Pickleball

 


 

General Information

DATES: July 28-30, 2017

SITE: Miracle Hill Tennis Center (1401 N120th St, Omaha - View map)

COMPETITION FORMAT & RULES:

The Cornhusker State Games Pickleball event is a skills rated tournament. In doubles events, the skill level is determined by the partner with the highest skill level. Indicated skill ratings may be reviewed and modified by the Sport Director.

Events will be double elimination or round robin, depending on the number of entries. The Sports Director reserves the right to modify the divisions and format based on the number of participants. Depending on the number of entries, a combination of skill level and age will determine brackets. 

Athletes are allowed to participate in only one skill level per event. There is a maximum of three events per participant.


USA Pickleball Association rules will apply. Official rules can be found at USAPA.org.



Events

View the Complete Event Details for a full list and schedule of events.



Registration Fees & Deadlines

REGISTER BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE OF WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21:
First event - $35
Additional events - $10

Multi-Generation event- Adults -$35 if first event; $10 if a 2nd or 3rd event; Children 14 or less - $20


REGISTER BETWEEN JUNE 22 AND JULY 5:
First event - $40
Additional events - $10

Multi-Generation event- Adults --$40 if first event; $10 if a 2nd or 3rd event; Children 14 or less - $25

FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE – JULY 5:
The final registration deadline for this sport is July 5. This sport will accept late registrations with an additional $5 late fee.


MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOTE: If registering for a doubles event, the participant must still select “Myself” or “Another Participant” (NOT “Team”) on the first step of the registration process. The participant will be asked to list doubles partner’s name. Entering their name DOES NOT register them for the event. Both team members must register themselves, or the participant can register both members by selecting “Another Participant” on the first step of the registration process.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2017 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; 2017 Nebraska Sports Council Yearbook (available at packet pickup); Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee per participant. Registering online saves time, money and trees.




Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Pickleball Director Bill Holt at billholt1231@gmail.com or 402-699-2869. Assistant Director Lyn Pahls at lyn.pahls@cox.net or 402-650-1127. Assistant Director Cindy Gilmore at sandcgilmore@gmail.com or 402-290-9110.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

 



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