2021 USA-Canada Senior Border Battle Factsheet at Grand Rapids


USA-Canada Senior Border Battle

July 30-August 1, 2021
Grand Rapids, Michigan USA

Entry Form | Additional Tournament & Hotel Info | Selected Teams | Pool Play & Championship Brackets 



July 30-August 1, 2021 (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)


Grand Rapids, MI USA


This event will bring the best senior Major teams in the United States to play against the best from Canada.  SPO in Canada will be responsible for selecting their Canadian team for each age division. The ISSA will select three Major teams in each of seven age classifications, Men's 40, 50, 55, 60, 65 and 70s and Women's 50s to represent the United States.  

Ticket Prices: Admission to all venues is FREE.

No charge for parking, adequate parking is available at the parks.

Team Meeting: TBD
Host Hotel:  
Team Check-in:

Photo ID's (drivers license) are needed for the player check-in.  Friday evening at 6:00pm the teams will check-in at the Art Van Sports Complex and a Team Home Run Contest will follow.

Tournament Seeding:

The four teams in each age division will compete in pool play on Saturday.  The top seeded USA team will compete against the Canadian team on Sunday for the Gold Medals.  The other two USA teams will compete on Sunday for the Bronze Medals. 

Tournament Director:

RB Thomas, 703-368-1188 or 571-436-9704 (cell)  (USA Administrator)

9114 I-Beam Lane, Manassas, VA 20110 

Email: [email protected]


Invitations will be given to the managers of the appropriate qualifying teams from the 2019 tournaments at Grand Rapids, Richmond and Sanford.  Selected senior teams will be invited to participate and will receive a link to the Entry Form.  Other interested Major teams need to contact RB Thomas and discuss their desire to participate if an opening occurs in their division.  Also, interested players may also contact the selected team managers to see if they need a player.  (Teams may use unlimited pick-ups from anywhere in the USA for this special event (Exception:  A team can have no more than three players currently playing on a Major Plus team.)  Email:  [email protected] 

Rosters Due: The ISSA Roster Form must be submitted online prior to the event and the Roster Waiver form submitted at the check-in on Friday night at the event. 
Divisions of Play:

Major only.


Team trophies and medals to each player  Some Team USA apparrel to be provided.


The entry fee is $500  


T-shirts and other apparel may be for sale.