Teams of women and girls from around the world are to meet for adrenaline-packed sporting events and activities Jan. 22-29 during the 27th annual Kelly McGillis Classic International Women's & Girls' Flag Football Championship.
The event will take place in Key West, Florida.
Named for and endorsed by the critically acclaimed actress and former Key West resident who starred in Top Gun and Witness, the championship includes pre- and post-tournament activities and three days of competition.
Diane Beruldsen, president and founder of the International Women's Flag Football Association that presents the tournament, said in a press release more than two dozen teams from across the United States, Mexico, Central America, Sweden, India and Egypt are expected to participate.
The tournament brings together players ranging from 9 years old to seniors who compete in multiple divisions, develop their skills during flag football clinics and enjoy camaraderie during water-sport excursions and social events.
Event information is at IWFFA.com/kmc2018 .