October 3rd from 11am to 2pm- Grand opening of the Dingerz Batting and pitching centre, Grand Opening.. The place is filled by Baseball fans !
Mayor Watson is addressing to the crowd
The Ribbons is cut at the new Dingerz with Mayor Watson David Gourley Pres. Of Ottawa Champions and David McGuinty Mpp for Ottawa South and David Beehler pres. of Routhier Baseball Academy
David Beehler he's really happy of the work done by his team to transform the place in a High quality facility quickly.
David McGuinty said that it's good for the community to learn the sport and to keep the population healthy,
The Ribbon cutting ended by a "Go Champions Go"", and a 'Go Jays Go". The Ottawa Champions are a new CAN-AM team, they did well for a first season.
The Ottawa Champions are involved in this project and they are proud to contribute to the evolution of Baseball in Ottawa. The president, David Gourlay, is saying that the growing of baseball is due to the fact that parents are always looking for new activity. It's a perfect activity as we can watch fews innings or the entire game.
People are enjoying cake and snack to celebrate this opening. It's also doors opens to inaugurate the new batting cage and pitching centre. People can try all the stations.
"It's crazy to see this fervour for the BlueJays, everyone is wearing Blue Jays" gear"
The City Hall will raise the Blue Jays Flag to the top of city Hall during the duration of the playoff. "This is the only thing we like from Toronto" joked Jim Watson.
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