Rules

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1. COMPETITION                       

               A Grade -         Division 1  = 8 TEAMS

                                             Division 2  = 8 TEAMS

2. PLAYING DAYS                       

               Commencing  on Sunday 5th of May until 4th of August (Finals)

               Back up date: 11th August.

               Rained off games will be re scheduled

 

3. PLAYING HOURS                   

               FIRST ROUND ASSEMBLE AT  9.15 am play will START AT  9.30 am  

               SECOND ROUND ASSEMBLE 11.30 am play will START AT 11.45 am

 

4. TEAMS                                   

               Consist of three players

               (Two male / one female)

 

5. GAMES                                  

               Three games of doubles – each of 40  minutes duration  - finish strictly with the                bell  - DO NOT finish the point

          

6. COMPETITION SCORE           

               Two points for each win

               Two points for winning match

               In the event of a draw games will be counted to determine the overall

               Winner. (possible points 8)

 

7. A GRADE         DIV ONE (A&B)                  

               Will play one full round (ie.7 matches) then split into a top 4 and bottom 4 and play a further 3 matches.  (If time permits)

               (All points carry forward)

 

8. COST                                      $30 PER TEAM ie. $10 each player

               Captains to collect and pay before play commences

 

9. BALLS                                     

               Shall be supplied by Burwood Park Tennis Club and must be returned at completion of play.

 

10. CANCELLATIONS                    

               All captains will be advised by 8.30 am for 9.30 Round

               10 am for 11.45 Round.

               Cancelled games will be rescheduled on the net spare Sunday if possible, if this is also rained off, points will be shared.

 

11. PROMOTION/ RELEGATION               

               A Grade – The last placed team in Division 1 will be replaced by the winner of Division 2.  

 

THE LAST SUNDAY OF THE COMPETITION WILL BE FINALS DAY

A PRIZEGIVING AND BARBEQUE WILL BE HELD