Washington State Senior Games

Table Tennis

Date:
Friday, July 27 and Saturday, July 28, 2018
Time:
Doors open at 8:30 am
Games to begin at 9:30 am
Venue:
United Lutheran Church
1231 S 76th St
Tacoma, WA 98408
Commissioner:
Henry Blankenship
702-544-2338
tbltens@yahoo.com
Events:
  • Men's and Women's Singles
    • 9:30 am on Saturday, July 28
  • Men's and Women's Doubles
    • 9:30 am on Friday, July 27
  • Mixed Doubles
    • 1:00 pm on Friday, July 27
  • Random Draw Doubles
    • 1:00 pm on Friday, July 27
  • Hard Bat (recreational) Singles
    • 1:00 pm on Saturday, July 28
Participants may enter one or all events, but only one age group in each event.
Fees:
  • Registraton fee: $35 ($25 if postmarked by May 25th)
  • Event fee: $10 per event
  • More information on fee details
Registration Rules:
  • No on-site registration is authorized.
  • Players must provide their own paddles. Balls will be provided.
  • We will be using the new "poly 40+" balls.
  • Paddles in the hard bat events can be any color. All games in this event will be 21 point games
Format/Rules:
  • Tournament format will be round robin (pool play), with group winners advancing.
  • The sport commissioner reserves the rights to change the tournament format for any age division based on numbers of entries, space restriction, or other circumstances.
  • Play shall consist of a five-game match. The winner shall be the first player to win three games.
  • Player's paddles must meet USATT rules, with approved red and black rubber.
  • Throughout the match, play shall be continuous, with a two-minute break between games.
  • Matches will be conducted in accordance with current USATT rules.
  • White shirts are discouraged since the only balls that will be used are white.
  • 3-minute maximum time allotment for pre-game warm-up.
Note:
  • Event poster
  • Lunch will be provided on both days of the event