No First Round Matches Scheduled for Wednesday February 5th
Attention Tournament Players: There will be no firs round matches scheduled Wednesday February 5, 2014. The earliest first round matches will be scheduled on Thursday and/or Friday February 6th and 7th. Draws and schedules will be posted online late Tuesday or Wednesday day. Please continue to check online for updates. We look forward to having you participate in the upcoming Polar Bear Senior Open. Let the games begin!
Draws and Schedules should be available online on Tuesday night or Wednesday Day
ATTENTION PLAYERS: Draws and schedules should be available online late Tuesday night or Wednesday day. We look forward to seeing everyone at the tournament. Please check online draws and schedules frequently for updates.
Thanks so much and keep serving up aces,
Val Vista Lakes, one of the Valley's premier homeowner
establishments is pleased to welcome you to the USTA Polar Bear
Senior/Adult Open February 6-9, 2014.
Player Selection Type
Attention Players: The earliest first round matches will be
Thursday or Friday. There are NO matches scheduled for Wednesday,
February 5th. Draws and schedules will be available online Tuesday
late evening or Wednesday day.
This Years Event Offers Prize Money for Men's & Women's Open
Singles and Doubles Divisions
On behalf of Val Vista Lakes Tennis Club and Professional Tennis
Management Services, I would like to welcome you to our Annual
Polar Bear Senior Open February 5-9, 2014. Val Vista Lakes boasts
some of the nicest tennis courts in the Valley and the Southwest.
Come on out and enjoy the beautiful tropical atmosphere and great
This year we are offering prize money for Men's and Women's Open
divisions. NOTE: A minimum of 8 player or teams per draw is
required in order to be eligible for prize money. Men's &
Women's Open Singles: Winners receive $100-$300 - $100 with 8
players in draw, $150 with 16 players in draw, $200 with 24 players
in draw, & $300 with 32 or more players in draw. Finalist
receive $50-$150 - $50 with 8 players in draw, $75 with 16 players
in draw, $100 with 24 players in draw, & $150 with 32 or more
players in draw.
Men's & Women's Doubles: NOTE: A minimum of 8 teams per
draw is required in order to be eligible for prize money. Men's
& Women's Open Singles: Winners receive $100-200 per team $100
with 8 teams in draw, $200 with 16 teams in draw. Finalist receive
$50-$100 per team - $50 with 8 teams in draw, $100 with 16 teams in
PLEASE NOTE: The earliest match play will take start on
Thursday,February 6th. Seniors 55 and older: Please be prepared to
play as early as 10am Wednesday and or Thursday we are trying to
avoid night play as much as possible for 55 + age divisions.
NOTE: With the exception of Friday matches most matches for Adult
seniors ages 50 or younger will be scheduled during the evening on
Thursday and Friday. Please be a little flexible on Friday as we
hope to schedule as many matches during the day to avoid night time
A special thanks to our sponsors and affiliates:All About Tennis,
Head Penn Racquet Sports, Expansive Lifestyles, Einstein Brothers
Bagels and Professional Tennis Registry.
This annual event, held as part of the 2014 USTA Southwest Section
Tournament Schedule, attracts entrants from throughout the Valley,
the Southwest and the nation participating in singles, doubles, and
mixed doubles play. Now is the time to start taking advantage of
the "cool weather' and start heating up your racquets!
Come and enjoy great competitive tennis in a great tennis
environment. I look forward to seeing everyone. Draws should be
posted online Monday February 3rd evening or no later than
Wednesday day February 6th depending on the actual start date of
the tournament. You may also contact Michael Lowdermilk for first
round match times at 480-628-0851 (C). Please check the website for
Breakfast foods and drinks will be provided throughout the
tournament along with an assortment of snacks and drinks.
On Saturday February 8th from 11am-1:30pm or 5-8pm, (depending on
the tournament schedule), the tournament will be hosting an
informal player party with pizza and drinks. Come and join the
Locker room facilities and showers are available to tournament
players. Please bring your own towels as towels are not
We look forward to seeing everyone.
Keep serving up aces,
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Tuesday, February 04, 2014 1:59:00 PM Arizona 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: 759310514 from the searchable schedule homepage.
Division and Draw Type Abbreviations
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