26/06/2017

2017 Club Doubles Lawn Tournament (Closed)

Tournament date & times:

Sunday 16 July, 2017
10:00am–5.00pm

 

Venue:

Maccabi Tennis, White City (natural grass surface)
30 Alma Street, Paddington

 

Fees:

• AUD$40 per person
• You must enter and pay individually (nominate your partner on the registration form)

 

Entry Deadline:

Entries will close on Sunday July 9, 2017 (unless filled earlier)

 

Tournament Entry:

This tournament is open to Club members only so please ensure your Club Membership is currently active. Entries will only be accepted once payment and registration are received from both players.

To enter, simply follow the two-step process below.

 

Step 1:
Please make payment via PayPal link here (each player)

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=EC5JS2M78Z73Y

Step 2:
Fill out this registration form to enter (each player)

https://goo.gl/forms/Y9bWmCORhtSzKPUl1

 

Format:

• 4 divisions, each consisting of 2 groups of 5 doubles teams (Total 80 players)

• Within each group, each team will play a round robin of 4 matches of 1 standard set (first to 6 games with standard tie-break at 5-5).

• 2nd deuce is sudden death point.

• The winner and runner-up of each group will be determined by sets won. In the event of a tie on sets, the winner will be determined by the higher percentage of games won. ie. Games won divided by total games played (eg. 20 games won, 18 games lost = 20/(20+18) = 52.632%)

• The winner of each group (in each division) will advance to their division final.

• The runner-up of each group (in each division) will play off for 3rd/4th.

 

Balls:

All matches will be played with Slazenger Balls

 

Attire and shoes

Proper tennis shoes and attire are required when on court.

 

Do’s & don’ts

• Avoid disturbing other matches.
• Players shall not engage in unsporting conduct.
• A player is not allowed to receive coaching during a match.
• Do not enlist the aid of spectators in making line calls.
• Wait until players on another court have completed a point before retrieving or returning a ball.

 

Enquiries:

For any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me on tournament@tennissydney.org.au

 

 

Rob Ward

Tournament Director
2017 Club Doubles Lawn Tournament

 

Waiver of Liability
By participating in the Tennis Sydney 2017 Club Doubles Lawn Tournament and related activities & events, participants agree to waive any & all rights & claims for bodily or emotional injury, injury to their reputation, or any other damage or harms that they might suffer, or any other claims of any nature they or their legal representatives may have against Tennis Sydney, the GLTA & its officers, all tournament sites, tournament sponsors, or any organisation, facility or individual associated with this tournament & the related activities & events. Participants agree to participate at their own risk & the above organisations, facilities, & individuals will not be responsible for any harm, injury or damage that they might suffer. They also release & waive any & all rights to claim damages or remuneration which may arise as a result of references to, photographs, images or likenesses of them which may appear in any publication or other media coverage.

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