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2018 Broomball World Championships

The National Sports Center and Twin Cities Gateway are excited to host the 2018 IFBA World Broomball Championships. The best broomball teams from around the World will be representing their countries and trying to take home the hardware.

This event is open to the public and you are invited to come watch the best broomballers battle it out on the ice. Don't miss it!

October 29 - November 3, 2018

The best broomball teams from around the World

We are getting close to the big event. Thank you to all of our sponsors, partners and vendors who are making this event possible. For all of our local broomball fans, we will be selling tickets for spectators at the door.

Please check back to the site for schedule information or pick up your copy of the Official Program Book at the tournament.

Stay up to date on all the latest news and action by following us on the Official Event Facebook Page, click here

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Official Car Rental Provider - Sixt Car Rentals

Sixt is the OFFICIAL rental vehicle of the 2018 World Broomball Tournament. Find information about special team rates and how to reserve your vehicle below. We recommend Sixt for great rates and great service.

"We are proud to have been selected as the vehicle rental partner for the 2018 World Broomball Championships. Our entire Minneapolis Team is committed to making your rental experiences efficient, fast and cost effective." -Sixt Minneapolis


  • 12 or 15 Passenger Ford Transit Vans $109.99 per day 
  • Full size (Ford Expedition size) SUV $99.99 per day 
  • Medium SUV (Ford Escape, Hyundai Tucson) $55.00 per day 
  • 7/8 Passenger Minivan or Ford Explorer-size SUV $69.99 per day 
  • Full Size Car $ 41.00 per day 
  • Standard Car $ 39.00 per day 
  • Intermediate $ 37.00 per day 
  • Economy/Compact Car $ 35.00 per day 
    *All rates listed are daily rates and include unlimited mileage 

Rates are not available online - please call or email

To ensure that you get the proper rate, email or call Bruce or Roger with arrival date, time and airline, expected departure date and time. They will make your reservations and send you a confirmation sheet. 

Bruce Decknadel (PRIMARY) , 952.345.2938
Roger Latour (Secondary) , 952.345.2941

Conveniently located just west of I-494 and the 24th Avenue exit
2143 East 77th Street 
Minneapolis, MN 55450

Official Liquor Provider - Windsor

Thank you to Windsor for being a sponsor of the 2018 World Broomball Championships!  We will be mixing Windsor all week as the official signature cocktail of the tournament.

Visit Windsor Canadian Whisky online.

Official Equipment Provider - Instant Replay Sports

Instant Replay Sports is the official equipment vendor of the 2018 World Broomball Championships. They will carry all lines of broomball equipment at their booth during the tournament. They will be available early at the registration/opening ceremonies Monday Oct. 29 and on-hand throughout the tournament. If you would like to pre-order or request items, contact Andy directly and he will be happy to assist.

Instant Replay Sports opened its doors in the fall of 1988. Family owned and operated, they take pride in improving the community and bringing affordable sporting goods to everyone.

For orders and questions, contact Andy Knaeble, 952.888.1898

Visit Instant Replay Sports online
Find the store location HERE


The co-host hotels are the Hilton Garden Inn and Best Western Shoreview (Next to each other with bar-restaurant attached).

View Official host hotels and additional options HERE.

If you have hotel questions contact Al "Woody" Stauffacher at


Advertise Here

ADVERTISING: Plenty of marketing opportunities for your company to advertise prior/during the 2018 World Broomball Tournament.

Possibilities range from website, program, dasher boards, event night sponsor, on ice markings, title sponsor and more. Contact Al "Woody" Stauffacher at for more information and details.

Registration and costs

Register HERE

Cost: $1,500 CDN

or $2,500 CDN for teams NOT staying in approved hotels.

Minnesota Attractions

  • Mall of America
  • Professional sports franchises
    • Hockey - Minnesota Wild
    • Basketball - Minnesota Timberwolves
    • Football - Minnnesota Vikings
    • Soccer - Minnesota United
  • Award winning restaurants, brewpubs, wineries
  • Attractions within minutes of the Schwan Super Rink

Calendar of Events

Saturday October 27, 2018

  • Minnesota Wild vs Colorado Avalanche at 7:00 PM - Xcel Energy Center 
  • Group Ticket link click HERE
  • Promotion Code:  Broomball

Sunday October 28, 2018

  • Vikings viewing party - 6:00 PM @ Invictus Brewing
    • Come check out Blaine's first brew pub and watch the Minnesota Vikings play against the Saints. $1 beers for broomball players and 10% off food at Tipsy Steer.

Monday October 29, 2018

Tuesday October 30, 2018

  • Broomball Night at Running Aces Race Track and Casino
    • Free poker tournament entry to win prizes!
    • Free apps, Bingo, Gaming Tables and LIVE track race/betting.
    • Must be 18+ to attend

Wednesday October 31, 2018

  • MN Timberwolves vs Utah Jazz at 7:00 PM - Target Center
    • Group Ticket Link HERE
    • Promotional Code:  WorldBroomball

Thursday November 1, 2018

  • Go Race car driving at MB2 Raceway and then head to our Broomball Pub Party night @ Invictus Brewing for some libations and dinner. Meet our Minnesota host teams and share a drink with broomball friends. $1 off beers and 10% off food at Tipsy Steer with valid player credential.

Friday November 2, 2018

  • TBD

Saturday November 3, 2018

  • Championship day
  • Banquet party at the National Sports Center. Doors Open at 6:00 PM.


Fundraising Help

Find out how your team can raise funds! Learn more here.

Tournament Contact

Spencer Arvold


Phone: 763.717.3234