SANCTION PROCESS 2017
SANCTION PROCESS

Host a USTA Sanctioned Tournament

Follow all the sanction process steps outlined on this page and submit your sanction form for a chance to run a USTA Pacific Northwest Sanctioned tournament.

Sanction Process

Process

  1. Click here to read and sign the "2017 USTA/PNW Tournament Sanction Agreement Form." (****Survey Monkey is working again, thanks for your patience****)

  2. Carefully read through all the information listed below.

  3. Submit a sanction form through Tennislink for every tournament you want to be approved. When naming your tournament we suggest you use the following format in order to make it easy for everyone to know the details of the touranment.  "Facility name/level," Joes Facility Entry Tournament.  You need Tennislink admin access to be able to fill out a sanction form online.  If you don't have TD access email tcorvino@pnw.usta.com

  4. Click here to review a list of all the pending tournaments for 2017.

    1. If there is a tournament already pending on the date that you want, then you are free to contact the facility and discuss it with them.  We will be using the criteria outlined in the "2017 USTA/PNW Tournament Sanction Agreement Form" to approve tournaments.

    2. The list of pending tournaments will be updated every Monday and Thursday until the deadline.  Please check back regularly to see what is pending.

  5. Click here and check out Non-Elimination Formats to run your tournaments.  These include 1/2 day tournament formats.  See how you could be creative.  

Deadlines

  1. Sign and submit the "2017 USTA/PNW Tournament Sanction Agreement Form" by October 23, 2016.

  2. Submit sanction form through Tennislink for each tournament by October 23, 2016.

  3. Pending tournaments submitted by October 23, 2016 will be eavluated by November 4, 2016.  

  4. All tournaments submitted after October 23, 2016 will be evaluated on a case by case basis in compliance with our "2017 USTA/PNW Tournament Sanction Agreement Form."

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