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July 13 - July 15

2018 Adult 40 & Over 3.5/4.5+ Sectional Championships

Sectional Regulations Team Eligibility 2.03A(5): The minimum number of required team members in the Adult 40 & Over is eight (8) for all NTRP levels.  All teams MUST have 8 eligible team members to combine and compete for their FIRST scheduled Sectional Championship match.  This requirement cannot be waived.  Entry fees will not be refunded to teams that withdraw after the tournament schedule is first published.

National Regulations Player Eligibility 2.03A(3): In the Adult and Mixed Divisions, a player is eligible to progress to championship level competition below National Championships if that player has played on the same team in at least two (2) matches at the same NTRP level in the same Age Group during its local league season and is otherwise eligible. A maximum of one (1) default received by the player during local league competition shall count for advancing. Retired matches shall count toward advancing for all players involved in both USTA League Divisions.


Registration:

Team Entry Deadline: June 25th, 2018

Entry fee provides:

  • Player gift
  • Awards for winner and finalist team participants
  • Athletic trainer

Entry Fee: 

  • $35.00/player

New for 2018 – Each player will register individually

ALL players must sign a waiver to play tennis at the USTA National Campus. Please instruct your players to go to the link below to complete the waiver


Hotels

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Team List & Schedule:

Click the buttons below for team lists and schedules.


Team Captain Phone Conference:

A Team Captain phone conference will be scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, July 10th at 12 Noon and 7:30 PM (Eastern Time). 

The captain may choose which time suits his/her schedule best.  A call-in number will be sent to the captain under separate email.  The captain or a team representative is required to be on one of the calls.


Team Captain Check-in

Friday July 13th, 2018

  • USTA National Campus Tournament Desk
  • Check In will begin at 7:00 AM
  • Captain’s will receive their team packet with Captains Guide, line-up cards & raffle tickets.
  • Team Captains: please check-in at least 60 minutes before your FIRST scheduled match time. 

General & Match Play Information:

Rain Date (if necessary): Monday July 16, 2018

Tournament Director:  Hoku Purcell-Langley

Tournament Referee: Mac McGregor

Scoring:  Section Reg 2.03C Scoring, Rest and Suspended Play. All matches played at the USTA Florida Sectional Championships shall be the best of two tiebreak sets with a set tiebreak (using the Coman tiebreak procedure) at 6-all.  In the event of split sets, a match tiebreak (using the Coman tiebreak procedure) shall be played in lieu of a third set. No coaching is allowed at any time.

Umpires: There are roving umpires present at all championship sites. Roving umpires may be positioned inside the fenced areas and will interfere with play as little as possible. Players should be encouraged to play tennis without the need for umpires to be present. In the case of disputed calls and upon the request of the player, a roving umpire may be requested to observe a portion of the match

Practice Courts:  Practice courts are only available from 7:00am to 7:30am Friday & Saturday: from 7:30am to 8:00am on Sunday.  It’s imperative that your team only practices on the court surface in which your team was assigned.

Court Surfaces:

  • Hard: 3.5 Men, 4.5+ Women
  • Clay: 3.5 Women, 4.5+ Men

Coaching: No coaching allowed.

Trainer: There will be a trainer on-site to assist with athletic injuries. They will have access to ice.

Awards:  Winners and Finalist must report to the tournament desk for award distribution and team picture following their final match.

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Details

Start:
July 13
End:
July 15
Event Category:

Organizer

Hoku Purcell-Langley
Phone:
(407) 955-4988
Email:
purcell@ustaflorida.com
Website:
www.ustaflorida.com/hokupurcell

Venue

USTA National Campus
10000 USTA Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32827 United States
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Phone:
(407) 675-2500
Website:
www.ustanationalcampus.com