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DATE
Singles | Friday, June 23, 2017
Doubles/Mixed | Saturday, June 24, 2017

SITE
Valley Southwoods Tennis Courts
625 S 35th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265

TIME
8:30 a.m.

EVENT DIRECTOR
Pam Wagner
515-418-2282
pjwags70@gmail.com

Registration

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Monday, May 22, 2017

FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Mail-In: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Online Only: Monday, June 5, 2017

REGISTER ON-SITE
On-site registration is not available for bracketed events

DOUBLES EVENTS
Doubles partner must register, pay, and fill out liability forms.  Rosters will be checked prior to competition to ensure both participants have registered for the Iowa Senior Games.

5-Year Age Brackets (i.e. 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69…) 
 
Entry Regulations: 
1. The age division of competition for doubles will be determined by the lower age of the two partners. 
2. Competition Balls will be supplied. 
3. Athletes must provide their own racquets and practice balls. 
4.  Players are encouraged to provide a USTA player rating, if one is available.  This rating will help seed the brackets.
5. In case of rain, play will be rescheduled if possible. Players should check at the courts or at the information desk for the revised schedule. 
 
Format: 
1. The Format may be adjusted because of entries within an age bracket. The preferred tournament format will be single elimination with a consolation bracket for first round losers. 
2. Draws will be completed at 8:30 am the day of competition.  Please check in by this time.
 
Sport Rules: 
1. All matches will be conducted in accordance with United States Tennis Association (USTA) rules, except as modified herein. For a copy of these rules, please write or call: 

United States Tennis Association 
Publications Department 
70 West Red Oak Lane 
White Plains, NY 10604 
(914) 696-7000 
www.usta.com 
 
2. Warm-up will be limited to a maximum of 10 minutes. 
3. If an athlete has a conflict with another sport, the tennis match will NOT be held up. You may have to choose which sport you are going to compete in. A 15 minute default time will be strictly enforced. 
4. Matches will be the best 2 of 3 sets. Regular scoring will be used unless all participants in a given match decide on a no-add system. 
5. There will be a one-minute break every two games. 
6. If an athlete is entered in more than one tennis event, a situation may arise wherein he/she will have to play more than the USTA-recommended number of matches in any given day. However, it is the responsibility of the athlete to make conflicts known to the Competition Manager with sufficient time in order to reschedule or withdraw. 
7. Ties will be broken using a “super” tie-breaker. 
8. Tournament Director has the right to make adjustments in the schedule due to weather or outside agents. 
1. All matches will be conducted in accordance with United States Tennis Association (USTA) rules, except as modified herein. For a copy of these rules, please write or call: 

United States Tennis Association 
Publications Department 
70 West Red Oak Lane 
White Plains, NY 10604 
(914) 696-7000 
www.usta.com 
 
2. Warm-up will be limited to a maximum of 10 minutes. 
3. If an athlete has a conflict with another sport, the tennis match will NOT be held up. You may have to choose which sport you are going to compete in. A 15 minute default time will be strictly enforced. 
4. Matches will be the best 2 of 3 sets. Regular scoring will be used unless all participants in a given match decide on a no-add system. 
5. There will be a one-minute break every two games. 
6. If an athlete is entered in more than one tennis event, a situation may arise wherein he/she will have to play more than the USTA-recommended number of matches in any given day. However, it is the responsibility of the athlete to make conflicts known to the Competition Manager with sufficient time in order to reschedule or withdraw. 
7. Ties will be broken using a “super” tie-breaker. 
8. Tournament Director has the right to make adjustments in the schedule due to weather or outside agents. 

Schedules will be posted here when available

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