The 2022 YAS IRONMAN
Co-Ed Basketball Tournament
Friday August 26 – 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday August 27 – 9:00am to 6:00pm
168 Wall Street, Saskatoon
Two age-level tournament levels at once: Under 16 and Under 13, as of June 30.
Players can register to play both days, or to play on Saturday only, all day.
Who is Invited and Eligible?
Every female and male graduate of a YAS basketball camp held during 2022.
Every female and male graduate of a YAS basketball camp held during past years (before July 2022) and who was age 8 to 15 as June 30, 2022.
One or two female or male guests age 8 to 15 as of June 30, 2022. They must be registered along with or after a YAS graduate who is also registered for the tournament. An eligible guest must have not been involved in any non-YAS basketball camp or school held in Regina or Saskatoon during 2022.
The IRONMAN will be held at the Friendship Centre, 168 Wall Street, located in downtown Saskatoon.
A tournament fee is due at the time of pre-registration or at the time of in-person last-minute registration. Visa, Master Card, Cash accepted.
YAS Graduate = $50.00 for both days, and $30.00 for Saturday only.
Guest = $60.00 for both days and $40.00 for Saturday only.
Numbered Game Jerseys
YAS graduates can use their numbered camp jersey and / or can purchase a new numbered jersey for $20.00.
Each guest will receive a numbered game jerseys exactly the same as those YAS graduates received at YAS camps. (Jersey cost included in Tournament Fee)
Friday, August 26
Players and guests who have pre-registered to play both days in the tournament report to the gym between 4:00 and 5:00pm.
YAS staff conduct a review of tournament minor rule modifications. Nothing difficult.
Players warm up and familiarize themselves with the gym, courts and Wilson NCAA basketballs supplied by YAS.
Based on their previous assessment of registered YAS graduates, YAS staff members appoint a captain and co-captain for each team.
A player draft will then be held in order to increase each team’s starting roster to 4, 5 or 6.
Each team will then play two exhibition games with individual and team mentoring by staff.
YAS staff will make any transfers and roster modifications in order maintain relatively equal strength between teams.
Each team then plays one more exhibition game that evening.
Saturday, August 27
Players who played in Friday evening’s exhibition games report back to the gym between 9:00 and 9:30am.
Players who have pre-registered to play only on Saturday or who wish to register at the last minute to play only on Saturday (space permitting) report at 9:00 am.
YAS staff may make additional roster modifications in order maintain relatively equal strength between teams.
Then, the real IRONMAN tournament starts: 4 on 4 or 3 on 3 NCAA front court games. No more transfers or roster changes.
Every player will be needed and will play equally in three more games, each with at least 2/3 floor time in each game.
The tournament will conclude with a brief Wrap-Up Ceremony starting at 5:40 pm.
How to Register
Very Important Note:
Registering for this tournament is completely separate from registering for regular YAS camps.
July 1st: First day to pre-register by phone or email. Non-refundable tournament fee due.
August 26th: 4:00 pm, last chance to register in person to be placed on a team to play both Friday and Saturday in the Tournament.
August 27th: 9:00 am, last chance to register to be placed on a team to play only on Saturday.