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Aug, 2019

Pickleball Tournament Rules and Schedule

Dear Pickleball Participants,

 

We are just a few days away from the start of our Leisure Lifestyles Chilling Pickleball Tournament inside the new Ulysses “Coach” Howell activity enter. For those that have traveled in to Oxford from another city such as Tupelo or Memphis, we welcome you and appreciate you taking part in our event. For those that have not visited our new center, the address is 396 Price Street. 

 

Our plan for the tournament is to host a warm-up period for the mixed doubles draw at 4 p.m. on Friday. We will begin competition in mixed doubles at 5. 

 

On Saturday, the warm-up for the day will begin at 9 a.m. Our tournament for the men and women doubles will begin at 10. We expect to be completed around 3:30 p.m. A sack lunch will provided on Saturday by Newk’s. There will be snacks and drinks provided throughout the tournament. 

 

The tournament format is Round Robin, best 2 out 3 game to 9 win by 1. Yellow Onix Indoor balls will be used. 

 

  • IFP/USAPA Tournament rulebook will be followed with the following exceptions  
    • The team closest to the curtain will always start the game (coin, paddle flip, or number behind back will determine curtain team) 
    • First servers must wear provided wristband
    • Five minutes of rest is allowed between rounds

 

If you need any help or questions answered, please call Sam Pryor at 662-816-9613.

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Oxford Park Commission

310 South 15th St. 
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 662-232-2380

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Oxford Park Commission

310 South 15th St. 
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 662-232-2380

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