DATE
July 17-19, 2020

VENUE
Liberty University
LaHaye Fitness & Recreation Center
Lynchburg, VA
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LaHaye Recreation Center
24 indoor courts, climate controlled and beautiful hardwood floor
7/17 Friday Men and Women’s Singles          Start time: 3:00pm
7/18 Saturday: Men’s Doubles                   Start time for first round: 9:00am
7/18 Saturday: Women's Doubles                Start time for first round: 9:00am
7/19 Sunday: Mixed Doubles                    Start time for first round: 9:00am
Age and Rating Format For all Days & Categories

Age: 13-18 Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 13-19 Rating: 4.0-4.5
Age: 19-49 Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 19-49 Rating: 4.0-4.5
Age: 19-49 Rating: 5.0 (must be min. 3 in bracket)
Age: 50-54 Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 50-54 Rating: 4.0-4.5
Age: 55-59 Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 55-59 Rating: 4.0-4.5
Age: 50-59 Rating: 5.0 (must be min. 3 in bracket)
Age: 60-64 Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 60-64 Rating: 4.0-4.5
Age: 65-69 Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 65-69 Rating: 4.0-4.5
Age: 60+    Rating: 5.0 (must be min. 3 in bracket)
Age: 70+    Rating: 2.0-3.5  Age: 70+ Rating: 4.0-4.5

 
REGISTRATION FEES
$55 per person and $5 for each event

REGISTRATION


  CLOSED
                                                                                                                          
Closes: July 8, 2020 (unless tournament brackets fill up before that date)


Refund Policy -- 75% refund before June 24 -- 50% refund before July 1 -- NO refund after July 6
 
Safety Guidelines

COMPETITION FORMAT
Player's age as of: 12/31/20                                                                                                                
Minimum Age of Player: 13


PLAY FORMAT
* Brackets may be reformatted if not enough registered in a specific bracket
• Winners Bracket Scoring: 2 out of 3 (11 point) games, win by 2 points
• Survival Bracket Scoring: 1 (15 point) game, win by 2 points
• Gold, Silver & Bronze matches will be the best 2 out of 3 games to 11 points, winning by 2 pts.

NEW 2020: Medals will be awarded in each skill level in every age bracket.


• Primary Ball: Gamma Photon or Onix Fuse Indoor Pickleball                                                                     
Practice Courts Available:
Friday: 3-6 pm; Saturday: 7:45-8:30am and after courts open; Sunday: 7:45-8:30am                             
Referees
will only be used for all medal games. All other games will be played using the honor system, calling your own lines and the server calling the score before they begin the motion of the serve.             

Players may only play in one age division in the same event. Once a match is announced, all players have ten (10) minutes to begin play. USAPA Rules Apply – Decisions by Tournament Director are Final. Tournament director reserves the right to adjust brackets if needed to fit the flow and play of the tournament. *Medal match times are subject to change and based on the days first finishing
rounds.



SPORT DIRECTOR
Judy Bowman
Email: 
Judy@wheelpower.org
Steve Bowman - Bracket Director

MERCHANDISE
2020 Virginia Commonwealth Games merchandise will be available for purchase online


AWARDS
2020 Virginia Commonwealth Games bronze, silver and gold medals will be given in each category/division.


LODGING

commonwealthgames.org/hotels

FOR QUESTIONS 

Sport Specific & Online Registration Questions: Contact Sport Director Judy Bowman at 
Judy@wheelpower.org or 434-907-5839

Website Questions ONLY: Contact the Virginia Amateur Sports Office at 540-343-0987 or 
registration@
commonwealthgames.org


All dates, times, locations and formats are tentative at this time. Virginia Amateur Sports reserves the right to make changes to the sport information noted on this page. Some dates, locations and times may change due to registration numbers. Participants are encouraged to check sport info often for any changes.