Thank you to everyone that attended the 2017 State Games of America in Grand Rapids, Michigan! Congratulations to everyone that earned a medal!        
Pickleball
 
 
DATE
July 29 - August 1, 2019

VENUE
Liberty University
LaHaye Fitness & Recreation Center
Lynchburg, VA
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CATEGORIES 

 
LaHaye Recreation Center Vines Arena
7/29 Mon: Singles 7/29 Mon: Singles
7/30 Tues: WD - Women's Doubles 7/30 Tues: WD - Women's Doubles
7/31 Wed: MD - Men's Doubles 7/31 Wed: MD - Men's Doubles
8/1 Thurs: XD - Mixed Doubles 8/1 Thurs: XD - Mixed Doubles

30+ INDOOR Courts with Hardwood Floors

Division Championship Matches (Gold & Silver) will be refereed.
 
REGISTRATION FEES
$60 per person and $5 for each event

REGISTRATION



Deadline – June 30, 2019 at midnight (unless tournament fills prior to the deadline)

COMPETITION FORMAT
- Double Elimination age/skill for doubles/mixed/singles 2.5-5.0

- Age Divisions for 2.5-4.5 play are: 19+, 35+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+

- Age Division for 70+ & 75+, the game format is age only

- Age Division for 5.0 play are: 19+,35+, 50+, 60+

Open age divisions for singles and all doubles: 19 to 49 - Age determined as of December 31, 2019

PLAY FORMAT
- Winners Bracket Scoring: 2 out of 3 (11 point) games, win by 2 points
- Survival Bracket Scoring: 1 (15 point) game, win by 2 points
- Gold, Silver & Bronze matches will be the best 2 out of 3 games to 11 points, winning by 2 points.
- Medal matches will be played on our championship courts in the big arena and played at 6pm* start times
- Referees will only be used for all medal games. All other games will be played using the honor system, calling your own lines and the
server calling the score before they begin the motion of the serve.
- Official USAPA indoor Onix Fuse Orange balls will be used.
- USA Pickleball Association Sanctioned Tournament.

Players may only play in one age division in the same event. Once a match is announced, all players have ten (10) minutes to begin
play. USAPA Rules Apply – Decisions by Tournament Director are Final. Tournament director reserves the right to adjust brackets if
needed to fit the flow and play of the tournament. *Medal match times are subject to change and based on the days first finishing
rounds

SPORT DIRECTOR
Judy Bowman
Email: Judy@wheelpower.org
Steve Bowman - Bracket Director

MERCHANDISE
2019 State Games of America merchandise will be available for purchase during events at various locations or on our website now

AWARDS
2019 State Games of America bronze, silver and gold medals will be given in each category/division.

LODGING
Visit stategamesofamerica.com/travel


 

FOR QUESTIONS 

Sport Specific & Online Registration Questions: Contact Sport Director Judy Bowman at Judy@wheelpower.org or 434-385-5839

Website Questions ONLY: Contact the Virginia Amateur Sports Office at 540-343-0987 or registration@stategamesofamerica.com



All dates, times, locations and formats are tentative at this time. Virginia Amateur Sports reserves the right to make changes to the sport information noted on this page. Some dates, locations and times may change due to registration numbers. Participants are encouraged to check sport info often for any changes.

 

 
 
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