Registration Ends: August 23, 2017
Mitch Gornto Tennis Complex
3401 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach 33405
About West Palm Beach- August UTR
Players will receive Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) credit for all matches played.
Player UTRs will be used when selecting players for the Tournament and/or Division/Compass Draw.
Seeding is based on player UTRs.
Player UTRs are available at universaltennis.com.
A UTR subscription is required to search and view player ratings on the UTR system, with pricing starting at forever free for UTR Basic. The UTR Premium Plus allows subscribers access to search and view college team profiles.
Entry Fees: $50 for both Singles and Doubles (Guarantee a minimum of 3 matches for singles and doubles)
Refund Policy: A full refund of $50 will be issued directly back to the credit card used to pay for the entry for players that withdraw from the UTR event up to 14 days prior to the start of the event. If a player withdraws within 14 days of the start of the event, he/she forfeits their entry fee.
Maximum Draw Size: (A maximum of 16 Compass Draw for each UTR Level based group)
Tournament director will have the ability to group the registrants into groups of 8 or 16 based on UTR levels. Doubles partner will be paired by tournament director and will be a maximum of 8 Compass Draw based on UTR level group.
Once draws have been published, any withdrawals or no-shows should result in a walkover. No on-site alternates will be allowed.
Seeding: In an effort with UTR to promote level-based play and decrease the number of non-competitive matches in the circuit, 50% of players in each level-based compass draw will be seeded according to player UTRs while the remaining 50% are randomly placed within the draw.
Scoring: Singles matches will play 2 out of 3 sets with a 10-point match tie break in lieu of a 3rd set using no-ad scoring. Doubles matches will play 8 games Pro-set with 7-point tie breaker at 7-7, using no-ad scoring.
Minimum number of matches for each player in this tournament: Guarantee a minimum of 3 matches in both singles and doubles
Maximum number of players for this Tournament: 128
Tournament Director: Chi Ly