IMPORTANT CONTACT INFORMATION:
To further inquire about the tournament, please contact the following individuals:
General inquiries, Draws, Start dates, player benefits, etc.
Patrick Singleton- email@example.com
Accommodation, Coral Beach Club amenities, things to do in Bermuda, Transportation
Kelly Stockley- firstname.lastname@example.org
Finding a doubles partner, warm up hits, lessons, Player Parties, tennis clinics for players
Neal Towlson- email@example.com
THE BERMUDA BREEZE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS - USTA Super Category II Event ( ITF Grade 1) hosted by the Coral Beach &Tennis Club
We are pleased to announce the Bermuda Breeze Tennis Championships has received the accreditation of Super Category II ( ITF Grade 1) for 2020!!!
Bermuda is the perfect
destination to visit in March/ April . Surrounded by crystal clear waters warmed by the
Gulf Stream, the Island is the ideal springtime destination for the active
minded tennis player. With lush foliage, pink sand beaches and pastel colored
buildings, Bermuda is one of the most beautiful destinations on earth. Bermuda
is a short flight of two hours or less from most US east coast cities and
So don't hesitate to join us for this USTA Super Category II event on the Island.
Airline Travel To Bermuda
There are a number of airlines flying to Bermuda.
(Some airlines fly daily, some fly several times per week and some fly once a week.)
From New York City:
From London, UK
Accommodation: Official Tournament Hotel
CORAL BEACH & TENNIS CLUB
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
+ 1 888 300-7349 for more details.
Early Bird Special Hotel Rates available to all tournament players. Based upon occupancy availability.
All tournament social events will be held on the hotel grounds.
AirBnB Bermuda: The parishes nearest to the Coral Beach & Tennis Club are: Paget, Warwick, Southampton, Pembroke & Devonshire
OTHER ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
COCO REEF BERMUDA HOTEL (walking distance along the beach from the tournament site)http://www.cocoreefbermuda.com/ Special rates for all players:
More Information on Accommodations:
For more information on places to stay or island experiences please check out: https://www.gotobermuda.com
Transport On The Island
There are a number of ways to get around in Bermuda.
Taxi's: Bermuda Island Taxi +1 441-295-4141
Hitch, Bermuda's version of Uber: www.Hitch.Bm can be downloaded from the apple and android app stores.
Electric car rentals: https://www.currentvehicles.com and https://bermudarentalcar.com
Public Buses: https://www.gov.bm/bus-routes-and-maps
Moped rentals: https://www.oleandercycles.bm/rentals
The Airport is only about 20 minutes in a taxi to the Coral Beach & Tennis Club.
DRESS CODE AT ALL SITES:
All-white tennis attire is required to wear playing on the
courts (90% white). Minor color on clothing is acceptable. Warm ups may be non-white. Appropriate clay tennis shoes must be worn at all times. Color is
permitted on shoe wear.
Dress Code at the Coral Beach & Tennis Club
Members are reminded that denim is not permitted at the Club.
Cut off shorts, faded jeans, ripped or frayed denim or anything that looks like
that is not acceptable attire anywhere at the Club, particularly in the Club
house or dining rooms. Management and staff of
the Club would sincerely appreciate member’s attention to this, to avoid any
potential negative situations. Thank you.
Tournament Registration Deadline
Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:59 PM (Atlantic Time)
START DATES (subject to change based on the draw size, etc.)
Please note the following is based on the draw size and is subject to change:
80s & 70s singles & 40s Singles & Doubles: Monday, March 30th ( end date Thursday, April
70s doubles & 65s singles & Doubles: Tuesday, March 31st ( end date Friday, April 3rd)
60s singles & doubles & 55s singles & 50s Singles : Wednesday, April 1st
55s Doubles & 50s Doubles: Thursday, April 2nd
The Final day of the Tournament will be on Sunday, April 5th
Please note due to the USTA Mens National 40, 45, & Mixed 45 Clay Court Championships by RK Properties (ITF A) - 150093220 taking place at the Lauderdale Club in Florida from April 3rd we have moved our 40s category to start on Monday so players have the opportunity to play in both our event and their event.
TOURNAMENT EVENTS & AGE CATEGORIES:
Men's Singles: 40, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70
Men's Doubles: 40, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 80
Women's Singles: 40, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70
Women's Doubles: 40, 50, 60, 70, 80
Mixed Doubles: 40, 50, 60
NEED HELP FINDING A DOUBLES PARTNER
If you are having trouble finding a doubles or a mixed doubles partner for the tournament please feel free to send us an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org and we will try to find you a partner if at all possible. We need to have all your information at least one day before the entry deadline.
MATCH FORMAT AND VOLUNTARY CONSOLATION:
SCHEDULED FORMAT FOR PLAY: Two of three tie-break sets with ad scoring. Weather conditions during
tournament may change this scheduled format.
CONSOLATION DRAWS will be offered in Singles and Doubles events to
all first match singles and doubles match losers. Format for consolation play will be two of three tie-break sets and a 10 point match tie-break in lieu of a third set.
You MUST sign up at the tournament
desk immediately following your first match to be entered in consolation draw.
NUMBER OF EVENTS ALLOWED TO ENTER
Players are allowed
to participate in a maximum of three events - either 1 singles, 1 doubles and 1 mixed; or 1 singles and 2 doubles. In all cases, players will be limited to no more that one singles event. Please remember that you may be required to play a minimum of 3 matches total per day, according to the size of the draws and the number of events you enter. (*Updated 6/Feb/2020)
HEADQUARTERS AND HOST SITE:
Coral Beach & Tennis Club; 34 South Road; Paget PG04 Bermuda. Tel: 441-236-2233
Mona Drabkova, Tournament Director (Cell: +1 441 703-4156)
Patrick Singleton, Sports Director (Cell: +1 441 705-1547)
The club has 8 Har Tru (green clay) tennis courts, 2 squash courts, 18 hole putting green, bowls & croquet lawns, two bars, two restaurants and the best beach in the world.
ADDITIONAL PLAYING SITES (if needed) and AVAILABLE PRACTICE SITES:
Tucker’s Point Club; 60 Tucker's Point Drive, Hamilton Parish, HS 02, Bermuda - 4 clay
National Tennis Stadium; P.O. BOX HM 341; Hamilton HM BX, Bermuda - 3
clay tennis courts
IPIN FOR AMERICAN PLAYERS
It is required that all American players competing in 2020 USTA Category 1 and Super Category 2 events with ITF status register for an ITF IPIN. Registration with the ITF is now free from November 1st, 2019. Players must register at http://ipin.itftennis.com and click on ‘Sign up now’ to obtain an ITF IPIN number before the tournament begins.
All non-U.S Citizens need to register for a USTA account to enter in this event - here is the link for non-U.S Citizens players to register for a USTA account - https://www.usta.com/en/home/account/create-account.html
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TOURNAMENT SOCIAL SCHEDULE
A full social schedule will be published here shortly. Please check back for more information.
All tournament players and their companions are invited to join our Pickleball social tournament! You do not want to miss out on this fun event to kick off the fun events we will be hosting throughout the tournament week.
Day: Sunday, March 29th 2020
Courts: Horizon's Pickleball Courts
Cost: free for players & $10/guests
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tell USTA about your experience with this tournament by completing a short
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No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:59:00 PM Atlantic Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
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