Sept. 12-15, 2019
Tournament Organizer (all inquiries leading up to Section Championships):
Alyssa Corvino, Assoc. Manager of Adult Competition
Tournament Director (questions during Section Championships):
Jana Hirst, Regional League Coordinator, N OR
Please reference this site for any tournament or weather updates. More information will be available as we get closer to event.
Team Registration: $250 + $7 non-refundable processing fee for $257 total. Register HERE. Registration closes July 12.
Schedule Published in TennisLink: August 30
Captain/Player Meeting: Online Webinar/Conference Call - Tuesday, September 10, at 7:00pm
- All players are welcome to join. Get details about the tournament, important reminders, and any/all your questions answered
- Link to join webinar will be available soon
Team Bag: Your team's bag and captain folder will be available for pick-up at your first match location - no captain check-in needed!
Match Play: Thursday, September 12 - Sunday, September 15, 2019
You may contact Tennis Hill at (541) 593-5707 to reserve a tennis court starting on June 4, 2019. Their hours will be daily from 10:00am-3:00pm. Please have your Sunriver rental property address available when you call in to make your reservation. A court rental fee of $16.00 per 90-minute court time will be assessed at the time of reservation, unless the rental unit you have booked comes with an unlimited Recreation Plus passes for tennis court access and use of the SHARC facility.
Please Note: A limited number of courts are available for tennis reservations during the tournament for players, vacationing guests, and Sunriver residents. Please be patient when calling to make court reservations. Sunriver Tennis staff will work as promptly as they can to assist you. See www.sunrivertennis.com for more information.
TOURNAMENT DETAILS / AMENITIES
Court Sites: North Courts and Tennis Hill. See map.
Rental Houses: See Sunriver Lodging Options.
T-Shirts: Each rostered player will receive a T-shirt. These will be polyester fabric in both men's and women's styles. Sizes are men's S-2XL and women's XS-2XL.
Photographer: USTA plans to have a professional photographer taking photos at certain sites and times during the event. In lieu of the Publicity Waiver forms, we will have a media waiver release sign at each court site which states will state that, by entering the court site premises, you agree to be photographed and/or filmed by the non-profit United States Tennis Association Pacific Northwest (USTA PNW) in connection with your participation in this event and that the USTA PNW will own any and all rights in such photography and film of you.
Activities: Village Properties at Sunriver shares lots of local events on their website as they come through the area. Check them out HERE. They also offer discounts at local businesses if you stay with Village. See the participating stores HERE.
Tennis Balls: Penn is the official ball sponsor of USTA League. USTA PNW has agreed to invest funds to use Pro Penn Marathon balls for all Section Championships.
Bananas: USTA PNW will order bananas for each tournament site throughout the weekend.
Ice: USTA PNW will supply ice to cool beverages or for minor injuries (please do not fill large coolers).
Sportsmanship: If you experience a great act of sportsmanship by your opponent(s), please share them with the tournament desk! See great sportsmanship stories from last year HERE.
TIPS / REMINDERS FOR PLAYERS AND SPECTATORS
Procedures: Want to know the number of matches required for the National Invitational? How about the round robin tiebreak procedures? All of this information can be found by clicking on our "Procedures" page HERE, or on the blue bar at the top of the page.
Sunriver News & Updates: Don't forget to download the Sunriver Navigator App for a mobile guide to all things Sunriver, Oregon!
You can also visit Village Properties at Sunriver's blog for local information and topics.
Courts: For more details on our two court sites, visit the Sunriver Tennis page.
Bring Water Container: Players and spectators must bring their own water container. Water will be available for refilling a container, but there may not be any bottles or cups available on site.
Bring Umbrella/Tent: It is recommended that players and spectators bring an umbrella or a pop-up tent for protection from the sun, as certain sites will have limited tents/shade on and off the tennis court.
Bring Gloves/Warm Clothing: In September, the mornings in Sunriver can be extremely cold and frosty. Pack warm clothing for those early morning matches!
Bring Chairs: Each court will have enough benches/chairs for players to sit, but spectators are encouraged to bring a portable chair as not all venues will have adequate seating.
Sun Protection: Don’t forget to bring sunscreen and a visor or hat!
Keep Hydrated: Here's a Helpful Guide to How Much Water to Drink
Follow Host Site Rules: We are all guests of these facilities. Please pick up all trash and be respectful of management or staff. They also have their own rules in place as to what is acceptable at their facility so please obey any posted rules.
Sunriver Speed Limit: The speed limit for Sunriver is 25 mph. Please stay at or under this speed limit as there are many adults and children on pathways throughout Sunriver.
Sunriver Parking: Everyone must park in designated paved parking areas only. If you park in an unpaved or undesignated area you may receive a parking ticket. At Tennis Hill, you can find overflow parking just down the street by the pickleball courts. Also remember if it is very hot and dry, parking in an unpaved area with a hot car could cause a fire. Roadside parking is not permitted in Sunriver.
2018 Adult 65 & Over Section Champions
6.0 Men: Robinswood (NWW)-Ruffians 13-Lockner
6.0 Women: Harbor Sq (NWW) -Tierney
7.0 Men: WRAC (E WA)-Wengreen
7.0 Women: Tri Cities (E WA)-Marshall
8.0 Men: Mt Park (N OR)-Cooley
8.0 Women: Lake Oswego TC (N OR)-Wofford