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2024 OKLAHOMA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - UPSC BY PIG

LIFE TIME, 2563 West Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City Oklahoma, 73134
All start times are subject to change and events might be merged or split based on event registration.
Apr 07, 2024 12:00 PM - Sep 15, 2024 11:55 PM

Sep 27, 2024 - Sep 29, 2024

Tourney Timezone: Central

Cost: USD 50.00
Description
“United Pickleball State Championship" by the United Pickleball Association (UPA)
Which state has the best pickleball players?
The answer will be revealed soon enough, courtesy of the inaugural United Pickleball State Championship (UPSC), a set of tournaments conducted across all 50 states in the country. The Gold Medalists from each of these tournaments will automatically secure invitations to the year-end United States Championship in Dallas, TX, and all event fees will be waived.
Come the United States Championship, a Champions Division will feature all the champions from each division nationwide battling against each other for pickleball supremacy.
Why Should I play in the State Championship Series?
Participating in the United Pickleball State Championship (UPSC) offers players a unique and thrilling opportunity to showcase their skills on a bigger stage, contributing to the vibrant and growing pickleball community. The series, spanning all 50 states, provides an inclusive platform for players of varying ages and skill levels to engage in spirited competition while fostering camaraderie among enthusiasts across the nation. The chance to compete in the largest pickleball tournament in each state ensures a diverse and competitive field, creating an environment that encourages players to push their limits and improve their game.
Moreover, the prospect of earning a coveted spot in the year-end United States Championship in Dallas, TX adds an extra layer of excitement and motivation. With all event fees waived for medalists from each state, the State Championship Series is not only a celebration of skill but also a rewarding experience for those who excel in their divisions. The Champions Division at the United States Championship brings together the best players from across the country, offering a grand stage for the ultimate showdown and the quest for pickleball supremacy. Whether you're a seasoned competitor or a newcomer to the sport, the UPSC promises a memorable journey filled with competition, sportsmanship, and the chance to etch your name in the annals of pickleball history.
Champions Division
Participants who secure skill-level gold at a state championship are eligible for a complimentary event fee to the United States Championship in Dallas, TX. This exclusive offer recognizes and rewards excellence in the Champions Division and ensures the best possible competition. This United States Championship will take place from November 4th to the 9th.
Gold - 100% ( Free event Registration )
Silver - 50% off
Bronze 33% off
Divisions Offered
We are excited to offer a range of divisions to cater to players of varying age groups and skill levels:
Skill Levels: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0
Age Groups: 18U, 19+, 35+, 50+, 60+, 70+
Playing Divisions: MD, WD, MXD, MS, WS
Registration Starts
April = Early Registration = $50 + event fees
May & June = Registration = $65 + event fees
July = Late Registration = $80 + event fees
August = Very Late Registration = $90 + event fees
All Doubles Events are $20 each
All Singles Events are $35 each

Additional Information
9/27/24 Friday - Men's Singles & Women's Doubles
9/28/24 Saturday Mixed Doubles
9/29/24 Sunday Men's Doubles & Women's Singles
Players will utilize "World Pickleball" rating (WPR) from their player profile - If there is no WPR, then the "Pickleball Brackets" rating (PBR) is use. Lastly, Self rating is used and the responsibility of the player to set at a skill that is NOT lower than their DUPR or UTPR
Format Details - "Round Robin with Playoffs"
"Pool" play followed by playoffs of the top teams - usually the top 4
If there are fewer than 3 teams/players will be moved into a combined bracket.
Double Round Robin 1 to 15 win by 2 for 3 teams
Games: 1 to 15 win by 2 for brackets 4, 5, or 6 teams
Games: 1 to 11 win by 2 for brackets with 6 or 7 teams
8 or more teams will be split into pools with the top 2 teams go to a playoff round
Pickleball Is Great reserves the right to refuse service at anytime
Tournament Director may need to combine and adjust brackets as needed.

Refund Policy
CANCELLATION DEADLINE: 8/31/24
If you withdraw before the CANCELLATION DEADLINE above, you will be issued a refund (with a $15 processing fee deducted). Refunds will be issued at the conclusion of the tournament.

Venue Information
LIFE TIME,2563 West Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City Oklahoma, 73134
Surface Type: Tennis Hardcourt Surface
Play Area Type: Indoor Air Conditioned
Net Type: Permanent & Portable
Ball Used: Franklin X40
Number of Courts: 12
Parking: No Fee
No overnight parking

Details
Officiated Type:None
Max Events per Registration:3
Cost Includes:0 Events
Guaranteed Games per Event:3
Allow Pets:No
Allow Food:No
Allow Grill:No
Allow Dish to Pass:No