September 4-6, 2021

OBGC Capital Cup

This prestigious event put on by OBGC and Elite Tournaments is currently rated as one of the top Labor Day Tournaments in Region I of the Mid-Atlantic. The OBGC Capital Cup teams' play at some of the most spectacular soccer complexes in the country. Freeman Fields at OBGC Park and the Bob Lucido Fields at Covenant Park will host the majority of the event this year, as well as other fields around the Olney area for the three-day event held over Labor Day Weekend (Local teams may play Friday night). This event is open for boys and girls ages U9 through U19, with brackets in each age group varying based on the number and quality of applications. The application deadline is August 5th. 











 

Overview

UPDATE : Covid-19 Policy

 


 

Youth Soccer Is Back Week

 

on the week of September 7th, we will be hosting multiple Q and A sessions with players and coaches to help create unique content for your club to kick off the season on the right foot!

 

 

 

Fan Cutout Program

 

We are giving all D.C. United fans the opportunity to have a cut out of themselves at Audi Field for the remainder of the 2020 season. You can access the link to the fan cut outs and information by clicking here. 

 

 


 

Our refund policy for this tournament in relation to Covid-19 will be as follows:

 

If we are forced to cancel the event prior to 14 days before the start of the tournament, a full refund will be given to participating teams.  Essentially, no charge will be made. 

 

If we are forced to cancel the event within 14 days of the start of the tournament (due to state or federal intervention), a refund minus expenses will be given (expenses will not exceed 25% of the application fee).  This will because at this point, some costs would have been incurred.  We will of course hope that once we get the green light, the event will go ahead as planned.

 

Please contact Mike Libber with any questions.

Application


Tournament Application 

 

Guest Players: Registration for Guest Players


Entry Fees:

  • U08 - 2013 (7v7):$775
  • U09 - 2012 (7v7): $775
  • U10 - 2011(7v7): $775
  • U11 - 2010 (9v9): $795
  • U12 - 2009 (9v9): $795
  • U13 - 2008 (11v11): $995
  • U14 - 2007 (11v11): $995
  • U15 - 2006 (11v11): $995
  • U16 - 2005 (11v11): $1035
  • U17 - 2004 (11v11): $1035
  • U18 - 2003 (11v11): $1035
  • U19 - 2002 (11v11):  $1035
     
  • All U9-U11 teams will follow the new heading rule
  • A separate performance bond of $350 is required for U14-U19 age groups

 

Our refund policy for this tournament in relation to Covid-19 will be as follows:

 

If we are forced to cancel the event prior to 14 days before the start of the tournament, a full refund will be given to participating teams.  Essentially, no charge will be made. 

 

If we are forced to cancel the event within 14 days of the start of the tournament (due to state or federal intervention), a refund minus expenses will be given (expenses will not exceed 25% of the application fee).  This will because at this point, some costs would have been incurred.  We will of course hope that once we get the green light, the event will go ahead as planned.

 

Please contact Cody Pearson with any questions.


 

Payment Information

  • Please make all checks payable to: OBGC
  • Checks should be mailed to:
    • OBGC Capital Cup
      c/o Elite Tournaments
      PO Box 54
      West Friendship MD 21794
  • CC Fee: 2.75%

Applied/Accepted Teams


Applied Teams: View Applied Teams 
 
Accepted Teams: View Accepted Teams
 


2019 Accepted Teams: View 2019 Accepted Teams

Schedules

Tournament Brackets: View Here Updated Thusday August 27, 2020 at 8 AM


Tournament Schedule: View Tournament Schedule

 


 

We have partnered with The EC Diner. Mention you are a part of Elite Tournaments / OBGC Capital Cup Tournament this weekend September 5th to September 7th and receive 10% off your check. 

 

EC Diner

10055 Baltimore National Pike 

Ellicott City, Md 21042

 




Previous Results:

2019
2018
2017
2016
2015


 

Team Check-In

Deadline to submit all documentation through GotSoccer: Monday August 31, 2020 at 10 PM

 

Important Check-In Documents:

·       Waiver/Release for Communicable Diseases Including COVID-19 

·       Team Information Sheet 

·       Online Check-In Instructions 

 

A complete check-in includes all of the following:

·       Waiver/Release for Communicable Diseases Including COVID-19

·       Team Information Sheet

·       Official Roster (through either USYS / US Club / SAY governing bodies)

·       Valid Player Passes (including Guest Players)

o   NO birth certificates will be allowed.

·       Permission to Travel (if necessary through state association)

 

If you have any questions regarding check-in or guest players, please contact GotSoccer Check-In Team at checkin@gotsoccer.com

Fields


No Pets | No Smoking | No Alcohol

Below are fields used during the 2020 event:

Hotels


Elite Tournaments is pleased to announce the appointment of Halpern Travel as our official Tournament Housing Coordinator for the OBGC Capital Cup.  All participating teams needing housing for the tournaments are required to utilize the services of Halpern Travel.

Halpern Travel comes to us highly recommended for their commitment to providing professional service and for their attention to detail. They have extensive experience in tournament housing coordination. Halpern Travel secure, online hotel reservation system allows teams to view information about hotels, including rate, area location and amenities. Teams are able to reserve their rooms and to make changes to their reservations 24/7.

Clubs requiring a large block of rooms for multiple teams should contact Halpern Travel for special assistance at 888.640.6400.

We look forward our partnership with Halpern Travel to successfully meet the housing needs of teams attending the OBGC Capital Cup!

Hotel Reservations: Make Hotel Arrangements Here 

Apparel

 

To pre-order event apparel, please visit our tournament store. If you do not see merchandise with your tournament’s logo, do not despair! Our tournament store is updated daily with the latest designs and inventory for each event. Check back shortly to see what’s in store for you! If you don’t want to miss out on the action- keep an eye on your inbox for pre-order information, or e-mail Kyle Scranton.

Videography

Trace Soccer has partnered with the OBGC Capital Cup to provide your team with full game filmindividual highlights, and performance data that you can easily share with players, coaches and recruiters!

 

How does it work?

Trace uses an elevated AI camera and performance-tracking sensors to film the game on its own. The video is then automatically clipped for each player and delivered to their email. You can see Trace in action here.


 

What's Included:

  • 1 Trace Case with Tracers for 20 players
  • 1 TraceCam
  • 1 Tripod 
  • 3 Games filmed
  • Automated Player Clips 
  • Player Performance Stats

 

How to get started

Teams that use Trace at OBGC Capital Cup will get an exclusive three-game trial and discounted upgrades. 


 

To reserve your Trace equipment:

Please book online

E-mail q@traceup.com

Call (888) 568-3264

Vendors

Top Tier Soccer

 

Moyer Sports

 

Teamzila & TreadBands

 

Tasty Treats

 

 

If you are interested in becoming a vendor for the tournament, please contact Brian Semkiw at bsemkiw@elitetournaments.com

Referees


If you wish to referee the tournament, please complete our referee availability form. We welcome all out of town referees.

Any questions please contact our Director of Officials, Mark Jennings, at markelite@outlook.com
 

 

Contacts


Mike Libber
Tournament Director
mlibber@elitetournaments.com

Kyle Scranton 
Apparel Questions
kscranton@elitetournaments.com

GotSoccer
Check-In Questions
checkin@gotsoccer.com

Field Locations

Olney, MD
Columbia, MD

Age Groups

Boys & Girls U09-U19

Key Dates

Tournament
September 4-6, 2021

Application Deadline
August 5, 2021

Schedules Released
August 26, 2021

Apparel Pre-Order
August 31, 2021

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