Swing into Spring 2019

Swing into Spring 2019

Swing into Spring

is a singles and rotating partners doubles tournament for

SCW residents of all ages and non-residents ages 50 and up.

Sponsored by Larry Ott Realty.

Location:R. H. Johnson Recreation Center, 19803 R. H. Johnson Blvd, Sun City West, AZ 85375
Dates:Two days. Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6, 2019
Entry Fee:$45.00. Entry fee must accompany entry form. Make check payable to: SCW Racquetball Club. Mail entry form and check to Jan Warren, 12607 Parkwood Drive, Sun City West, AZ 85375 to arrive no later than March 22, 2019. No refund for cancellations after March 22, 2019.
Facilities:Two regulation courts. Showers and lockers available; please bring your own soap, towel and lock.
Entry Deadline:March 22, 2019. Earlier applications will receive priority.
Starting Time:Courts open at 7:00 AM for warm up. Registration opens at 7:30 AM, Friday, April 5, 2019. First round play starts promptly at 8:00 AM on Friday and as shown on the tournament schedule for Saturday. AM players report no later than 7:30 AM; afternoon players no later than 10:30 AM
Eligibility:Only amateurs may participate. Minimum age 50 or Sun City West resident and Racquetball/Handball/Whisperball Club member. All players must be able to compete BOTH days.
Format:Maximum 32 participants. Players for both doubles and singles ranked by age/ability. Current USRA rules apply. Each match will be one game to 15.
Doubles:Rotating partners, individual scores. One match with each partner. Each of the flights will be grouped by age when possible. If enough female players sign up, we may have a separate bracket for women. Prizes will be given for the first three places in each flight.
Singles:We will again be offering two single elimination singles brackets of eight players to be played after regular doubles play on Friday and Saturday afternoon, one complete bracket each day. The brackets will be grouped by age. The first sixteen entries to express an interest will be entered. You must be entered in doubles to play in the singles brackets. No additional fee is required and prizes will be given for the first two places in each bracket.
Eye guards:Eye guards are mandatory.
Hospitality:Fruit, snacks and beverages served throughout the tournament. Lunch each day, spouses welcome. Banquet 5:30 PM Saturday night at the Johnson Rec Center upper courtyard; directions available at the tournament.
Accommodations:Best to check online for local accommodations.
Director:Gary Zeman at 906-221-1952 for information. For individual starting times call or text Jan at 623-810-5511 or email jalarae@gmail.com after 1 PM, March 31. Rules and schedules will be posted all around the court area and on the Club website. https://racquetball.scwclubs.com/