WCF Pickleball & Cornhole Tournament

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  • August 21, 2022
  • 11 AM to 2 PM

Benefits the Wichita Cancer Foundation

  • Competitive and Recreational Pickleball Doubles
  • Kids Pickleball Klinic (ages 7-12)
  • Doubles Cornhole Tournament
  • Delicious Brunch and Beverages
  • Great Silent Auction

Ticket Options

  • Pickleball Doubles Team - $150, includes brunch and drink tickets for both players
  • Cornhole Doubles Team - $100, includes brunch and drink tickets for both players
  • Spectator Ticket - $50 per adult for brunch and drink ticket, $15 for kids 4-12 includes brunch and juice ticket (kids under 4 are free)
  • Kids Klinic (ages 7-12) - $30 for 30-minute pickleball lesson; no prior experience necessary; equipment will be provided

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    Rule the court in King/Queen of the court! Win a game, move up a court, lose a game, move down a court. All abilities welcome!

  • June 29, 2024 - June 30, 2024 All day

    $60 per team per event. Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles, and Mixed Doubles events. 5 game guarantee.

  • Parent N Child Pickleball Tournament
    July 3, 2024 10:00 AM - July 3, 2024 1:00 PM

    Get ready to have some friendly competition and fun at our Parent N Child tournament! Join us in making memories that will last a lifetime and sharing the court with your kiddo! One player must be over the age 18 and the other must be under the age of 18. See you on the courts! $50 per team.

  • July 4, 2024 7:00 AM - July 4, 2024 1:00 PM

    Mixed doubles 3.0 to 4.0.  Entry fee is a gift card from your favorite place to shop. Limited to first 14 teams.

    Format is pool play followed by single elimination bracket.

    Call the West YMCA at 942-2271 or email Peter.Denning@ymcawichita.org to sign up.

  • July 12, 2024 - July 14, 2024 All day

    Welcome to the PanAmerican Championship, held at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center at Tulsa University. Registration is $70 for all events. There is a non-refundable $5 service fee per event for the first two events, capped at $10.

    Events will be Men's Doubles, Men's Singles, Women's Doubles, Women's Singles, Mixed Doubles, and a 50/50 Mixed Doubles (where one player is over 50 and the other under 50).

    Brackets will be separated by age (12 - 49, and 50+), and skill. Brackets with too few entries may be combined by age and/or skill at the discretion of the tournament director.

    Format: Brackets will be a Round Robin, followed by a single elimination bracket to determine medal winners. The tournament directory reserves the right to change this format if needed.

    Each day will start at 8:00 AM. Exact start times for each bracket will be posted the Monday before the tournament.

    Event schedule:

    Friday; Men's Singles, Women's Singles, 50/50 Mixed Doubles
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  • The Dink Minor League
    July 13, 2024 All day

    The future of pickleball is NOW: Minor League Pickleball is sweeping the nation with its innovative, fun and social amateur MLPlay™ Team Event.

    Format

    Minor League Pickleball is an innovative team competition where teams of 4 players (2 women and 2 men) compete against each other in an engaging format, with twists on traditional match-ups and scoring for games, matches, and tiebreakers. Teams compete against each other in Matches using the MLPlay™ format:

    MLPlay™ is an ingenious gameplay format that brings men and women together on a level playing court. In the MLPlay™ format team matches are composed of four 21-point games, one women’s doubles, a men’s doubles, and the final two games consisting of mixed doubles. If both teams are tied at 2-2 after the 4 games are played, they’ll go to a Dreambreaker™! In a Dreambreaker™ one person from each team plays singles against the other team’s player, switching players every four rallies until someone gets to 21 and wins by two points.

    Rules

    For the full Minor League Pickleball rules: https://www.dupr.com/minorleague/rules

    DUPR Divisions

    DUPR 20 (The team’s aggregate DUPR must not exceed 20.99)
    DUPR 18 (The team’s aggregate DUPR must not exceed 18.30)
    DUPR 16 (The team’s aggregate DUPR must not exceed 16.30)
    DUPR 14 (The team’s aggregate DUPR must not exceed 14.30)
    **Maximum individual player DUPR cannot exceed 4.10 to play in DUPR 14
    DUPR 12 (The team’s aggregate DUPR must not exceed 12.30)
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    Once a team registers for a Minor League Pickleball event, their ratings are “locked” and their DUPR increasing or decreasing will not impact the team’s aggregate or division placement.
    To sign up for any Minor League event, a DUPR account is required at the time of registration. Not rated players can play; however, their estimated rating will be verified by the tournament director.

    Substitute Players

    A team that needs a player substitute can either edit their team by signing into Swish and making the edits themselves or a player may submit the player substitute information directly to the tournament organizer. Substitute player’s DUPR may not cause the established team’s aggregate to go over max event’s aggregate.

    Cancellation/Refund Policy

    To receive a refund minus the $5 technology fee, cancellation must be received by the end of day 15 days prior to the Minor League Pickleball start date. Eg: Event start date is June 15, 2024. Cancellation must be received by 11:59pm local time on Friday, June 1, 2024. After June 1, 2024, no refunds will be issued.

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    $100 entry fee per team. Each player gets a $10 gift card.

    • Mixed Competitive from 9 AM - 12 PM
    • Social-Fun Drink in Hand from 12 PM - 3 PM

    Prizes provided for 1st and 2nd place teams.

    Contact Scott Wolford at (316) 841-5200 if you have questions.

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    This tournament will be a Round Robin format
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    - All games win by 2

    Events with 8 or more teams will be divided into two pools, with the top two teams advancing. The top team from Pool 1 will play the second place team from Pool 2 and the top team from Pool 2 will play the second place team from Pool 1. The winning teams will play each other for gold/silver. Losing teams will play each other for bronze. Medal matches coming from pools are 2/3 to 11.

    Players are to play according to the USA Pickleball rules and conduct themselves in a professional, congenial manner. Inappropriate behavior, verbal or physical, will not be tolerated.

    * Necessary changes will be made at the discretion of the Tournament Director to enhance experience.

    * THIS IS A SKILL/AGE TOURNAMENT. AGE MAY BE COMBINED AT THE DISCRETION OF TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR IF NOT SUFFICIENT TEAMS TO FORM A BRACKET

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    Mixed Doubles - skill levels 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5+ -Ages <50 yrs, 50+ years

    Players must register within 7 days of their partner or will be moved to the waitlist until both players are registered.

    Fee: $50 per player for first event; additional $5 for a second event. (Fee: $45 registration + $5 service fee for one event, or $45 registration + $10 service fee for two events.)

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