August QC VIM Today Classic Tournament

Our first sanctioned/SSIPA tournament goes live on 5 April and we hope to finally put the QC on the pickleball tournament circuit!!!
Please check out all the details on http://www.pickleballtournaments.com
Go to Tournaments, scroll down to Illinois and then look by date until you see VIM Today QC Pickleball Classic.

Exciting times for our competitive players, but also for our fantastic club members who would be willing to volunteer! We need lots of help over a four day event!

QC Classic Tournament Flyer

Sign Up For The VIM Today QC Pickleball Classic

DATE EXTENDED FOR ENTERING THE VIM Today Classic!

***We have changed the close of registration date to Tuesday, 6 August, allow more time for some players that need their USAPA membership. This also allows more time for those searching for a partner.

 

It’s time to enter the VIM Today QC Pickleball Classic at the Quad Cities Tennis Club in Moline, Illinois. Sign up at Pickleballtournaments.com–>  Indoor courts provide a solid schedule regardless of weather. Indirect lighting and a tennis surface provide an excellent venue. Venue information is available at http://www.quadcitytennisclub.com

Cash Prizes in the Open 19+, 5.0 Pro’s skill level·     men’s 5.0 doubles·     women’s 5.0 doubles·     mixed 5.0 doubles. $5000 in prize money

Registration Fees
$52 – Registration after  May 1, 2019
$10 – Each event  If you do not have a paypal account, select pay by credit card.

All QC Pickleball Club members in good standing qualify for $5 discount if their player profile has the club selected. Please check your player profile before registering.

To Join the QC Pickleball Club, download the form at this link; https://qcpickleball.wordpress.com/membership-application_2014/

Our title Sponsor is VIM Today, leading health and nutrition, designed to promote healthy living and an exciting lifestyle. https://www.vimtoday.com

Additional sponsors are: Rhythm City Casino, Genesis Physical Therapy, Pizza Ranch

USAPA Sanctioned Medal Match Only. This tournament will use the Age/Skill format. The Open age group will be 19+. The SSIPA age groups will be 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+. The skill levels will be 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0.

SKILL LEVELS ARE DETERMINED BY AN INDIVIDUAL’S CURRENT UTPR, (self rating may be accepted if no UTPR assigned).USAPA (All ages) membership is required to play in this tournament. To join or renew membership in USAPA go to: http://www.usapa.org/membership-renewal/ 

SSIPA membership is required for singles 60+ to play in this tournament. A annual SSIPA membership is $20. To become a member of SSIPA go to: www.ssipa-pb.org A Temporary SSIPA membership is available for $5 A temporary membership is not eligible for circuit points or prizes but is eligible for medals).

Tournament ball is Franklin X40 Individual event formats will be determined by number of teams registered.Events in the open will consist of pool play round robin with a single elimination medal round (12.C.4). Events may also be round robin without a medal round (12.C.3). SSIPA event formats will be determined by the published SSIPA guidelines.

Any player 60+ cannot enter SSIPA men’s doubles and also enter open mixed doubles (19+). Both events occur on the same day (Friday).Any player 60+ cannot enter SSIPA mixed doubles and also enter open singles (19+). Both events occur on the same day (Thursday).

Referees All brackets with multiple pools will be self-officiated, followed by medals matches with referee.

Dave Weinbach Clinic      KaSandra Gerhrke Clinic

click on forms button on pickleballtournaments.com, then additional information for flyer

SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY (August 14) 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM – KaSandra Gerhrke Clinic 11:30 AM – SSIPA Women’s Doubles 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+

THURSDAY (August 15)8:30 AM – SSIPA Mixed Doubles 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+TBA – Open Women’s Singles 19+TBA – Open Men’s Singles 19+5:00 PM – Dave Weinbach Clinic ·     5:00 – 7:00 PM – 2.0 – 3.0 Players·     7:15 – 9:15 PM – 3.5 – 4.5 Players

FRIDAY (August 16)8:30 AM – SSIPA Men’s Doubles 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+11:00 AM – Open Mixed Doubles 19+

SATURDAY (August 17)8:30 AM – Open Women’s Doubles 19+8:30 AM – Open Men’s Doubles 19+


Visitors At The Moline Tennis Club

The Cincola family: Frank, Carol, Jennifer and John. It was nice to see all the family playing PB. Their son John is a 5.0 player and will be partnering with Dave Weinbach in our fall tournament.  Jennifer is at the Arsenal and a member of the national guard.
Also Hollister Bundy from Ocean Reef Club, Key Largo. Hollister is a 4.0 player in the picture with Jeff, Mick, and Dean
12/26 Great day on the courts at the MTC!!

Hollister Bundy

Jeff, Mick, Hollister and Dean

Frank, Carol, Jennifer and John