Virginia Commonwealth Games at Liberty University
The Virginia Commonwealth
Games at Liberty University will be the kick off to the 2017/2018 CVRA
The Racquetball Tournament is
being held the weekend of July 20 - 23 at Liberty University’s LaHaye
Recreation and Fitness Center, 1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA 24515.
Local players, and anyone
wishing to come early to participate in the Opening ceremonies on Friday, will
begin play on Thursday, July 20, at 4:00 pm.. All players who attend the opening ceremonies
will receive a free Commonwealth Games commemorative T-shirt. There will be no Friday games so you can attend the Tail Gate party and Opening ceremonies.
Non-Virginia residents may
play in this tournament if racquetball is not offered as a sport in your state
games. Players winning medals will be invited to participate in the 2019 State Games
The Olympic village will
provide housing at reduced rate, but are limited, so early registration is
required through the VAS WEB site. If you wish to stay at the OLYMPIC VILLAGE, you may register at http://www.liberty.edu/studentaffairs/studenthousing/index.cfm?PID=34079
Players will be allowed to
only sign up for two
- Players will be allowed to only play one skill singles division
(Open, A, B, C, D, Novice). If you
wish to play another singles division it must be an Age+ division.
- Players will be allowed to only play one skill doubles division
(Open, A, B, C, D). If you wish to
play another doubles division it must be a Centurion+ division.
- The tournament will be limited to 85 entrants.
Liberty will provide meal
tickets for the Reber-Thomas food court which offers a variety of healthy and
wholesome dining options. Also the food court at LaHaye Recreation and Fitness
Center will be available.
OLYMPIC VILLAGE Includes: Linens for each bed, two towels/two wash
cloths (per bed), bar of soap/small shampoo (per bed), access to laundry in
units, access to refrigerators in unit, and athlete MUST BRING OWN PILLOW. Breakdown
of Cost/Night (Based on two athletes per room): • 1 Night $50 • 2 Nights $75 •
3 Nights $100
Other pertinent information
to the Commonwealth Games can be found at:
Entry deadline is July 18 at
1:00p, so don't miss out! Enter early!
If you have any questions,
please don't hesitate to give us a call.
Tournament Directors: Danny
Rodriguez and Al Kidd: