Registration Ends: October 22, 2017
Ottawa Athletic Club
2525 Lancaster Rd, Ottawa K1B 4L5
About Ottawa Athletic Club October UTR
ENTRY METHOD: via Email to Tony Roth, email@example.com, "UTR Entry" in the Subject Line. Players must include full name, present age, date of birth, contact phone numbers. Phone message entries are not permitted. NOTE: All participants must have a UTR Events account to register. You may create one at events.universaltennis.com/register/ if needed.
Entry Fee: $65, payable at the OAC Welcome Desk prior to the first match
DIVISIONS: Players will be grouped into U12 and U14 divisions, according to Tennis Canada age group guidelines. Top-ranked/rated players may be grouped into a separate draw to ensure suitable matches. A maximum of 24 players per draw.
MATCHES: Matches will be best 2 of 3 sets, no-ad scoring, 3rd set will consist of a super tie-breaker to 10 points. Depending on draw sizes, some matches may consist of a 10-game pro-set. Players are guaranteed a minimum 3 matches.
COACHING: on-court coaching is permitted at change-overs. players must register a designated coach with the tournament desk, maximum one coach per player.
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/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.
About UTR: Universal Tennis Ratings provide tennis players worldwide a common scale to determine their level of play. The 16-level scale (from beginners to elite world-class professionals), precisely and reliably determines individual players’ ratings based on actual match results without regard for age, gender or where the matches are played. The Universal Tennis website allows visitors to view more than three million tennis results. College Tennis coaches utilize UTR ratings for recruiting, for scouting opponents, and also to track the levels of their current players. The ITA currently uses UTR ratings to assist with selections and seeding’s for select regional and national events.
Tournament Director: Tony Roth