(London, ON)– The London 2018 Ontario Summer Games Host Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that RoomRoster has been named the Official Accommodations Provider of the London 2018 Ontario Summer Games. RoomRoster, a sports technology start-up company based out of London, bridges the gap between tournament organizers and teams by providing an all-in-one solution for all aspects of tournament management including accommodations booking, registration, scheduling, and scoring. They are developing a personalized Ontario Summer Games mobile app which will allow athletes, coaches, parents, and spectators to obtain real time information and communications, enhancing the overall participant experience.
“We’re thrilled to partner with RoomRoster to host the 2018 Ontario Summer Games here in London,” said Dave De Kelver, General Manager of the London 2018 Ontario Summer Games. “Their unique all-in-one solution will not only help our Organizing Committee manage various aspects of the event, but will also provide those visiting London to attend these Games with an enhanced experience through their tournament mobile app. They’re also a local company which is important to us as we showcase our city to the 3,500 participants and their families.”
"London has proven to be an excellent host city for sporting events, so it is great to see the Ontario Summer Games coming here next year,” says Jason Parker, Founder and President of RoomRoster. "RoomRoster is honoured to partner with the Games and the City of London to deliver the best experience possible for every athlete, family member and spectator. Our team at RoomRoster is ready to help London make this the most successful games yet with the use of our event management and accommodation software."
London is hosting the 2018 Ontario Summer Games from August 2nd – August 5th, 2018. This will be the 4th time London has hosted the Ontario Summer Games, which this year features over 3,500 of the province's top youth athletes, coaches, and officials competing in 21 different sports across multiple venues throughout the city. A full list of sports along with additional details on the London 2018 Ontario Summer Games can be found at www.london2018.ca as well as on our social media accounts.
RoomRoster is a Sports Technology Company that has created an industry leading, intuitive, online Tournament Management System for the amateur sports industry. Across the U.S. and Canada, RoomRoster partners with event organizers, hotels, sports commissions, national governing bodies and local cities to increase their overall event performance through a first of its kind cloud-based software and service model. RoomRoster's One-System-Solution handles everything from registration, data collection, robust communication and marketing platform, scheduling and scoring, accommodation management, tournament app, extensive reporting and economic impact support.
The Ontario Summer Games is supported by the Ontario Government, through its Games Ontario program. This program delivers or supports multi-sport events, including the Ontario Winter and Summer Games for youth, the Ontario 55+ Summer and Winter Games, the Ontario ParaSport Games, the 2017 North American Indigenous Games and the 2017 Invictus Games.
Supporting Ontario sporting events is part of Game ON – The Ontario Government’s Sport Plan, which is encouraging as many people as possible to play organized sports, helping Ontario's high-performance athletes pursue excellence and promoting increased tourism and economic development.