The 2006 EA SPORTS™ Madden Challenge , presented by Best Buy and sponsored by Microsoft and Sprint, kicks off today in Denver, Colorado at Invesco Field.
This year, for the first time, the 2006 EA SPORTS™ Madden Challenge will expand internationally, adding challenges in each of the following countries: Mexico, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany and Hong Kong.
The winners from the 26 U.S. cities and five NFL international tournaments will advance to the Finals, held during Pro Bowl week (week of Feb. 8, 2007) in Honolulu, Hawaii. The winner of the 2006 EA SPORTS Madden Challenge will receive a grand prize package, including a check for $100,000 and the winners of each regional competition will receive $1,000. For more information and online tournament registration check out www.maddenchallenge.com.