Fort Washington Swim & Tennis Club Pickleball Tournament

Fort Washington Swim & Tennis Club, 1003 Farm Lane, Amber Pennsylvania, 19002
All start times are subject to change and events might be merged or split based on event registration.
Jul 05, 2023 6:10 PM - Oct 01, 2024 6:10 PM

Sep 13, 2024 - Sep 15, 2024

Tourney Timezone: Eastern

Cost: USD 40.00
Description
The Fort Washington Swim & Tennis Club Pickleball Tournament is being held September 13-15, 2024. Men's & women's singles will be Friday September 13th, men's & women's doubles will be Saturday September 14th, and mixed doubles will be Sunday September 15th.
FORMAT
This is a double elimination tournament. Winner’s bracket matches play best of three games to 11 points, win by 2. Consolation bracket matches play one game to 15 points, win by 2. Two timeouts may be taken per team per game. All matches within a bracket will be chosen at random (including first round byes if applicable). Brackets may be combined, separated, or altered at the tournament director’s discretion. There will be one referee present, but players should expect their matches to be self-officiated.

Additional Information
COST
The price to compete is $40 registration fee plus $10 per event. This includes the fee charged by Pickleball Brackets.
EQUIPMENT
All events will play with the Franklin X-40 except for the open division which will play Dura Fast 40.
RULES AND SANCTIONED DESIGNATION
To the best of our ability, this tournament adheres to USAPA rules unless otherwise specified. This is a non-sanctioned event.
AWARDS
Medals will be awarded to the top three teams in each bracket.

Refund Policy
75% refund if canceled before September 1, 2024. No refunds after this deadline. This is an outdoor event. No refunds due to rain. If weather or any other unforeseen circumstance occurs the tournament coordinators will do all they can to play matches. If brackets are in mid play when a weather or unforeseen circumstance occurs the situation will be evaluated on a case by case basis to determine if the bracket may be finished or if winners may be determined.
If the event is canceled due to weather there will be a full refund of the entry fees minus a $5 (per event) processing fee.

Weather
This is an outdoor event. No refunds due to rain. If weather or any other unforeseen circumstance occurs the tournament coordinators will do all they can to play matches. If brackets are in mid play when a weather or unforeseen circumstance occurs the situation will be evaluated on a case by case basis to determine if the bracket may be finished or if winners may be determined.

Venue Information
Fort Washington Swim & Tennis Club,1003 Farm Lane, Amber Pennsylvania, 19002
Surface Type: Asphalt
Play Area Type: Outdoor Non-Covered
Net Type: Portable
Ball Used: Franklin X-40
Number of Courts: 12
Parking: No Fee

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