Athens GA Table Tennis Tournaments:
Giant Round Robin on May 25, 2019
Athens GA Table Tennis – Giant Round Robin – Summer 2019
Where: East Athens Community Center, 400 McKinley Dr, Athens, GA 30601
When: May 25th, 2019 – Starts promptly at 10:00 am, please arrive and sign-in before 9:45am
Cost: $10 For Athens-Clarke County Residents, $15 for everyone else. Lunch will be provided.
Practice: Gym opens on day of tournament for practice to begin at 9:15am
Tournament Director: Sean O’Connell – USATT Certified Umpire
Matches: All games will be to 11 points; Stage 3 matches are best of 7 games, all others are best of 5
Format: Giant Round Robin – Stage 1 – Preliminary Round Robin – Players divided into groups of 6 players for matches against each other. Stage 2 – Based on playing records in the Preliminary Round Robin, players will be placed into appropriate class round robin events for the Main Event (For example: A/B/C/D/E/F). Stage 3 – Single-Elimination Finals for group winners & runners-up.
Registration: Online registration is recommended: Visit Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Catalog. Look under “Recreation” tab, then “General Recreation-All Ages tab”, then select “Table Tennis Tournament”. Please create an account and register online by May 18th, 2019.
-Or, cut off the bottom of this page and mail completed entry form with check or cash payment to: Athens GA Table Tennis, P.O. Box 1432, Athens, GA 30603. Liability waiver must be completed before playing on day of tournament if player not registered online.
Prizes: $75 cash prize for 1st place / $25 cash prize for 2nd place of RANDOMLY SELECTED Class Champion. May have some door prizes and will offer free club t-shirt to winner of top division.
Rules/Equipment: The laws of table tennis as written by the ITTF and USATT will be enforced to the best of the organizer’s ability. DHS D40+ 3 star balls used for all events. 6 tables in main gym. Don’t wear a white shirt or one with offensive content, or you’ll be asked to change shirts.
Cancellation: The organizer reserves the right to cancel the tournament or modify the format based on the number of entries.
Most recent tournament was 1/19/2019- Here’s the Athens GA 2019 Winter Round Robin Results: