Corporate Games


2017 Corporate Games March 25 - May 6 - SAVE THE DATE

Things you can do now to get ready for next year:

(1) Reserve your spot now. Use our handy fill-save-send Registration Form to reserve your spot now. You may send in the essential information first and complete event selection later this year...or next!

(2) Deepen your commitment to Corporate Games as a sponsor next year. Find out more about (1) why you should be a returning or new sponsor for 2017 Corporate Games. View our (2) Benefits-at-a-Glance sheet and benefit levels for (3) Event (4) Bronze (5) Silver and (6) Gold sponsors.

(3) View ■ the new 2017 Corporate Games PowerPoint Presentatiion (pdf) at your next meeting

(4) It's a wrap! Read about the final results of the 2016 Corporate Games



Entire CG Program Guide

Director's Welcome

Fees, important dates & coordinators meeting  flyer

Practice OpportunitiesMarch Madness practice discounts

Sponsor Reception

Sports, dates & locations 

Calendar of events

Registration & Event Selection

Employee Hold Harmless Waiver

Sponsor benefits & agreement form

Why become a Sponsor?

■ Sponsor benefits levels: ■EventBronzeSilverGold

Business & Fitness Fair application fillable form

Medals, trophies and JD Probasco Spirit Award

March Madness Practice Opportunities

Opening Ceremonies spread sheet ■ Printable format

Cross Fit Challenge Rules  ■ Cross Fit Challenge Video on Facebook

Corn Hole Fundraiser  ■Corn Hole sign up fillable form

Photo Contest how to enter / VIEW ALL ENTRIES FOR 1) Group (2) Action (3) Spirit and (4) Community Service

T-Shirt Design Contest - request torch & logo artwork (eps vector files) from

Community Service ProjectsVolunteer Tracking Form  ■ Volunteer Ventura ■ waiverevents & opportunities

Closing Ceremonies

Playbook manual of rules & team rosters or select individual events below

YouTube video by Amoretti

Vimeo or YouTube of 5K Run by Ky Schultz of

■ View CAPS Media video on ■ Vimeo  ■Youtube

Take the Corporate Games Survey

■ Keep your team spirit going: sign up for Summer Sports Leagues


Rules and rosters are now online below

Division schedules will be posted by March 10 below and on Team Sideline at

Site Coordinators & ContactsEvent Site Addresses Company Coordinator Information  ■ All Events Playbook


Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Aquatic Tug-O-War

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Basketball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Billiards Eight Ball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Billiards Nine Ball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Bocce Ball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Bowling

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Coed Beach Volleyball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Coed Softball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Cross Fit Challenge

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Men's Softball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Corn Hole Fundraiser  ■Corn Hole sign up fillable form

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Darts

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Dodgeball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Dominoes / Table Games

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   5K Run  (2) Flyer (3) Register online at Vendurance here

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Flag Football

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Golf Pay separate fee to vendor hereW-9 taxpayer ID# info

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Horseshoes MEN

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Horseshoes WOMEN

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Horseshoes COED

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Indoor Coed Volleyball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Kickball

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Lazertag

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Minature Golf

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   MB2 Kart Racing

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Paintball ■pay separate fee to vendor ■W-9 taxpayer ID# info

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Sand Sculpture Contest

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Soccer Six-A-Side

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Spades / Table Games

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Speed Scrabble / Table Games

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Surfing Challenge

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Table Tennis MEN

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Table Tennis WOMEN

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Table Tennis COED

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Team Tennis MIXED DOUBLES

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Team Tennis MEN'S DOUBLES

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Team Tennis WOMEN'S DOUBLES

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Texas Hold’em

Schedules ■A/AABCD        ■Team Roster & Rules   Tug-O-War


Join us for the 27th annual Ventura Corporate Games with over 10,000 participants, 80 companies. 32 events and 6 weeks of friendly business to business team sports competition. Discover a great way for your company to increase workplace wellness, pride and excellence through employee teamwork, camaraderie and fun. Win Gold, Silver and Bronze medals, division trophies and  the JD Probasco Spirit Award.

Find out more by contacting CG Director Eric Burton at 805/658-4738 or

Get organized! Ideas for Company Coordinators to energize employees to participate (page 2 of this attachment)

Employee hold harmless waiver complete after registering - fillable form

■Smart Phone Video Challenge City of Ventura challenges CSU Channel Islands

CSU Channel Islands challenges County of Ventura

CAPS MEDIA invites companies to take the 2016 Corporate Games Video Challenge by May 7. Make a video of your Team's Challenge in (1) Fitness (2) Team Spirit or (3) a Community Project. Here's how:

STATE your company name, division and which challenge you are undertaking
SEND a 20 second (max) video to in MP4 format (MOV preferred) 
WATCH on CAPS (6 & 15) plus Corporate Games, YouTube and more sharing sites. 


