Due to the Declaration of National Emergency, Declaration of Emergency in the State of Virginia, Declaration of Local Emergency in Portsmouth, VA and in an effort to prevent the spread the Corona Virus (COVID-19) through social distancing, the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament has been cancelled for 2020.
Congratulations on being selected to participate in the 68th Annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. Please understand that upon return of this acceptance form you have obligated yourself to participate in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament unless illness or injury prevents you from doing so. The P.I.T. takes great strides to ensure that your trip to Portsmouth is an enjoyable opportunity. Since we pay for transportation, lodging and food for each player it is imperative that you complete and return this acceptance form as quickly as possible so that necessary arrangements can be made. Due to the expenses we incur, we once again remind you that your acceptance obligates you to participate with exception of illness or injury.
The PIT will reimburse you for your flight upon arrival at the PIT Headquarters Hotel. Please be aware that, should you decide to cancel your participation in the tournament, the PIT will not reimburse you for your airfare. After making your travel arrangements it is important that you forward a copy of your itinerary to us. The airport used for all player flights to and from the P.I.T. is the Norfolk International Airport. Transportation to the hotel after arrival, as well as to the airport after the tournament, will be provided by the P.I.T..
Please hit the "Submit" button after completing the above form. Your acceptance is not considered complete and you will not be placed on the tournament roster until all of the information requested on this form is received.
Please have the following items with you upon arrival to the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament:
Shoes and Practice Gear
The P.I.T. provides game uniforms but players are required to bring their own shoes and practice shirts and shorts.
Dress Clothes for Celebrity Luncheon
All players will attend the P.I.T. Celebrity Luncheon on Friday, April 17.
Picture ID and Insurance Card
Upon hitting the "Submit" button you agree to the following:
I accept your invitation to play in the 68th Annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament on April 15-18, 2020. I commit myself to participate unless illness or injury precludes me from playing. I further certify that I have not been “paid to play” in any basketball game or tournament in accordance with NCAA By-Laws 2-3(I).
The Portsmouth Invitational Tournament reserves the right to rescind this invitation if the namant is identified in any criminal, legal or educational institution (ex: NCAA, NAIA, Institution, Athletic Department) disciplinary action.
I agree to hold harmless Portsmouth Invitational Tournament Foundation, Inc. for any injuries which I may sustain as a result of my participation in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament held in Portsmouth, VA on April 15-18, 2020.