Senior Olympics Festival - Pickleball

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Event sponsor: Encompass Health.JPG

Events:

  • Men’s & Women’s Doubles (50+ & 70+ skill level)
  • Mixed (Coed) Doubles (50+ & 70+ skill level)

Dates:

  • Wednesday, Jan. 24 (Men’s Doubles 70+, Women’s Doubles 70+)
  • Thursday, Jan. 25 (Women’s Doubles 50+, Mixed Doubles 70+)
  • Friday, Jan. 26 (Mixed 50+)
  • Saturday, Jan. 27 (Men’s 50+)

Site: Udall Park, 7200 E. Tanque Verde Rd.
Schedule:
8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Check-In:
30 minutes before start time
Fees:

Event Info: Senior Olympic Office - seniorolympics@tucsonaz.gov
Event Coordinator:
Priscilla Scott - pscottpball@gmail.com

Registration: Begins Monday, Dec. 11, 2023
All Pickleball registrations and payments must be done online at www.pickleballbrackets.com

Entry Regulations:

  • All registrations must be done online at address below. Each doubles partner must register, sign the waiver and pay their fees individually.
  • This is a USA Pickleball sanctioned tournament. Current USA Pickleball membership required to register.
  • Teams must play in the skill level of the highest rated partner in doubles.
  • Both partners must be 70+ to play in 70+ doubles events.
  • Participants may compete in only one event per day and one skill bracket per event.
  • Entries limited to no more than 15 teams per skill/age event.
  • The date of the LATTER player to register and pay online will determine the team’s registration date and place them on the team list or waiting list.
  • All fees and waivers must be submitted prior to the start of the tournament.
  • Participants must supply their own paddle.

Event Details

Format:

  • All events will be skill-level events (3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, or 5.0)
  • The competition ball will be optic yellow Franklin X-40.
  • Double-elimination tournament format
  • The tournament director reserves the right to close entries when court capacity for the day has been reached, combine events and change format based on enrollment.

Sports Rules:

  • The USA Pickleball 2023 Rulebook & Official Rules apply, available at usapickleball.org

This is NOT a qualifying event for National Senior Games.

USA Pickleball Membership is required to register for this tournament.

usapickleball.org/memberships

Event Results

Event results will be posted following the completion of the event.