- #ShotFromTheDot challenge gives CEBL fans opportunity to win tickets to the CEBL Championship Weekend and a year of free Flair Airline flights; two shots, two prizes
- Winner Malcolm Williams of Maple Ridge, BC is the first winner of the challenge. So far, 156 fans have tried to make the shot
Langley, British Columbia July 18, 2022 – Flair Airlines, Canada’s everyday low fare airline, is excited to announce Malcolm Williams, is the first winner of Flair #ShotFromTheDot challenge.
At yesterday’s Fraser Valley Bandits home game against Ottawa BlackJacks, Malcolm stepped up to hit not one, but both shots making him not only the first winner, but a double winner! For hitting the first shot, Malcolm won a trip to the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) Championship Weekend in Ottawa, Ontario from August 10 to 14, 2022. For making the second shot, Malcolm won free flights for a year to every destination Flair Airlines flies in Canada, the United States and Mexico.
Flair Airlines and the CEBL have a multi-year partnership with the aim of bringing Canadian basketball fans closer to the game. At every CEBL game this year fans have the chance to win. Both shots are made from Flair’s dot logo from inside the half-court line, and the second from the far side of the half-court line.
To date, 156 fans have attempted to make the shot at the CEBL’s 79 regular season games. Malcolm may be the first to make both shots, but fans across Canada have the opportunity to attempt the Flair Airlines #ShotFromTheDot at the remaining CEBL games this summer and join Malcolm at the CEBL Championship and on free Flair flights for a year.
About Flair Airlines
Flair Airlines is Canada’s leading low-fare airline and its greenest airline, on a mission to provide affordable air travel that connects them to the people and experiences they love. With an expanding fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft, Flair is growing to serve over 30 cities across Canada, the U.S., and Mexico. For more information, please visit www.flyflair.com.
About Canadian Elite Basketball League
A league created by Canadians for Canadians, the CEBL has the highest percentage of Canadian players of any professional league in the country, with 71 percent of its current rosters being Canadians. Players bring experience from the NBA, NBA G League, top international leagues, the Canadian National team program, and top NCAA programs as well as U SPORTS. The only First Division Professional League Partner of Canada Basketball. The CEBL season runs from May through August. Head to CEBL.ca for more information or follow us (@cebleague) on Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, LinkedIn, Facebook & YouTube. All CEBL games can be streamed live internationally on the CEBL’s OTT platform, CEBL+, and on the CEBL Mobile app for iOS and Android devices. Games will also be available to stream live in Canada via cbcsports.ca, the CBC Sports app for iOS and Android devices, and the free CBC Gem streaming service.