Sign up for receive CG News emails  ■View issues 2016JanFeb  ■Mar ■Apr  ■May  25

Practice OpportunitiesMarch Madness practice discounts

CG PowerPoint for your staff meetings

■View CAPS Media video of the 2015 Corporate Games on ■Vimeo  ■Youtube

■View Health Tips from the Y ■ buddy workout on Facebookstretches

Opening Ceremonies ■ Saturday, March 19 ■ 10 AM to 4 PM ■ Ventura Community Park

Everyone is invited to join the party! The free family float day, business and fitness fair, torch lighting, mobile stage entertainment and dozens of activity booths and stations are open to all! CG participants take part in the Corn Hole Qualifier and Cross Fit Challenge. ■ Overview  ■ Printable VersionRevised Map

5K Info, Registration & Map

Event Flyer - Event Rules

April 1 is the deadline to register online for Divisions A & D for event on April 6

April 15 is the deadline to register online for Divisions B & C for event on April 20

Click here or on the image below for a printable map


2016 Corporate Games: We’re close to the finish line!

Here’s a brief rundown of what you need to know for our final events for the 2016 Corporate Games.

CLOSING CEREMONIES will be held on Saturday, May 7, at Ventura Harbor Cove Beach off Spinnaker Drive from 9 am to 3 pm.

GETTING THERE: Please remember, PARKING lots near the event site along Spinnaker Drive are truly limited. Most are reserved and restricted for Ventura Harbor Village businesses and customers. So please take advantage of the FREE SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE EVERY 15 MINUTES from the Four Points Sheraton and Holiday Inn Express parking lots, off Harbor Boulevard at Schooner Drive, from 9 am to 3 pm. The shuttle will make two stops in Ventura Harbor Village in addition to Harbor Cove Beach. ●Scroll below for a printable map of the event site parking lots and shuttle service.

THE SAND SCULPTURE CONTEST from 9 am to noon will feature teams creating their “Space, the final frontier” theme sculptures from all natural materials.

CORN-HOLE CHAMPIONSHIPS from 9 am to 1 pm are for the top teams from each qualifying tournament. Remember to bring your company ID and $10 per team cash donation for this Operation Smile fundraiser when you check in at the Cydcor Tent next to the Tug-O-War pit by 9 am

THE TUG-O-WAR CONTEST from 10 am to 1 pm will ultimately decide the Overall Points Winners in each division. Remember to bring your company ID and shoes or sandals to participate.

THE AWARDS CEREMONY at 2 pm will honor the division winners for Overall Team and JD Probasco Spirit Awards winners.

THE T-SHIRT CONTEST: enter by Wednesday, May 4. Either mail your t-shirt to Richard Newsham, PO Box 99, Ventura CA 93002 or, better yet, hand deliver it to Community Partnerships & Graphics, Room 218, Ventura City Hall, 501 Poli Street, weekdays between 8 am and 5 pm (closed alternate Fridays). Congrats to all the companies whose entries have already been received. Scroll below for entry info.

PHOTO CONTEST: email your group, action, sportsmanship and Closing Ceremonies shots by Thursday, May 12, to ●scroll below for entry rules or contact Richard Newsham at 805/658-4726 or for any photo contest questions.

SUMMER ADULT SPORTS LEAGUES: Keep the CG magic going this summer by signing your company teams up for summer competitions. Get your team rosters here for ●soccer ●softball ●basketball. Or sign up for ●beginning golf lessons.

Join city staff on Thursday, May 12, if you are interested in forming a summer Kickball or Dodge Ball League at 6 pm, in the Ventura City Hall Atrium, 501 Poli Street, for a discussion about league format, rules and fees. Or contact Doug Reed at or 805/658-4743 to relay your interest. Get more league info at ● or

CORPORATE GAMES SURVEY: Please take a few moments and complete the survey to help us improve the Corporate Games next year. Your feedback is very important to us.

For CG wrap-up questions please contact me at or 805.658.4738. Thank you so much for your support of and participation in the 2016 Corporate Games! Sincerely, Eric Burton


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■ 2016 Photo Contest Albums ■ Winners low-rez version GroupActionSpiritCommunity Service

■ 2015 Photo Contest Winners■GroupActionTeam SpiritCommunity Service

■ 2015 Corporate Games News ■AugSepOctDecJanMarAprMay 5  ■May 19

■ 2014 Corporate Games News ■OctNov  ■Jan  ■Feb  ■Apr Apr23May7May22

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