AGE DIVISIONS CLARIFICATION
Due to software glitches in Tennislink, the tournament site
does not clearly show age divisions.These are the age divisions we are offering:
Singles: 40 – 50 – 60 - 70 - 80 **** Doubles: 40 – 45 – 50 – 55 – 60 – 65 – 70 – 75 –
Please make sure you enter the right division during the
Tournament dates are February 18-23, 2020 and entries are
closing on February 9th.
YOU MAY PLAY TWO EVENTS BUT ONE ONLY SINGLES
POSTING OF SEEDS & DRAWS - STARTING DATES
Seeds will be posted Tuesday, February 11 and draws will be posted Thursday, February 13.
All doubles will start on Tuesday except 40's and 45's that will start on Friday.
Singles draws larger than 8 will start on Tuesday, otherwise on Wednesday.
Early Bird Discount
To save you a little
money if you enter before January 15, you will get a 10% discount on your entry
fee. Use coupon code ASC2020 at the final stage of the registration process
before making the payment.
Sanchez-Casal Club Information
Academia Sanchez-Casal is the
home of one of the most well known tennis academies in the world. Under the
management of it’s CEO Emilio Sanchez Vicario it is the largest tennis facility
in Southwest Florida with 38 courts, acting as a tennis hub in the whole
region. Outstanding first class facilities makes the club an ideal place for
families and tennis lovers of all levels in a unique tennis atmosphere. An
active social life and lot of year round activities makes a real difference in
the sunny city of Naples, FL. ES International School is also located in the
facility and offers outstanding global education for all of our international
students. Tournaments, exhibitions, restaurant and main bar are open to the
public and member guests. Great season atmposhere!. Extensive operating hours
for the convenience of our members and guests: 7:30 am to 9 pm (Monday through
Friday), 8 am to 6 pm on Saturday and 8 am to 4 pm on Sunday.
Singles Tournament Format
We will use a full feed in draw through quarterfinals with a 3rd/4th playoff
ROUND ROBIN POOL PLAY IN DOUBLES
Round Robin Pool Play will be used. Unless strictly necessary due to the number of entries, players will be pooled into groups of 3 teams. Winners of each pool will advance through a 3rd/4th playoff. Losers will advance to a back draw to determine 5th/6th playoff.
Third set tiebreak will be used in the pool play and in front and back draw until 1st/6th playoffs.
Match & Tie-break Formats
COMAN TIE-BREAKS WILL BE USED
Front draws: Best of 3 tie-break sets
All other draws: Best of 3 tie-break sets with a 10 point tie-break in lieu of a 3rd set.
All players will automatically entered in the consolation draws. Please inform the tournament desk if you do not want to be included in the consolation draws.
Food & Drink
Reasonably priced lunch, dinner and beverages will be available throughout the week. No outside food or alcoholic beverages are permitted on the grounds.
Main bar menu also available (see link below)
Main Bar Tournament Specials
INFORMATION COMING SOON
Cheese & Wine Happy Hour Sponsored by NSWTA
We will be hosting a Cheese & Wine Happy Hour on Wednesday from 4 to 5:30pm sponsored by the NSWTA (National Senior Women's Tennis Association).
Join us for some good fellowship!!
The players' dinner will be held on Thursday 20 at 6:30pm. Dinner is included in the entry fee. Player's guest at $15. Please click the link below for the menu and more information.
Some practice courts will be available for the players from Monday. You must book them personally at the tournament desk. No phone reservations will be made. Do not jump into the courts before checking with the tournament desk.
There will be no fee for practice courts starting Monday, February 17, 2020.
Limited guest housing is available. Please email your request to email@example.com and and a committee member wil contact you back.
Withdrawals & Refund Policy
After the deadline any withdrawals will not be refunded. Thank you for your understanding of this policy. If you must withdraw, please do so on the computer by going to "EDIT REGISTRATION" prior to the entry deadline.
Inn of Naples
Whether you are travelling business or for pleasure, this Naples, Florida hotel is suitable for your needs. We have 36 suites and 62 standard and deluxe rooms. All of our newly renovated rooms are reasonably priced and have flat-screen TV’s, refrigerators, coffee makers, safes, and personal balconies. In addition, our suites come nicely equipped with a small kitchenette that features a microwave, countertop sink, and small dining table.
