This tournament is not sanctioned and will not count for ranking by the governing organization.
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Welcome to the 2020 Governor's Cup Tennis Tournament and thank you
for your support in 2019.
Please remember to opt in to the tournament director communication
feature as updates may need to be sent out during the
The Governor's Cup will again be played at the Grand Traverse
Resort & Spa. The dates have changed, so please note the
earlier dates of October 23 - 25 for this year's tournament.
The tournament format will be 2 out of 3 sets using regular
scoring. A 10 point match tie break will be played in lieu of a 3rd
set. There will be an 8 team limit for each division this year.
Teams will be selected on a first come first serve basis.
REMINDERS: COVID 19 Safety Regulations require all players to wear
a mask and have their temperature checked upon entry to the Resort
Players may remove their mask once on the tennis court.
Players will arrive at least 30 minutes prior to their scheduled
match time. Players will stay in their car in the Health Club
parking lot or in their Hotel room and text the Tournament Director
to check in. When players text to check in, they should be ready to
go on court.
One player from each team will be sent a text when their match is
Spectators will not be allowed inside the Health Club to maintain
proper physical distancing.
Teams will be given two marked tennis balls each. Those balls are
to be used for your team's serving only.
One player will be designated as the score card flipper. Other
players will not touch the score cards.
Players will place bags on court at least 6 feet away from each
Hand sanitizer and disinfectant spray will be available on
Players will text the tournament desk with scores after their match
Players will be asked to exit the health club immediately following
Resort locker rooms will be for Resort members only. Guests may use
the pool pre shower or restroom upstairs next the tournament
Please make sure to keep your tennis bags with you at all times
while in the Resort Lounge. If you are playing, please take all
tennis bags on to the court with you. Please do not leave tennis
bags in the Health Club Lounge unattended.
Please no outside food or beverage in the Health Club Lounge.
Sports drinks and water are allowed in tennis bags.
Please check in for your match at least 30 minutes before your
scheduled match time.
Players will have a 7 minute warm up prior to each match.
Discounted Resort Rooms will be available:
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We look forward to seeing you at this year's Governor's Cup!
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is open to USTA Members, USTA Members who have an expired membership and Non-USTA Members. Entries must be submitted by Tuesday, October 20, 2020 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time.
In the future, you can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 850199120 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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