Michigan Athletic Club in East Lansing, Michigan, clearly one of
the nicest athletic facilities in the country, will host the National
Paddleball Association’s National Singles/Grab
Bag Doubles Tournament in
partnership with Gearbox Sports, April 21th - 23rd. This event will feature a full array of paddleball singles divisions from Novice to Open, competing for national championships, and three Grab Bag Doubles
divisions: Open/A, B/C, and Wood Only. In the Wood Only Grab Bag, players will be required to play with wood paddles, retro-paddleball. In case you no longer have a wood paddle or never had one, there will be extra paddles on site which you can use.
can expect to have at least two matches in each division, receive a quality
tournament T-shirt, and much more. Spectators
are sure to see some incredible paddleball matches. Some of the
best paddleball players in the country will be there to compete
for national titles and prizes.
is now the official paddle and ball of the NPA!
All Divisions not listed separately--$40.00 for
NPA members and $50.00 for non-members
*Junior Division (18 and under)--Free
*Full Time Student--$10
*Novice (1st time player entering Novice)--$10
(*Juniors, Full Time Students, and Novice
Players may order a tournament T-Shirt at time of entry for $20)
Division for all--$22.00 for NPA members
and $27.00 for non-members
NPA members who pay through this R2 site will
receive a $10.00 adjustment for the first division and $5.00 for the second
division at the tournament.
Entry Deadline: Sunday, April 17th
become an NPA member at the tournament or at http://www.paddleball.org
Awards for the Singles Champions in addition to the national
title include: a distinctive championship hooded sweatshirt, a championship
medal, a championship photo, and a $25 Gearbox gift certificate.
There will an award ceremony Saturday
evening. The 2017 Earl Riskey (our highest annual award for contributions
to the sport) recipient will be announced and awarded. Two new members will be
inducted into the Hall of Fame. There
will be a 50/50 plus draw. Prizes include: half the money collected for the
drawing, a new high powered Gearbox Paddle, a premium Gearbox athletic bag, and
a pair of Gearbox eye guards.
Join us for
a great weekend of indoor 4-wall paddleball singles and grab bag
doubles, April 21th- 23rd in East Lansing, Michigan.