1st and 2nd place teams from each of USTA Florida’s 8 regions (21 areas) are eligible to enter.
Team must have participated in a 2018 local mixed USTA league at the appropriate division for 55 & Over (7.0, 8.0, 9.0).
Player must have played in a minimum of one USTA league match in the Mixed 55 & Over division. Defaults will not count.
Registration is currently open.
Team Entry Deadline: October 13th, 2018
$35.00/player before the start of the event
$40.00/player during the event (Captain’s Meeting/Team Registration/Tournament Desk)
Captains, please mail one check made out to SPTC along with a complete list of players to SPTC at 650 18th Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33705; ATTN: John Green
Entry fee provides awards for winners & finalist team participants
Entry fees will not be refunded to teams that withdraw after the tournament schedule is published
This is a mandatory meeting for Captains and Co-Captains only.
Place: St. Petersburg Tennis Center
650 18th Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33705
Date: Friday, November 2nd, 2018
Team Captain’s Registration: 6:30pm - 7:00pm. You will receive your team packet with line up cards at this time.
Team Captain’s Meeting: 7:00pm - 7:30pm
7.0 Mixed Doubles | 8.0 Mixed Doubles | 9.0 Mixed Doubles
Rain Date (if necessary): November 6th, 2018
Tournament Director: Steve Hill
Tournament Desk Phone: (727) 823-2225
Tournament Referee: TBD
In the event of a tie, the tie will be broken by the first of the following procedures:
Section Reg 2.03c Scoring, Rest and Suspended Play. All matches played 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.
If a player plays multiple matches in a day, that player is entitled to a minimum rest period between matches.
• Adult 55 & Over Divisions - 1 Hour
There may be certified roving umpires present during the tournament. 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 for matches. In the case of disputed calls, and upon the request of the player, a roving umpire may be supplied to oversee the match.
Practice courts are only available on Friday before the event, and are NOT available at any time for participating players during the tournament.
The St. Petersburg Tennis Center will have a hospitality station providing limited refreshments for all players throughout the tournament.
Water will be available on court, and ice is available at the clubhouse.
Start: November 3rd, 2018
End: November 5th, 2018
Event Categories: Mixed USTA 55 & Over
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