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2020 Adult 55 & Over 7.0/9.0 Sectional Championships

October 24 - October 26

Sectional Regulations Team Eligibility 2.03A: The minimum number of required team members in the Adult 55 & Over Sectional Championship is six (6). All teams MUST have 6 eligible team members to combine and compete for their FIRST scheduled Invitational match.  This requirement cannot be waived.  Entry fees will not be refunded to teams that withdraw after the tournament schedule is first published. 


Know Before You Go

The format will be 3 Doubles.

Tournament play will follow the USTA Florida Leagues Safe Play Guidelines.  All players and guests will be required to follow the USTA National Campus Guidelines while on site.  Click the buttons below to review each.  

USTA Florida Leagues Safe Play Guidelines USTA National Campus Guidelines

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ALL GUESTS MUST FILL OUT A HEALTH QUESTIONNAIRE EACH DAY BEFORE ENTERING THE CAMPUS.

Fill Out The Health Questionaire


Registration

Team Entry Deadline: October 14, 2020 (Minimum of 6 players registered)

Entry Fee:

  • $35.00 per player
  • Players may register electronically throughout the event. However, players registering after 9:00am Friday October 23, 2020 will NOT receive player T-Shirt or Door Prize entry. NO EXCEPTIONS! 

Entry fee provides:

  • Player T-Shirt
  • Awards for winner and finalist team participants
  • Athletic trainer

Register Online USTA Florida Sectionals Agreement


Hotels

USTA Travel is the exclusive accommodations provider for the USTA National Campus. 

We’ve made it easy for you to reserve rooms with great rates and in the best locations.

For any questions, please contact a member of the USTA Travel team at info@ustatravel.com.

Book Your Room Online


Team List & Schedules

Schedule will be posted in TennisLink no later than Friday October 16, 2020. 

Click the buttons below for the team lists and schedules.

TennisLink 7.0 TennisLink 9.0


Team Captain Phone Conference:

A Phone/Video conference will be scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, October 20th, 2020 at 12 Noon and 7 PM (Eastern Time)

If you are not able to attend the 2pm call, there will be a video recording of the call information available upon request.

The captain may choose which time suits his/her schedule best. A call-in number will be sent to the captain under a separate email. A team captain or team representative MUST attend the meeting. Captains are responsible for understanding the procedures discussed at the meeting regardless of attendance. Please take notes.


Team Captain Check-in:

Friday October 24th, 2020

  • Information will be shared with the captains and players prior to arrival. It is imperative that all are read and understood, as many processes and procedures have changed due to COVID 19 for safety purposes. 
  • USTA National Campus
  • Check In will begin at 6:45 AM.
  • Captain’s will receive their team members t-shirts (no exchange of sizes except for USTA Florida errors), Captains booklet, paper copy of team schedule with court assignments, line-up cards, and raffle tickets.
  • Please check-in at least 45 minutes before your FIRST scheduled match time.    

General & Match Play Information

Rain Date (if necessary): Tuesday October 27, 2020

Tournament Director: Hoku Purcell-Langley

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: There will be NO practice courts available! If you would like to rent a court, you may do so by calling the National Campus directly (407-675-2500) and reserving a court or by checking in at the Welcome Center front desk and reserving in person.

Court Surface: Clay

Coaching: No coaching allowed

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

Awards: Winners and Finalists must report as directed for award distribution and team picture (with masks and social distancing) following their final match. 


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Details

Start:
October 24
End:
October 26
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Organizer

Desirae McLaughlin
Phone:
(407) 815-2193
Email:
mclaughlin@ustaflorida.com

Venue

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