Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) August 26, 2012
Dart World, the largest US distributor of darts and related equipment, is officially the premiere sponsor of the Minute Man Dart League (MMDL), the world’s largest steel tip dart league. As part of this partnership, Dart World will be producing a MMDL-branded version of their state of the art, premium model dartboard, The Alien, which will be the official board of the MMDL and used exclusively at all league events, including the internationally renowned Witch City Open 2012 Tournament, to be held October 19-21 in Nashua, NH.
“Our partnership with Dart World marks the beginning of an exciting new era for the sport of darts,” said Gregg Tong, MMDL’s Director of Marketing. “Dart World’s ongoing commitment to industry innovation and customer service perfectly aligns with our league’s leadership position as a pioneer in the growth of this amazing recreational sport. The Alien dartboard is the highest quality board on the market today and we are proud to make it the official board of the MMDL. We will debut the board at this fall’s Witch City Tournament, which attracts players from around the world.”
Dart World also sponsors several MMDL players who compete at the professional level and who represent the USA in international competition. These players are Tom Sawyer (Peabody, MA), Tom Curtin (Townsend, MA) and Bette Cunningham (N. Grafton, MA), who have qualified to compete at the Winmau World Masters being held in England this October.
About Minute Man Dart League (MMDL)
Established in 1974, the Minute Man Dart League (MMDL) has grown from a handful of teams to the Largest Dart League in the World. MMDL currently has over 450 teams from the Boston, North Shore, South Shore and Central regions of the state of Massachusetts. The Minute Man Dart League brings together people of diverse heritage and backgrounds and provides opportunities for valuable personal and cultural exchange.
The league has organized and established its activities in accordance with the principles of open membership, fair play, and respectful competition. The MMDL holds socially beneficial programs such as the MMDL Singles Championship and charitable fund raising activities along with upholding strong ideals of service to community. MMDL is a non-profit organization. http://www.mmdl.org
About Dart World
Established in 1970, Dart World, Inc., located in Lynn, MA, is the largest distributor of darts and related equipment in the United States.http://www.dartworld.com
About the Witch City Open
The 2012 Witch City Open will be held at the Courtyard Marriott in Nashua, NH on October 19-21, 2012, and features over $20,000 in prize money. Top players from around the country and the world are invited to challenge players from New England and the MMDL, the largest steel-tip dart league in the world. National ranking points from the American Darts Organization (ADO) will be available for players that compete in the cricket and 501 singles events. A comprehensive flyer for this event is available from the MMDL website: http://www.mmdl.org