Registration Ends: March 04, 2018
Family Circle Tennis Center
161 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island 29492
About Volvo Car Open Wildcard Event
How to Sign up for a UTR Event
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.
Entry Fee: ***To be completed by Tourn. Dir.
Minimum number of matches for each player in this tournament: ***To be completed by Tourn. Dir.
Maximum number of players for this Tournament: ***To be completed by Tourn. Dir.
Match, set and game scoring format: ***To be completed by Tourn. Dir.
Prize: Winner of the singles receives a Wild Card into the Qualifier into the 2018 Volvo Car Open March 31 & April 1, 2018
Location: Family Circle Tennis Center, Charleston, SC home of the “Volvo Car Open”
Singles Draw Size: Start will 32 and grow from their depending on the number of entries. The tournament will be single elimination
Player Registration: Tournament will receive a USTA non-sanction tournament ID. This will allow for easy access for players and give the tournament the use of the entry fee collection and draws.
Player selection: All players will be selected based on Player’s Universal Tennis Rating.
Format: UTR staggered method based on 32 players
• Top 8 UTR players receive two byes
• Next 8 players receive one bye
• Bottom 16 player for eight spots to move on in draw
Court surface: All matches will be played on clay courts (Har-Tru)
Match Schedule (based on 32 players)
• Thursday Rounds 1 & 2
• Friday Quarter finals & semi-finals
• Saturday Finals
• Sunday – Rain day
Tennis Ball: Dunlop Grand Prix All Surface
Player Check-in: Wednesday starting at 4pm
Practice Courts: Available prior to event
Player Party: Wednesday 6pm Family Circle Tennis Center
Tournament Fee: $75
Entry Deadline: Sunday prior to start of event
Player Gift: Each player will receive a complimentary gift
Accommodations: Work with local hotels
• Chair umpires semis and finals
• Trainer on site for entire event
• Media access with players
Contact: Rob Eppelsheimer 843-849-3121 (o) 843-367-9634 (c) firstname.lastname@example.org
161 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island, SC 29492
Tournament Director: Randy Jenks