2019 Hawai'i Island Open

Super Round Robin & Draw Doubles Event

USATT Sanctioned 2 Star Tournament

Saturday, November 9, 2019

WAIMEA COMMUNITY CENTER 

65-1260 Kawaihae Road, Kamuela, HI 96743

 

6 spots remain for Super Round Robin

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

or

"ENTRY FORM" TO PRINT OUT AND MAIL IN


Current Players Entered


Sponsored by: Table Tennis & More, North Kohala TTC, HowzitKohala, & LSW Consuklting, Inc.

Tournament Directors: Len Winkler &  John Romoa   

Tournament Referee: Len Winkler


ONLY 24 Players can enter the Super Round Robin. The first 24 Players that pay and enter can reserve their spot so ENTER EARLY.


Location: Waimea Community Center in Beautiful Waimea, center of the Big Island of Hawai'i. Easy to get to from Kona or Hilo Airport; less than 30 minute drive from the Golden Sunny Kohala Coast & it's 4 & 5 Star Resorts; 2500 foot elevation; cool clean breezes; walking distance to food court, restaurants, grocery stores, shopping mall & more. Play our tournament and stay a few extra days for a great vacation! Aloha!

Entry Deadline: October 31, 2019.  Entries received after this date will only be accepted based on available space and have a late charge   No entries will be accepted at Tournament.   ENTER EARLY AS TOTAL PLAYERS WILL BE 24. IF YOU ENTER AFTER October 31; ADD LATE FEE of $15.00.

Equipment: Nittaku Plastic 40+ white 3-Star balls. 6 Tournament Tables from XIOM, with barrier between tables.

Eligibility: All players who are current USATT members, renew or join and players that purchase a USATT Tournament Pass. All events have player entry limits, so enter early to avoid disappointment & put on waiting list. Ratings: The most current ratings available will be used for seeding.

Restrictions:  After the entry deadline, no refunds. Also, entries received October 31 will be accepted on an available space basis only. Tournament director’s decisions are final. All events have player entry limits, so enter early to avoid disappointment & put on waiting list.

SUPER ROUND ROBIN Limit 24 players. Players are put into preliminary round robin groups of at least 3 with players of all levels. ALL players will advance from preliminary round robin to medal round robin groups of 3-6 players, based on win/loss record and number of entrants. We will have 3 -4 skill level groups in medal round.  NO ELIMINATIONS. Medal round has players compete against others of their skill level. Minimum number of matches is 4, maximum is 9. Lots of fun.

Rules: All USATT rules and dress code will apply. 2 minute maximum warm-up before tournament matches. An umpire will be available, if needed. Tournament director reserves the right to cancel an event or make adjustments based on number of players entered in an event. The entrant agrees to abide by the rules of the USATT and decisions of the tournaments officials and relieves the sponsors, hosting club, and USATT of liability.

Fee Schedule:  $30.00 per player for Super Round Robin, $10.00 per player for doubles.

Prizes: Cash awarded for 1st and 2nd place winners in Super Round Robin Division A. Medals for 1st and 2nd place in all other events. No prizes will be awarded for splits, dumps, default losses or no shows.

Additional Information:  We'll have lunch & other goodies available for players. We will have a scoreboard for each table & request that 1 player in round robin that is not currently playing a match keep score.

ENTRY LIMITS: Super RR, 24 players; Draw Doubles, 18 Teams

Contact Len Winkler at 808-889-1099 or John Romoa at 808-345-8443           

Email: len@tabletennisandmore.com  

TOURNAMENT HOTELS:

Kamuela Inn http://www.hawaii-inns.com/hi/wai/kin/index.html (4 minute drive, 15 minute walk)

Waimea Country Lodge: http://www.castleresorts.com/Home/accommodations/waimea-country-lodge (2 minute drive, 7 minute walk)

Hawi, the hotel for a past tournament: http://www.kohalavillageinn.com/  (35 minute drive)

All resorts on the famous Kohala Coast are 4 & 5 Star properties. If you plan to have a vacation before or after the tournament, these are great places to stay; less than 30 minute drive to gym. Click on the following resorts for more information:

Mauna Kea,   Mauna Lani,   Fairmont Orchid,   Waikoloa Hilton,   Waikoloa Marriott,   Hapuna Beach Prince Resort

Driving directions from KONA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:

Driving directions from HILO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:

Additional Information:  Contact Len at (808)889-1099 Email: len@tabletennisandmore.com      

 

ENTER ONLINE, SECURE SERVER, BELOW...A $3.00 CHARGE WILL OCCUR DUE TO CREDIT CARD PROCESSING.         Please specify in "OTHER INFO" when entering online (at checkout) name of your double's partner or "NEED ONE". Thank You. By Entering online, I will abide by all USATT regulations. I assume full responsibility for my participation in this tournament and release the sponsors, tournament committee and USATT from all claims. Tournament directors reserve the right to cancel events due to insufficient number of players and to close events when full. Decisions are final, but full refunds will be given for any cancelled events.

 ONLINE ENTRY

COST

EVENT PRIZES 1st/2nd EARLIEST START TIME
$30.00 SUPER ROUND ROBIN

 LIMIT 24 PLAYERS

$100 for 1st & $60.00 2nd place in A Division. Medals for B,C,D Divisions.  9am

$6.00** (REQUIRED) Registration Fee for Waimea Parks & Recreation    
Various memberships as per pull down menu

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(REQUIRED) *USATT MEMBERSHIP or USATT TOURNAMENT PASS*

  Donation for prizes, food, water, equipment THANK YOU    

   Donation To USATT National Team Fund THANK YOU    

$10.00

Draw Doubles

Limit 18 Teams

Medals  3:00pm or Immediately after Super Round Robin Concludes

       *REQUIRED...You must either be a current USATT Member, rejoin the USATT, join the USATT, or buy a USATT Tournament Pass to play.

                   

DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM TO PRINT OUT, AND MAIL IN

Directions from KONA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:

Directions from HILO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:

 

Current Players Entered

Ian Dugan (Kohala)

Kimiko Yoshimiya (Kohala)

Eli Siapol (Kauai)

Brain Barnett (Washington State)

Kiyoko Endo (Honolulu)

John Romoa (Waimea, B.I.)

Frank Miller (Captain Cook)

Stewart Hunter (Hilo)

Lory Hunter (Hilo)

Stephen Freedman (Kurtistown)

Jim Yahner (Kona)

Jeffrey Cumes (Captain Cook)

Charlie Kow (Hilo)

Lesi Sekona (Honokaa)

Wayne Henry (Honolulu)

Bradley Parker (Kealakekua)

Jim Gibbons (Waimea, B.I.)

Nathaniel Dilworth (San Antonio, TX)