USTA NorCal Statement Regarding Coronavirus
March 16, 2020
Update: Monday, March 16, 2020
All USTA-sanctioned events, tournaments, team practices, matches, etc. are suspended through April 20th for both adult and junior players. This does not apply to private lessons, we will leave that to the discretion of each individual coach, as most private lessons are on one-on-one bases.
If you are an Adult League player, please be aware that score entries have been disabled and no match during this short-term break will count. Also, keep in mind that San Francisco, Santa Clara, San Mateo, Marin, Contra Costa, and Alameda counties are on lockdown through April 7th.
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For Immediate Release: Thursday, March 12, 2020
Over the past few weeks, the global implications of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak have changed on almost a daily basis. ADVERTISEMENT The greatest priority of the USTA is the safety and well-being of our USTA member community.
Effective immediately the USTA NorCal section is canceling/postponing all events through March 31st. We will continue to evaluate the situation and provide another update by the end of March regarding events scheduled in April.
USTA NorCal Junior Team Tennis (JTT) leagues are postponed through March 31st
USTA NorCal Junior & Adult Tournaments scheduled through March 31st are canceled
USTA NorCal Adult 40, Adult 65 and Mixed 55 league play is postponed through March 31st
Adult 40, Adult 65 and Mixed 55 league championships are currently being evaluated
Adult league staff will be in contact with captains in regards to all local league rescheduled matches when we suspect play to resume
Adult 18 league registration will continue to remain open with the hope of season play starting on April 6th unless conditions do not improve
Combo Sectionals has been postponed and the future event date is being determined
Any other USTA NorCal events not stated above have been canceled through March 31st
USTA NorCal JTT League Participants – We will provide a statement regarding refunds/credits by March 31st depending on if the season will continue after that date
USTA NorCal Junior & Adult Tournament Participants – The USTA NorCal section office will handle refunds and correspondence will be sent out soon regarding the refund process
USTA NorCal Adult Leagues Participants – If the Adult 40, Adult 65 and Mixed 55 leagues are unable to be extended through postseason play, we will provide a statement regarding refunds/credits by March 31st
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this unique and difficult situation.
-USTA NorCal Section
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