PRELIMINARY SINGLES SEEDS HAVE BEEN POSTED
I seeded 16 players (38 players). All seeded players will receive byes and start play on Tuesday, April 30th . Please let me know if there needs to be any adjustments to the seeded players. I use the "All Factors Method" which includes the latest 12 month rolling standing list, head to head comparisons, quality wins and recent results. I will give you two days to respond. Response Deadline is midnight, Thursday, April 18th. Robert@robertsterk.com or 208-602-1493. Main Draw Singles and Doubles will finish on Saturday, May 4th. If you are not already in the doubles you can still get in. Doubles start Tuesday, April 29th.
USTA Category I Championship (ITF Grade A)
This tournament will receive USTA Category I and ITF
Grade A 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 IPIN, 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
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Full Feed in Consolation (through quarterfinals) Format. More
points, More play. We start the tournament Singles Monday, April
29th (regardless of draw size) with a projected finish
Singles/Doubles on Saturday, May 4th. We may go into Sunday, May
5th depending on draw size and consolation scheduling. Doubles
starts Tuesday, April 30th. Check with me before you make travel
arrangements so that you don't have to change plans during the
week. Call me if you have any questions or Jake Putnam at
208-631-1500. Find us on Facebook - USTA Men's 55 Indoor
Championships, Boise Idaho and Robert Sterk's personal
ITF Sanction - Grade A National Championship. We will continue to use all factors seeding. Foreign players can obtain a free USTA account for entry by going to https://www.usta.com/en/home/account/create-account.html, or register directly with the tournament director. This tournament is sanctioned by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) as a national championship. Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. This tournament is a USTA CAT 1 National Championship and fulfills the eligibility requirement for USTA CUP selection.
The Coman tiebreak will be used.
For Adult & Senior National Rankings:
This tournament will calculate as a Category I (10x).
Champions will receive 1000 points.
DISCOUNTED LODGING AVAILABLE -For your
convenience, we have made arrangements for special tournament rates with the:
Place 208-375-1200 (offering a discounted rate to players) Free shuttle to
airport & BRSC, continental breakfast $104/night single/double
Inn by Marriott: 208-385-9000 at 7303 W. Denton St. Within walking distance $115/night single/double
Suites: (extended stay suites) 208-322-4300 at 700 N. Cole Rd Within walking distance $95/night single $110/night double
Mention you are
playing in this tournament for the tournament rate.
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Monday, April 15, 2019 11:59:00 PM Mountain Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
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