LAS VEGAS, June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fourth Annual TopSpin Celebrity Ping Pong Tournament presented by IHG® Rewards Club returns to The Venetian® Las Vegas this summer bigger and better than ever. The exciting event, which takes place on July 21, will again be hosted by nine-time basketball all-star Chris Paul.
The TopSpin Celebrity Ping Pong Tournament has become the hottest charity event of the summer with athletes and superstars joining in on the fun. This year will be the first year to include athletes from multiple sports, including mixed martial arts, boxing, hockey, and racing, going head-to-head for the TopSpin championship belt. Trevor Ariza, Harrison Barnes, Mike Conley, Stephen Curry, "Dr. J" Julius Erving, Rudy Gay, Andre Iguodala, Kyrie Irving, Floyd Mayweather, Paul Pierce, and Isaiah Thomas have all attended the event in the past.
A portion of proceeds from the event will be donated to the Chris Paul Family Foundation and TopSpin.
"I can't believe we're in our fourth year with this amazing event," said Chris Paul. "I love getting everyone together for some friendly competition. This event has grown so much we've moved it into a bigger venue at The Venetian and for the first time ever, it will be open to all ages. Being able to share this event with fans of all ages while raising money for a great cause is really what it's all about."
Tickets for the Fourth Annual TopSpin Celebrity Ping Pong Tournament presented by IHG Rewards Club are now on sale. Tickets range from $15 to $200 and can be purchased at www.venetian.com/topspin or by calling 866-641-7469.
About the Chris Paul Family Foundation
The Chris Paul Family Foundation strives to positively impact individuals and families by providing resources that enrich and strengthen healthy development of strong communities. Through partnerships with Feed The Children, Make-A-Wish Foundation, The Salvation Army, Boys & Girls Clubs, LA's BEST, The Reachability Foundation and Habitat for Humanity, the foundation supports literacy and technology initiatives, health and wellness programs and afterschool enrichment. To learn more about the Chris Paul Family Foundation, go to www.cp3foundation.org.
Guided by the principle that every child deserves access to a well-rounded, quality education, TopSpin provides resources for underserved youth in the United States to succeed. Since inception over six years ago, the organization has hosted events that have raised more than $2.4 million and have funded 18 nonprofit partners. Find out more at TopSpinCharity.org.
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