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2017 Clearwater Spring Grand Open Table Tennis Tournament


Giant Round Robin
USATT Two-Star Sanctioned
$2,400 Prize Money
Limited to 100 Players
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This tournament is part of the Mid-Florida Table Tennis Tour.

WHEN : Saturday, April 1, 2017
WHERE: Long Center, 1501 N. Belcher Rd, Clearwater, FL 33765
Gym opens 8:00am.
First event will begin at 9:00am.
Check-in 1/2 hour before player's first event.
(Late check-in may forfeit reservation.)

DIRECTIONS: Belcher Road runs north-south. The Long Center is south of Sunset Point Road & north of both Route 60 (Gulf to Bay Boulevard) and Drew Street.  MAP

Entry and payment deadline is March 31st at 6 pm

GENERAL TOURNAMENT INFO :
Open to all USATT members. Players who are not currently a USATT General Member must purchase a USATT Membership or a Tournament Pass as part of their tournament entry.

The tournament committee reserves the right to cancel the tournament or modify the events or formats based on the number of entries or other factors. No prize money or trophies will be awarded for defaults, splits, unfinished matches or to unrated players (except in the Championship Class).

FORMAT: Colossal Round Robin. Conducted in one stage. Each player will compete in a complete round robin (nine matches in a full tournament), Players will be placed in a Class based on their USATT rating. The Championship Class will consist of the 10 highest rated players who register for the event. There will be 10 classes in the tournament, with each class containing 10 players (or less if the tournament is not full).

PROCEDURES: Each class will have a complete round robin (ten players in a full tournament). The winners will be determined based on their playing record during the complete round robin for their particular class.

UNRATED PLAYERS must have an estimated rating to enter. Please arrive early to be assigned an estimated rating.

EQUIPMENT: Only USATT-approved equipment will be used: 20 tournament-quality Butterly tables and nets, 3 Star 40+ poly Nittaku while balls (provided). Gym has hardwood floor and is air-conditioned.

DRESS CODE: The USATT Dress Code is enforced. Do not wear white shirts, shorts, skirts.

CLASSES AND PRIZES
In rating order.
Trophies awarded for all classes.
CLASS1ST2ND
Championship$1000 $500
Elite$200$100
Master$50$25
Expert$50$25
Advanced$50$25
Prestige$50$25
Challenger$50$25
Competitor$50$25
Progressive$50$25
Contender$50$25

Default Policy:
ITTF/USATT rules apply. Players not signed in within 10 minutes after an event starting time may be defaulted.

**If delayed call Keith Hanley's cell phone 727-831-6931. **

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All USATT and ITTF regulations apply. All matches will be best 3 out of 5 games to 11 points.

REPORTING TIMES: Players sign in from 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM. Play will begin at 9:00 AM. Players not signed in by 8:45 AM may be defaulted for the entire event (and replaced by an alternate) at the discretion of the tournament director.

COMMITTEE:
Tournament Director:
Keith Hanley
Certified Referee:
Raymond Spann, CR, RU
Certified Umpires:
Rudy Santo, John Reynolds
Staff:
Carolyn Adams

MAIL in the entry form with fees for approved registration.
Email entries will NOT be accepted. Mailed entries with the required entry fees will be registered according to their arrival date. Entry forms without payment will not be registered.
Or click here to register online (includes option to pay online).

PAYMENT (Pre-Payment Required):
Check or money order payable to: Sunrise Table Tennis Club
Mail to:
Carolyn Adams
1651 Lakeview Lane #B,
Dunedin, Florida 34698

REFUNDS: In the event one cannot attend the tournament after submittal of fees, a refund, less $5.00 shall be made provided notification of the inability to attend is received no later than 6 pm, March 31, 2017.

Snacks/drinks included.
Swim meet concessions available.

For more information:
CLICK HERE TO SEND EMAIL
Or phone: Carolyn Adams (727) 557-7299

OUR SPONSORS:
The City of Clearwater Parks & Recreation Dept.
Paddle Palace
Nittaku


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