The Inn of Naples also boasts a variety of complimentary amenities such as a continental breakfast, on property parking, high speed wireless internet, an outdoor heated swimming pool, and a small fitness room. Other amenities available at a small cost include a business center, and coin-operated laundry.
This modern yet cozy home away from home is only 4 miles from Academia Sanchez-Casal. It is conveniently located in the prestigious Park Shore area within walking distance of a variety of restaurants and shops as well as being about 1 mile from the Gulf of Mexico and just 5 miles from Downtown Naples.
Please check the link below to get special tournament rates:
Fairfield Inn & Springhill Suites
Click the link below to access special tournament rates at the Fairfield Inn and the Springhill Suites starting at $159+tax
on the below link for special
reservations must be made by Feb 10, 2020 to get the group rate.
Hot Breakfast Buffet
miles from Sanchez-Casal
Prize money will be awarded and breakdown will be announced after the publication of the draws
LOOKING FOR DOUBLES PARTNER
Email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org and a tournament committee member will contact you: age group, phone & email address.
Wilson Regular Duty. 3 balls per match will be provided. New balls will be provided for the 3rd set.
Nearest airport: Southwest
Florida International Airport (RSW) - 20 miles
Directions from the airport: I-75 SOUTH. EXIT
107 (NAPLES). TURN RIGHT ON PINE RIDGE. AFTER 2 MILES TURN LEFT ON
AIRPORT PULLING ROAD. NAPLES BATH AND TENNIS CLUB
IS ON THE RIGHT 0.5 MILES AHEAD.
Players and their guests are
welcome to stay in the clubhouse and use the services of the restaurant and the
main bar. Food or drinks from outside are not allowed in the clubhouse,
restaurant and main bar.
The fitness center and locker rooms can be used
by players only.
Daily single passes will be available for
players guests for $15 at the front desk with full access to the club including
olympic-sized swimming pool, jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and fitness
Stringing will be available at
the pro shop ($18 own strings)
Sanchez-Casal Academy Infornation
A successful model created by
Emilio Sánchez Vicario and Sergio Casal in 1998.
Using tennis and education within the 'Academy'
framework as the vehicle for personal development, our student athletes will
continue to be good citizens of the world, long after they leave our care.
The Sánchez-Casal Academy is considered as a
well known reference for its unique training system established by coaches with
worldwide reputation and for developing elite players such as Kuznetsova,
Murray, Dimitrov, Hantuchova, Mónaco, among others.
At the Academia Sánchez-Casal Academy our Mission
is creating opportunities in tennis, in education, and lifeWe focus on teaching
and harnessing our core values of education, competitiveness, enthusiasm and
Our philosophy is developing successful young
people in all aspects of life, using tennis and education as the vehicle for
personal development.Our Academy is more than a facility or regular training
environment; it is a family and thriving community. For our international,
national students and staff, it is their home away from home.
Sanchez-Casal Athlete Mind Program
Academia Sánchez-Casal (ASC) Florida provides all kind of sports players the mental training to go over limits, growing the mindset and reaching goals. The goal of a player is to enjoy, compete and perform always showing the best potential and version everyday.
Each athlete is different and will be treated according to their specific needs.
* manage stress during and before matches
* improve concetration
* get stronger mindset
* face difficult situations in a match
Contact our Mental Coach (Eva Borras - email@example.com) to get more information about on-line & on-site sessions, packages and any specific questions/requests you may have.
USTA Super Category II Tournament (ITF Grade 1)
This tournament will receive USTA Super Category II
and ITF Grade 1 ranking points per round won. (Please note, the ITF only ranks Men’s & Women’s 35-85 and over
singles, doubles, and mixed. If you are
playing in any other division, you will not earn ITF ranking points). In order to receive USTA ranking points for
this tournament, a player must be a current USTA member. In order to receive ITF ranking points, a
player must have a valid ITF IPIN BEFORE the start of the tournament. To find out more information about USTA &
ITF rankings and ranking points, please click here for
Non U.S. citizens may enter this tournament without
the purchase of a USTA membership. You may do so, as long as you are in good
standing with your home federation and have a current ITF IPIN. You must also
create a free USTA account. Once you
have done so, you may email the tournament director with your new USTA account
number, remit payment, and be entered into the tournament. To create your free
USTA account, please click here for
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Sunday, February 9, 2020 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
In the future, you can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 150010220 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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