The 44th Annual
The longest-running, volunteer-led, sanctioned
tournament in the USA.
ALL tournament play will be at the Bartley Branch
Great food & fun in an excellent viewing area with 5 glass
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First match on FRIDAY is
at 5:30pm / last match starts at 10:00pm
First match on SATURDAY is
at 8:00am / last match starts at 10:00pm
First match on SUNDAY is
at 9:00am / last match starts at 2:00pm
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NOTE: If you were unable to
play on Friday, you will probably have the first match on Saturday morning.
NOTE/NOTE: If you make it to the
Finals in both divisions - you probably will have back-to-back matches. (Stinks
to be great - doesn't it?) USAR rule allows a maximum of 20 minutes
between back-to-back matches. Additionally, if you make the semis in two open divisions, i.e. Men's A and Men's B, you will be forfeited out of the lower division.
GAME & MATCH LENGTH: All matches – two
games to 15, with a tie- breaker to 11 (Note: Round Robin matches are 11, 11, & 7). Five-minute on-court warm-up before
each match. (Doubles - each team has 5-minutes.) Two-minute break between 1st
& 2nd games; five-minute break before tie-breaker. Timeouts last only 30
Eddie Vann will be our STRINGER on-site.
Stringing prices typically start at $25.
10 MINUTES LATE = FORFEIT: If you are NOT
checked in 10 minutes PAST your SCHEDULDED MATCH TIME you
will be forfeited! USAR Rule: B.5 Referees (d) 2
WINNERS REF the next match (or find a replacement) or
TORNADO ALLEY is a non-profit 501(c)(3) event where proceeds are
donated to local charities & support the enhancement of racquetball
locally. TORNADO ALLEY Racquetball Tournament is a public charity under Section
501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations to the organization are tax
deductible. No goods or services were received in exchange for your donation.