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The Men’s & Women’s Over-35 event will be held in the RiverWorks Complex, in Buffalo, NY.

The 2023 ISBHF World Masters Championships will take place between August 30-September 3, 2023.

The city is located less than 30-minutes away from the world famous Niagara Falls.

The RiverWorks venue with two rinks is located on the river near downtown Buffalo, 5-minutes away from the night life in downtown full of restaurants and casinos with live entertainment each night on location. The complex itself offers restaurants, an arcade, adventure activities such as rock wall climbing & zip lining or outdoor water activities.

The ISBHF holds Masters Championships, often welcoming legends of the game, both in the Men’s (35+) and Women’s (35+) categories.

Players are eligible to play in their category if they are born no later than the last day of December, of the year of the tournament. For example, a player wanting to participate in the Masters category must turn 35 years of age no later than on December 31st of the year of the tournament.

The first ISBHF Men’s Masters World Championship took place in Bratislava, Slovakia, in 2010, while the Women’s Masters tradition started in Tampa Bay, USA, in 2014. The Men’s and Women’s Masters events are held jointly and bi-annually.

Masters World Ball Hockey Championship Medal History