through Thursday beginning on April 15th.  The season will
culminate in the PBR RPS City League Championship Invitational on June 9th,
with the City League Champion taking home a prestigious title, trophy and a
$1,000 prize.  In addition, over $500 worth of prizes will be awarded to the
champions of nightly events.  

Player points for the league will be awarded depending upon how each competitor
fares in nightly competitions. Players are…

RPS PhillyFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 11, 2006 (Philadelphia)

2nd Annual Pabst Blue Ribbon Philadelphia Rock Paper Scissors City League
Championship Series
Season to Kick Off April 15

The Philadelphia Rock Paper Scissors Championship Series Planning Committee is
pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Pabst Blue Ribbon Philadelphia Rock
Paper Scissors City League Championship Series (PBRPRPSCLCS) will begin play on
April 15, 2007.  The PBRPRPSCLCS is looking to build upon the success of its’
inaugural season, in which over 700 competitors attended nightly events in the
hope of becoming City League Champion, a title ultimately claimed by local
celebrity Johnny Goodtimes.  This event is fully endorsed by the World Rock
Paper Scissors Society (http://www.worldrps.com/), recognized as the governing
body of the sport throughout the world.  The PBRPRPSCLCS is pleased to welcome
back Pabst Blue Ribbon, who will be returning as the Title Sponsor.   

Pabst Blue Ribbon has become a strong supporter of local and regional RPS
action throughout the country, sponsoring local events in several markets.  
Pabst strongly believes in allowing RPS enthusiasts to coordinate their own
events, and the 2007 PBRPRPSCLCS will be presided over by well-known U.S.
player, referee, and organizer Mr. C. Urbanus.  

The PBRPRPSCLCS will take place at a variety of venues throughout the city
every Sunday through Thursday beginning on April 15th.  The season will
culminate in the PBR RPS City League Championship Invitational on June 9th,
with the City League Champion taking home a prestigious title, trophy and a
$1,000 prize.  In addition, over $500 worth of prizes will be awarded to the
champions of nightly events.  

Player points for the league will be awarded depending upon how each competitor
fares in nightly competitions. Players are awarded 1 point simply for
participation, with points increasing for each victory on the night.  The top
64 competitors at the end of the season will be invited to compete for the
PBRPRPSCLCS Championship title.  In addition to their City League points,
winners of the nightly tournaments will receive a gift certificate to the venue
hosting the event along with the envy of all of their friends, family and
fellow competitors.

For more information regarding the PBR Philadelphia RPS CLCS please visit
www.rpscityleague.com or www.myspace.com/rpscityleague, where you will find a
full tournament schedule, scoring procedures, mailing list sign up and rules of
the sport.  There is also information regarding the "street RPS" tournaments
that will be occurring simultaneously at each event, providing even more
chances to win points and prizes.  

PBRPRPSCLCS Commission C. Urbanus is available by e-mail at
urbanus(AT)rpscityleague.com or by phone at 732.266.7546

Full Schedule:

Every Sunday from April 15-June 3 (excluding Memorial Day weekend)
Atlantis
Corner of Frankford & Hagert
Registration begins at 6:45
Competition begins at 7:15

Every Monday from April 13-June 4 (excluding Memorial Day) Bob & Barbara’s
1509 South Street
Registration begins at 7:00
Competition begins at 7:30

Every Wednesday from April 19-June 14
Jager’s Shot & Beer Bar
45 S. 3rd Street
Registration begins at 9:00
Competition begins at 9:30

Every Thursday from May 3-June 7*
The Dive
947 E. Passyunk
Registration begins at 9:00
Competition begins at 9:30

*note first week of competition will be Tuesday April 24th, with regular
Thursday events from May 3 forward

 

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