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Date

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Site

New location for 2017.  

State Gym | Iowa State University | Ames


Time

Check-in starts at 8:00 am.
Mixed Doubles play starts at 8:30 am 
Doubles will follow the conclusion of mixed doubles
Singles will follow the conclusion of doubles.
Some singles matches may be delayed if players are competing in doubles or vice versa


Commissioner

Steve Stone
515-577-3190
info@pickleballiowa.com 

Competition Format

Matches will be best 2 out of 3.  games will be played to 11, win by 2.  If the 3rd game is needed, sides will switch when either side first reaches 6 points in that 3rd game.

Age groups may be combined in the event of limited numbers/participants.  Iowa Games reserves the right to modify format based on number of participants.

A player may enter one singles, one doubles and one mixed doubles for the entry fee.

During registrations players will be asked to rate themselves.  If registering via mail please include your rating on your entry form.
1.0 (Recreational)
1.5 (Recreational +)
2.0 (Rec. to Novice)
2.5 (Novice)
3.0 (Intermediate)
3.5 (Advanced)
4.0 (Advanced +)
4.5 (Elite)
5.0 (Pro)

Each member of a doubles team must complete a separate entry form and pay the entry fee. If playing doubles, all players must indicate who their partner is on the entry form. Individuals wishing to be assigned a doubles partner should indicate 'Need Partner' on entry form. The tournament director will attempt to assign a partner.


Rules

USA Pickleball Association Rules will apply.  Click Here for the Rules


Sport Specific Information

Pickleballs will be provided.  Players must provide their own paddle.


Age Determining Date

July 22, 2017


Doubles and mixed doubles age divisions are determined by the youngest player's age.  (i.e. One player is 50 and the other player is 65, you would sign up in the 50 - 59 age group)


T-shirts

Athletes will receive a colored T-shirt.  Pre-registered athletes have the option to upgrade to a dri-fit shirt for an additional $10.

T-shirt pick up will be located in parking lot S7 on the Iowa State University Campus.  Parking lot S7 is located east of Jack Trice Stadium off of University Boulevard.

 

Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Medals for first, second, and third place in each age division. Age divisions may be combined based on the number of entries

Singles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles

13 & Under

14 - 18

19 +

35 +

50 +

60 +

70 +

80 +

90 +





Registration Deadline

A player may enter a maximum of 3 events for the entry fee (one singles, one doubles and one mixed doubles)

EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE
$26 Entry Fee
Postmark: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Online: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE
$31 Entry Fee
Online Only: Thursday, June 29 - Sunday, July 9, 2017


NO ON-SITE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED