Iowa Gym Rats will be partnering with Attack Tournaments to put on this event again in both Ames and Des Moines. We will be playing youth games in Des Moines, and High School games in Ames. Teams of all levels from across the Midwest joined us last year in our first ever. 

Event:

Heartland Showcase 2024 – Boys Only

When:

April 13-14, 2024

When:

Des Moines, IA

Who:

  • 2nd-11th Grade Boys

Entry Fee:  

1 team – $450

Use Promo Code MULTI to get $25 off per team when registering more than 1 team.

Format:

  • Pool Play into Bracket Play
  • 4 game guarantee

Registration Method/Deadline:

HEARTLAND SHOWCASE REGISTRATION – CLICK HERE

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 4TH, 2024 OR UNTIL FULL

Additional Event Details:

-Admission will be charged for spectators

-4 game guarantee

-2 certified officials

-Games will go from 6pm-10pm on Friday, 8am-10pm Saturday and 8am–5pm on Sunday.

ADMISSION WILL BE CHARGED

Schedule:

HEARTLAND SHOWCASE – SCHEDULE AND RESULTS (CLICK HERE)

-Schedule will be released on Monday, April 8th, by 10:00 PM.

Rules:

HEARTLAND SHOWCASE – EVENT RULES (CLICK HERE)

College Coach Information:

-COLLEGE COACHES THAT PLAN TO ATTEND. PLEASE BRING PHOTO ID OR ANY OTHER FORM OF IDENTIFICATION THAT SHOWS YOU COACH AT YOUR RESPECTIVE COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY. YOU WILL SIMPLY CHECK IN AT THE FRONT GATE AND LET OUR STAFF KNOW.

-WE WILL HAVE ROSTERS FROM THOSE TEAMS THAT TURNED IT IN.

Gym Locations:

515 Fieldhouse Courts (6 Courts)

1120 NE Station Crossing Drive, Grimes, IA 50111

Kingdom Courts (4 Courts)

6095 NE Industry Dr., Des Moines, IA 50313

MidAmerican Rec Plex (4 Courts)

6500 Grand Ave., West Des Moines, IA 50266

-NO OUTSIDE FOOD IS PERMITTED INSIDE FACILITIES

-FULL SERVICE CONCESSIONS STAND ON SITE

Admission:

ADMISSION WILL BE CHARGED FOR ALL SPECTATORS

Roster Restrictions:

-Players are allowed to play on multiple teams “AS LONG AS IT IS IN A DIFFERENT DIVISIONS.” For example if there is a 8th Gold and 8th Silver division a player can play on multiple teams in each division. If there is just one division then a player MUST play on 1 team in that grade division. A player may also “PLAY UP” a grade, but may not “PLAY DOWN” a grade.

Hotel Accommodations:

Iowa Gym Rats Basketball has a “Stay to Play” policy for all tournaments.

“Stay to Play” – This requires all out of town teams and participants in need of hotel accommodations must make their reservations through TBD Travel Services to ensure placement in the tournament. 

* It is required that teams book all of their housing through this service to ensure placement in this tournament. By not using this service, your team may incur a penalty or disqualification. No refunds will be given.

* This is a complimentary service and makes securing your rooms quick and easy
with 24 hour online access to hotel availability.

* Hotel Availability for Team and Individual reservations can be found online or calling TBD Travel Service.

Tournament Accommodations – – Click Here (24 Hour Online Access)

TBD Travel Services
Phone : 515.207.4910
Toll Free – 855-TEAMTVL
Email: teams@TBDtravelservices.com
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am to 4:30pm CDT
www.TBDTravelServices.com

Trophies/Medals:

1st place team will receive an award 

Tournament Director:

Todd Miller – iowagymrats@gmail.com or (515) 451-5635

Josh Block – joshua.r.block2@gmail.com or (515) 423-2356 

Blake Jensen – blakezjensen@gmail.com or (515) 291-0916

Michael Cronk – michael@alliowaattack.com