Registration for this event is closed
Registration Ends: April 09, 2018
Nellie Gail Tennis Club
25281 Empty Saddle Dr, Laguna Hills 92653
About 36th Annual Nellie Gail Grand Prix
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Players will receive Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) credit for all matches played.
Player UTRs are available at universaltennis.com.
Entry Fee: Entry Fee is $65.00 per doubles team and $40.00 per singles entry
Minimum number of matches for each player in this tournament: Some divisions will have a backdraw depending upon draw size.
Maximum number of players for this Tournament: No Maximum
Match, set and game scoring format: OURNAMENT RULES
Play will be governed by USTA rules. All players must abide by the Southern California Tennis Association "Code of Ethics." A 15-minute default time may be enforced. Scoring of all matches (except finals) shall be as follows: best of three (3) sets using regular scoring, using a 12-point tie-breaker (first to 7 points by a margin of 2 points) at six (6) games all. In the case of a tie-break, players shall change ends after every 6 points played and after the end of the tie-break. In the final round, the format will be the best of three (3) sets with the first two (2) sets using a 12-point tie-breaker at six (6) games all; in the case of split sets, the third set will be played as an "advantage set" (i.e., the first player or team to win at least six (6) games by a margin of two games shall be declared the winner of the match).
The tournament director(s) reserve the right to consolidate divisions to accommodate the draw. ALL DIRECTORS' DECISIONS WILL BE FINAL.
All players are encouraged to report/check-in at the tournament desk at least 15 minutes prior to match time. Defaults may be called immediately.
PROBLEM PLAYERS WILL NOT BE ACCOMMODATED. ENTRANTS MUST BE AVAILABLE TO PLAY AS SCHEDULED. NO REFUNDS DUE TO SCHEDULING CONFLICTS.
Depending on the number of entries received, additional tournament sites may be required. You will be informed of this when you call for your first round match time. The online draw will also indicate at which site each match is to be played.
All players who participate in the tournament (and spectators) accept full liabilities for accidents, injuries and/or loss of personal items, and will not hold the tournament, its directors or the facility responsible.
In case of questionable or inclement weather, the tournament committee reserves the right to reschedule match times as needed. All players are advised that the rescheduled matches may include tournament participation on or during subsequent weekend(s). It is the player's responsibility to contact the tournament chair for rescheduled match times.
What players/parents/coaches need to know: Coaching is allowed on changeovers only. Coaches MUST REGISTER PRIOR TO THE MATCH BEGINNING WITH THE TOURNAMENT DESK.
Tournament Director: Dennis Claus